spritt

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Attested since the 19th century. Borrowing from Danish sprit, from German Sprit, from French esprit, from Latin spīritus.

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Noun[edit]

spritt n (genitive singular spritts, no plural)

  1. a clear, strong solution of alcohol
  2. the alcohol itself; pure alcohol (usually ethanol)
  3. rubbing alcohol
  4. industrial alcohol (as fuel, etc.)
  5. (colloquial) alcoholic drinks

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Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

spritt

  1. absolute indefinite neuter form of spridd.

Verb[edit]

spritt

  1. supine of sprida.