lutter

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /lutər/, [ˈlud̥ɐ]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German lūtter (clean, pure, unmixed).

Adjective[edit]

lutter (neuter lutter, plural and definite singular attributive lutter)

  1. sheer, all, nothing but

Etymology 2[edit]

See lut (lute).

Noun[edit]

lutter c

  1. plural indefinite of lut

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French luitier, loitier, luiter, from Vulgar Latin luctāre, from Latin luctārī, present active infinitive of luctor (struggle), from Proto-Indo-European *lewg- (bend, twist). Compare Portuguese lutar, Spanish luchar, Catalan lluitar, Italian lottare, Romanian lupta.

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Verb[edit]

lutter

  1. (intransitive) to struggle, to fight
    lutter contre la discriminationto fight/struggle against discrimation
  2. (sports) to wrestle

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

lutter m

  1. indefinite plural of lutt