pekoral

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Attested since 1796 according to Svenska Akademiens ordbok. From pecoralis ("of the cattle"), from pecus ("cattle").

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Noun[edit]

pekoral n

  1. A text written in a grandiloquent or pompous style but lacking literary quality, thus making it seem overly pretentious or ridiculous.
    Hennes dikter om ängsblommor var ett klockrent pekoral.
    Her poems about meadow flowers was pure pretentious twaddle.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of pekoral
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative pekoral pekoralet pekoral pekoralen
Genitive pekorals pekoralets pekorals pekoralens

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