tvetydig

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A calque of the German zweideutig, itself a calque of the French équivoque (equivocal).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tvetyːdi/, [ˈtˢveˌtyːˀði]

Adjective[edit]

tvetydig

  1. ambiguous
  2. equivocal
  3. dubious
  4. improper, risqué, suggestive

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of tvetydig
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular tvetydig 2
Neuter singular tvetydigt 2
Plural tvetydige 2
Definite attributive1 tvetydige
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A calque of German zweideutig, itself a calque of French équivoque (equivocal).

Adjective[edit]

tvetydig (neuter singular tvetydig, definite singular and plural tvetydige)

  1. ambiguous
  2. equivocal
  3. dubious
  4. improper, risqué, suggestive

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Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tvetydig

  1. ambiguous (open to multiple interpretations)


This Swedish entry was created from the translations listed at ambiguous. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see tvetydig in the Swedish Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) April 2010