rev

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See also: Rev, řev, rev., and Rev.

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Abbreviation of revolution

Noun[edit]

rev ‎(plural revs)

  1. revolution
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Etymology 2[edit]

Abbreviation of reverend

Abbreviation[edit]

rev

  1. reverend

Etymology 3[edit]

Abbreviation of revolutions, rpm

Verb[edit]

rev ‎(third-person singular simple present revs, present participle revving, simple past and past participle revved)

  1. To increase the speed of a motor, or to operate at a higher speed.
    He revved the engine in a rather macho style.
    You could hear the engines revving from a mile away.
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Kurdish[edit]

Noun[edit]

rev ?, f

  1. run
  2. escape

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

rev

  1. rafsi of renvi.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia no

rev (1)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse refr, from Proto-Germanic *rebaz.

Noun[edit]

rev m ‎(definite singular reven, indefinite plural rever, definite plural revene)

  1. a fox (also used figuratively)
  2. (slang) marijuana
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Etymology 2[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

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From Old Norse rif

Noun[edit]

rev n ‎(definite singular revet, indefinite plural rev, definite plural reva or revene)

  1. a reef (ridge of rock or coral in the sea)
  2. a reef (nautical) (in a sail)
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Etymology 3[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

rev

  1. imperative of reve
  2. simple past of rive

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse refr, from Proto-Germanic *rebaz.

Noun[edit]

rev m ‎(definite singular reven, indefinite plural revar, definite plural revane)

  1. a fox (also used figuratively)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse rif

Noun[edit]

rev n ‎(definite singular revet, indefinite plural rev, definite plural reva)

  1. a reef (ridge of rock or coral in the sea)
  2. a reef (nautical) (in a sail)
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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

rev c, n

  1. a fishing line c
  2. a reef; rocks close to the water surface. n

Declension[edit]

Inflection of rev 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative rev reven revar revarna
Genitive revs revens revars revarnas
Inflection of rev 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative rev revet rev reven
Genitive revs revets revs revens

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Verb[edit]

rev

  1. past tense of riva.