English - Etymology
English - Pronunciation
- IPA(key): /veɪɡ/
- Rhymes: -eɪɡ
English - Adjective
- Not clearly expressed; stated in indefinite terms.
- Not having a precise meaning.
- Not clearly defined, grasped, or understood; indistinct; slight.
English - Noun
English - Verb
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Catalan - Adjective
French - Etymology 1
From Middle French, from Old French vague (“movement on the surface of a liquid, ripple”), from Old Norse vágr (“sea”), from Proto-Germanic *wēgaz (“wave, storm”), from Proto-Indo-European *weǵhe- (“to drag, carry”). Cognate with Swedish våg (“wave”), Middle Dutch waeghe, wage (“wave”), Old High German wāge (“wave”), Old English wǣg (“wave, billow, motion, flood”). More at waw, wave.
- IPA(key): /vaɡ/
French - Etymology 2
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Galician - Verb
Portuguese - Verb
- First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of vagar
- Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of vagar
- First-person singular (eu) affirmative imperative of vagar
- Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of vagar
- Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of vagar