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keen

zelfstandig naamwoord

1 keen

A funeral lament sung with loud wailing.



werkwoord

1 keen

Express grief verbally.

synoniem: lament.

Nederlands: jammerklacht, geweeklaag, weeklagen, treuren, klagen, rouwen

bijvoeglijk naamwoord

1 keen

Having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions.

synoniemen: acute, discriminating, incisive, knifelike, penetrating, penetrative, piercing, sharp.

Roget 865: desirous; desiring etc. v.; inclined etc. (willing) 602; partial to; fain, wishful, optative; anxious, ... meer laten zien

Roget 171: strong, energetic, forcible, active; intense, deep-dyed, severe, keen, vivid, sharp, acute, incisive, trenchant, ... meer laten zien

Roget 498: intelligent [Applied to persons], quick of apprehension, keen, acute, alive, brainy, awake, bright, quick, sharp; quick witted, keen witted, clear witted, ... meer laten zien

Roget 821: feeling etc. v.; sentient; sensuous; sensorial, sensory; emotive, emotional; of feeling, with feeling etc. n.. warm, ... meer laten zien

Roget 375: sensible, sensitive, sensuous; aesthetic, perceptive, sentient; conscious etc. (aware) 490.    acute, sharp, keen, ... meer laten zien

Roget 253: sharp, keen; acute; acicular, aciform; aculeated, acuminated; pointed; tapering; conical, pyramidal; mucronate, mucronated; ... meer laten zien

Pools: przenikliwy

2 keen

Intense or sharp.

synoniem: exquisite.

3 keen

Very good.

synoniemen: bang-up, bully, corking, cracking, dandy, great, groovy, neat, nifty, not bad ... meer laten zien.

Pools: potężny, majestatyczny

4 keen

Painful as if caused by a sharp instrument:
— Keen winds.

synoniemen: cutting, knifelike, lancinate, lancinating, piercing, stabbing.

Roget 383: cold, cool; chill, chilly; icy; gelid, frigid, algid; fresh, keen, bleak, raw, inclement, bitter, ... meer laten zien

5 keen

Having a sharp cutting edge or point.


Moby betekeniswoordenboek: Attic, OK, Siberian, ablaze, absorbing, ace-high, acerb, acerbate, acerbic, acid, acidic, acidulent, acidulous, acrid, acrimonious, active, acute, adroit, afire, aggressive ... meer laten zien.

Vind elders meer over keen: etymologie - rijmwoorden - Wikipedia.

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