styvmoderlig

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

styvmoder +‎ -lig

Adjective[edit]

styvmoderlig

  1. unfair, disadvantageous, with less care and warmth than expected, like a stepmother

Declension[edit]

Inflection of styvmoderlig
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular styvmoderlig styvmoderligare styvmoderligast
Neuter singular styvmoderligt styvmoderligare styvmoderligast
Plural styvmoderliga styvmoderligare styvmoderligast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 styvmoderlige styvmoderligare styvmoderligaste
All styvmoderliga styvmoderligare styvmoderligaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.