makee

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

makee

  1. Eye dialect spelling of makes.
    • 1919, Frederick O'Brien, White Shadows in the South Seas[1]:
      My son makee for pliest."
    • 1915, Edward C. Taylor, Ted Strong's Motor Car[2]:
      "Say, Song, you see something makee you flaid this moling?" said Stella, imitating Song's pidgin English.
    • 1911, Edwin Dingle, Across China on Foot[3]:
      "Alas!" he shouted, for we were at a rapid, "my savee makee good chow.
  2. Eye dialect spelling of make.
    • (Can we date this quote?) J.C. Hutcheson, Young Tom Bowling[4]:
      "You makee singsong ob de lilly buckra sailor!"

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

makea ‎(sweet)

Adjective[edit]

makee ‎(comparative makeempi, superlative makein)

  1. (dialect) sweet
  2. (slang) cool, great, beautiful

Declension[edit]

Inflection of makee (Kotus type 20/filee, no gradation)
nominative makee makeet
genitive makeen makeiden
makeitten
partitive makeeta makeita
illative makeehen
makeeseen
makeihin
makeisiin
singular plural
nominative makee makeet
accusative nom.? makee makeet
gen. makeen
genitive makeen makeiden
makeitten
partitive makeeta makeita
inessive makeessa makeissa
elative makeesta makeista
illative makeehen
makeeseen
makeihin
makeisiin
adessive makeella makeilla
ablative makeelta makeilta
allative makeelle makeille
essive makeena makeina
translative makeeksi makeiksi
instructive makein
abessive makeetta makeitta
comitative makeine