ruigte

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Dutch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch ruuchte. Equivalent to ruig +‎ -te.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrœy̯x.tə/
  • Hyphenation: ruig‧te

Noun[edit]

ruigte f or n (plural ruigten or ruigtes)

  1. wild vegetation
  2. wilderness
    Synonyms: wildernis, woestenij
  3. roughness
    Synonym: ruigheid
  4. (now dialectal) rubbish, waste
  5. (now dialectal) scum, rabble

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Verb[edit]

ruigte

  1. past participle of ruig