wrang

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

wrang

  1. simple past tense of wring

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *wrang, from Proto-Germanic *wrangaz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

wrang ‎(comparative wranger, superlative wrangst)

  1. astringent (mouthfeel), tart

Declension[edit]

Inflection of wrang
uninflected wrang
inflected wrange
comparative wranger
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial wrang wranger het wrangst
het wrangste
indefinite m./f. sing. wrange wrangere wrangste
n. sing. wrang wranger wrangste
plural wrange wrangere wrangste
definite wrange wrangere wrangste
partitive wrangs wrangers

German[edit]

Verb[edit]

wrang

  1. First-person singular preterite of wringen.
  2. Third-person singular preterite of wringen.

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Old Norse adjective rangr from an earlier *wrangr

Noun[edit]

wrang n

  1. wrong, injustice

Adjective[edit]

wrang

  1. rough, uneven

Descendants[edit]


Scots[edit]

Adjective[edit]

wrang (comparative mair wrang, superlative maist wrang)

  1. Wrong.

Adverb[edit]

wrang (comparative mair wrang, superlative maist wrang)

  1. Wrong.