sned

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Verb[edit]

sned (third-person singular simple present sneds, present participle snedding, simple past and past participle snedded)

  1. (Britain, dialectal, transitive) To lop.
    Synonyms: snathe, snead

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for sned in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Abbreviation of Old Swedish snedher. Related to snedd (obliqueness, inclination).

Alternative forms[edit]

  • sne (colloquial)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eː

Adjective[edit]

sned (comparative snedare, superlative snedast)

  1. not straight; sloping; at a non-right angle to; neither horizontal nor vertical
  2. angry (with), sour; in a very bad mood

Declension[edit]

Inflection of sned
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular sned snedare snedast
Neuter singular snett snedare snedast
Plural sneda snedare snedast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 snede snedare snedaste
All sneda snedare snedaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

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