vike

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See also: vīķe, vīķē, and вике

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Respelling of the first part of the word.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vike (plural vikes)

  1. (colloquial, usually in the plural) Vicodin
    She's on vikes, so don't take her seriously today.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse víka, víkja

Verb[edit]

vike (imperative vik, present tense viker, passive vikes, simple past vek or veik, past participle veket, present participle vikende)

  1. to give away, yield
  2. to look away, turn aside, waver
  3. to recede, retreat
  4. to depart, go away, leave

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse víka, víkja

Verb[edit]

vike (present tense vik, past tense veik, past participle vike, passive infinitive vikast, present participle vikande, imperative vik)

  1. to give away, yield
  2. to look away, turn aside, waver
  3. to recede, retreat
  4. to depart, go away, leave

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