munter

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Noun[edit]

munter ‎(plural munters)

  1. (Britain, slang, pejorative) An ugly person.
    I'm never going to date her; she's a right munter.
  2. (New Zealand, slang) A person often impaired by alcohol or recreational drugs.
    He's a real munter; he was really munted at the party.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German munter ‎(merry, awake).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mɔntər/, [ˈmɔnˀd̥ɐ]

Adjective[edit]

munter

  1. merry, cheerful

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of munter
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular munter muntrere muntrest
Neuter singular muntert muntrere muntrest
Plural muntre muntrere muntrest
Definite muntre muntrere muntreste

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German munter, from Old High German muntar, from Proto-Germanic *mundraz.

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Adjective[edit]

munter ‎(comparative munterer, superlative am muntersten)

  1. merry, awake, brisk, cheery.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German munter

Adjective[edit]

munter ‎(neuter singular muntert, definite singular and plural muntre, comparative muntrere, indefinite superlative muntrest, definite superlative muntreste)

  1. cheerful

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German munter

Adjective[edit]

munter ‎(neuter singular muntert, definite singular and plural muntre, comparative muntrare, indefinite superlative muntrast, definite superlative muntraste)

  1. cheerful

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Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

munter

  1. Alternative form of monter

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-ts, *-tt are modified to z, t. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.


Saterland Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare German munter; Dutch monter.

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munter

  1. awake; sharp; alert
  2. lively; sprightly

Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

munter

  1. merry; jolly; happy