sløv

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sljór, slær.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sløːv/, [sløwˀ]

Adjective[edit]

sløv

  1. blunt
  2. dull
  3. listless, sluggish, torpid, lethargic, apathetic
  4. drowsy

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of sløv
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular sløv sløvere sløvest2
Neuter singular sløvt sløvere sløvest2
Plural sløve sløvere sløvest2
Definite attributive1 sløve sløvere sløveste
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.

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