svett

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From past participle of Old Norse sveitast

Adjective[edit]

svett ‎(neuter singular svett, definite singular and plural svette, comparative svettere, indefinite superlative svettest, definite superlative svetteste)

  1. sweaty

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

svett

  1. imperative of svette

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sveiti, from Proto-Germanic *swait-, from Proto-Indo-European *swoyd- ‎(to sweat), *sweyd-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

svett

  1. (colloquial) sweaty

Declension[edit]

Inflection of svett
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular svett
Neuter singular svett
Plural svetta
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 svette
All svetta
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.

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Noun[edit]

svett c

  1. sweat

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