Wt/sco/greet

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(No language code specified.): /ɡɹiːt/
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Etymology 1[edit]

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Verb[edit]

greet (third-person singular semple praisent Wt/sco/greets, praisent pairteeciple Wt/sco/greeting, simple past and past participle Wt/sco/greeted)

  1. To address with salutations or expressions of kind wishes; to salute; to hail; to welcome; to accost with friendship; to pay respects or compliments to, either personally or through the intervention of another, or by writing or token.
    My lord, the mayor of London comes to greet you. -Shak.
  2. To come upon, or meet, as with something that makes the heart glad.
    In vain the spring my senses greets. -Addison.
  3. To accost; to address.
  4. Template:Wt/sco/Intransitive To meet and give salutations.
    There greet in silence, as the dead are wont, And sleep in peace. -Shak.
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

greet (comparative mair Wt/sco/greet, superlative maist Wt/sco/greet)

  1. (Template:Context 1) Great.

Etymology 3[edit]

From a blend of two Script error: No such module "Wt/sco/etymology language". verbs, Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist. (cognate with Swedish Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist.', Danish Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist.) and Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist. (of uncertain ultimate origin), both ‘weep, lament’.

Verb[edit]

greet (third-person singular semple praisent Wt/sco/greets, praisent pairteeciple Wt/sco/greeting, simple past and past participle Wt/sco/greeted)

  1. Template:Wt/sco/Scottish To weep; cry, lament.
    Divint greet wor lass, he had a canny innins.

Noun[edit]

  1. Template:Wt/sco/Obsolete Mourning, weeping, lamentation.

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Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

Template:Wt/sco/Enm-adj

  1. great (large, significant)

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Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a blend of two Script error: No such module "Wt/sco/etymology language". verbs, Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist. (cognate with Swedish Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist.', Danish Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist.) and Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist. (of uncertain ultimate origin), both ‘weep, lament’.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tae Wt/sco/greet (third-person singular simple present greets, present participle greetin, simple past grat or grettit, past participle grutten)

  1. to weep, lament

Noun[edit]

greet (uncoontable)

  1. cry, lamentation

Adjective[edit]

Wt/sco/greet (comparative {{{1}}}, superlative {{{2}}})

  1. great

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