of or relating to Sweden, its inhabitants, or their language.
the people of Sweden collectively.
a Germanic language, the language of Sweden and parts of Finland, closely related to Danish and Norwegian.
Commentators asked whether Norway had learnt anything from 22 July: Did Breivik “win”, as a Swedish journalist suggested?
What Made Anders Behring Breivik a Mass Killer in Norway? Aage Borchgrevink November 23, 2013
According to the biographer, Dasso Saldivar, Vargas Llosa ran off to Stockholm with a Swedish stewardess he met while traveling.
60-Second Guide to the Nobel Lit Winner Lucas Wittmann, Josh Dzieza October 6, 2010
“Unless you speak fluent Danish or Swedish, you have to pay attention to the subtitles,” said Graham.
‘Forbrydelsen,’ ‘Borgen,’ ‘The Bridge’: The Rise of Nordic Noir TV Jace Lacob June 19, 2012
The Swedish plane has got a mouthful of a name: the JAS 39E Gripen.
The Planet’s Best Stealth Fighter Isn’t Made in America Bill Sweetman March 23, 2014
His image has certainly changed as a result of the Swedish rape charges leading to his arrest in London.
Julian Assange, Chick Magnet? Tracy Quan December 12, 2010
We lived just as we had in Sweden, as we were in a Swedish settlement.
Old Rail Fence Corners Various
He falls at Ravenswood, in the battle against the Swedish king, Ongenþew, 2925.
Carl Larsson is a typical Swedish illustrator and a distinguished painter.
The Art of the Book Bernard H. Newdigate
I hired a young Swedish girl and began to feel that I knew where I was.
The Harbor Ernest Poole
Just look here; this scratch on my left hand was done by a Swedish bullet aimed at my heart.
The Young Carpenters of Freiberg Anonymous
of, relating to, or characteristic of Sweden, its people, or their language
the official language of Sweden, belonging to the North Germanic branch of the Indo-European family: one of the two official languages of Finland
(functioning as pl) the Swedish, the people of Sweden collectively
c.1600, from Swede + -ish. Related: Swedishness.
noting a relation in which one element’s dependence on a second implies that the second element is not dependent on the first, as the relation “greater than.”. adjective (logic) (of a relation) never holding between a pair of arguments x and y when it holds between y and x except when x = y, as […]
the correspondence in size, form, and arrangement of parts on opposite sides of a plane, line, or point; regularity of form or arrangement in terms of like, reciprocal, or corresponding parts. the proper or due proportion of the parts of a body or whole to one another with regard to size and form; excellence of […]
a form or development of trade unionism, originating in France, that aims at the possession of the means of production and distribution, and ultimately at the control of society, by federated bodies of industrial workers, and that seeks to realize its purposes through general strikes, terrorism, sabotage, etc. an economic system in which workers own […]
a group of individuals or organizations combined or making a joint effort to undertake some specific duty or carry out specific transactions or negotiations: The local furniture store is individually owned, but is part of a buying syndicate. a combination of bankers or capitalists formed for the purpose of carrying out some project requiring large […]