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quisling   
      

It Has 8 letters ( q u i s l i n g )         3 vowels ( u i i )         5 consonants ( q s l n g )         Word on the contrary gnilsiuq

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1940, after Vidkun Quisling (1887–1945), who ruled the Nazi collaborationist government of Norway during World War Two. Romanization of the Danish place name _Kvislemark_.

1940, after Vidkun Quisling (1887–1945), who ruled the Nazi collaborationist government of Norway during World War Two. Romanization of the Danish place name Kvislemark.

Which the in categoryENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /ˈkwɪzlɪŋ/

  • IPA(key): /ˈkwɪzlɪŋ/

Which the in categoryENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

QUISLING (_plural_ QUISLINGS) * (pejorative) A traitor who collaborates with the enemy. * 1993, Will Self, _My Idea of Fun_: The man she cherishes, the man she butterfly-kisses, the man she sleeps curved around like two spoons in a drawer. It is he who is evil, he who is sworn to destroy her, an emotional QUISLING of the first water. For usage examples of this term, see the citations page. SYNONYMS * (traitor): collaborator, traitor, rat DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

quisling (plural quislings)

  1. (pejorative) A traitor who collaborates with the enemy.

For usage examples of this term, see the citations page.

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Which the in categoryENGLISH - SEE ALSO
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English - See Also

* fifth column

Which the in categoryDUTCH - PRONUNCIATION
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Dutch - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /ˈkʋɪs.lɪŋ/

  • IPA(key): /ˈkʋɪs.lɪŋ/

Which the in categoryDUTCH - NOUN
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Dutch - Noun

QUISLING m (_plural_ QUISLINGEN, _diminutive_ QUISLINGETJE n) * quisling

quisling m (plural quislingen, diminutive quislingetje n)

  1. quisling

Which the in categoryFINNISH - NOUN
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Finnish - Noun

QUISLING * quisling DECLENSION

quisling

  1. quisling

Declension

Which the in categoryNORWEGIAN BOKMÅL - ETYMOLOGY
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Norwegian Bokmål - Etymology

1940, after Vidkun Quisling (1887–1945), who ruled the Nazi collaborationist government of Norway during World War Two.

1940, after Vidkun Quisling (1887–1945), who ruled the Nazi collaborationist government of Norway during World War Two.

Which the in categoryNORWEGIAN BOKMÅL - NOUN
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Norwegian Bokmål - Noun

QUISLING m (_definite singular_ QUISLINGEN, _indefinite plural_ QUISLINGER, _definite plural_ QUISLINGENE) * a quisling (_traitor who collaborates with an enemy force occupying their country_)

quisling m (definite singular quislingen, indefinite plural quislinger, definite plural quislingene)

  1. a quisling (traitor who collaborates with an enemy force occupying their country)

Which the in categoryNORWEGIAN BOKMÅL - REFERENCES
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Norwegian Bokmål - References

* “quisling” in _The Bokmål Dictionary_.

Which the in categoryNORWEGIAN NYNORSK - ETYMOLOGY
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Norwegian Nynorsk - Etymology

As above.

As above.

Which the in categoryNORWEGIAN NYNORSK - NOUN
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Norwegian Nynorsk - Noun

QUISLING m (_definite singular_ QUISLINGEN, _indefinite plural_ QUISLINGAR, _definite plural_ QUISLINGANE) * a quisling (_as above_)

quisling m (definite singular quislingen, indefinite plural quislingar, definite plural quislingane)

  1. a quisling (as above)

Which the in categoryNORWEGIAN NYNORSK - REFERENCES
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Norwegian Nynorsk - References

* “quisling” in _The Nynorsk Dictionary_.

Which the in categoryPORTUGUESE - NOUN
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Portuguese - Noun

QUISLING m (_plural_ QUISLINGS) * (pejorative) quisling (traitor who collaborates with the enemy)

quisling m (plural quislings)

  1. (pejorative) quisling (traitor who collaborates with the enemy)


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