matt

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See also: Matt, mAtt, mätt, mått, and Matt.

English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

matt

  1. (British) alternative spelling of matte

Noun[edit]

matt

  1. Alternative spelling of mat (an alloy in coppersmithing)

Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

matt ‎(genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. checkmate (chess)

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German[edit]

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matt ‎(comparative matter, superlative am mattesten)

  1. dull (not shiny)
  2. exhausted, weak, feeble (not lively, vigorous, energetic)
    • 1903, Fanny zu Reventlow, Ellen Olestjerne, in Franziska Gräfin zu Reventlow: Gesammelte Werke, Albert Langen, page 624:
      Während der langen Heimfahrt senkte sich allmählich eine matte Stimmung über die sonst so unermüdlich frohe Gesellschaft.
      During the long trip home, gradually a feeble mood came down on the otherwise so tirelessly cheery group.

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  • matt in Duden online

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Luxembourgish[edit]

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matt ‎(masculine matten, neuter matt, comparative méi matt, superlative am mattsten)

  1. matte, dull, wan
  2. feeble, weary

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French mat and German matt

Adjective[edit]

matt ‎(neuter singular matt, definite singular and plural matte, comparative mattere, indefinite superlative mattest, definite superlative matteste)

  1. (colour) dull, matt
  2. weak, feeble, listless
  3. (chess) checkmated
  4. (glass) frosted

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French mat and German matt

Adjective[edit]

matt ‎(neuter singular matt, definite singular and plural matte, comparative mattare, indefinite superlative mattast, definite superlative mattaste)

  1. (colour) dull, matt
  2. weak, feeble, listless
  3. (chess) checkmated
  4. (glass) frosted

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Swedish[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

matt (comparative mattare, superlative mattast)

  1. weak, listless
  2. (of colours) matte
  3. (chess) checkmate, in the phrase göra någon matt

Declension[edit]

Inflection of matt
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular matt mattare mattast
Neuter singular matt mattare mattast
Plural matta mattare mattast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 matte mattare mattaste
All matta mattare mattaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

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