nedsættende

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the present participle of nedsætte (reduce), in an archaic sense "belittle", "denigrate" "disparage".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nedsɛtənə/, [ˈneðˌsɛd̥ənə]

Adjective[edit]

nedsættende

  1. derogatory, disparaging, slighting
  2. (adverbially) disparagingly

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of nedsættende
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular nedsættende 2
Neuter singular nedsættende 2
Plural nedsættende 2
Definite attributive1 nedsættende
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

nedsættende

  1. present participle of nedsætte