zwoel

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier swoel, probably from Middle Low German swûl, swôl ( > German Low German swool, German schwül), Old English swōl, swōliġ. More at sweal.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /zʋul/
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  • Hyphenation: zwoel
  • Rhymes: -ul

Adjective[edit]

zwoel (comparative zwoeler, superlative zwoelst)

  1. oppressive, muggy, sultry
  2. sensual

Declension[edit]

Inflection of zwoel
uninflected zwoel
inflected zwoele
comparative zwoeler
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial zwoel zwoeler het zwoelst
het zwoelste
indefinite m./f. sing. zwoele zwoelere zwoelste
n. sing. zwoel zwoeler zwoelste
plural zwoele zwoelere zwoelste
definite zwoele zwoelere zwoelste
partitive zwoels zwoelers

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