sneu

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /snøː/
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  • Hyphenation: sneu
  • Rhymes: -øː

Etymology 1[edit]

From a dialectal variant of snode.

Adjective[edit]

sneu (comparative sneuer, superlative sneust)

  1. pitiful, pathetic, sad
    Hebt ge RSI?? Goh, da's sneu...
    You got RSI?? Phew, that's too bad...
    sneu geld
    wasted money
  2. disappointed
    een sneu gezicht trekken
    pull a long face
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of sneu
uninflected sneu
inflected sneue
comparative sneuer
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial sneu sneuer het sneust
het sneuste
indefinite m./f. sing. sneue sneuere sneuste
n. sing. sneu sneuer sneuste
plural sneue sneuere sneuste
definite sneue sneuere sneuste
partitive sneus sneuers

Adverb[edit]

sneu

  1. pitiful, pathetic, sad
    Sneu gelopen!
    That went bad!
  2. disappointed
    er sneu uitzien
    cut a sorry figure

Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From English snood.

Noun[edit]

sneu f (plural sneuen, diminutive sneuke n)

  1. (fishing) any of the branch lines with baited hooks off a longline ("beug"); snood, gangion


Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch sneeuw.

Noun[edit]

sneu

  1. snow