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basta

See also: bašta and bästa

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Italian

InterjectionEdit

basta

  1. (obsolete) (that's) enough!; stop!

TranslationsEdit

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


HiligaynonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian bastare.

AdjectiveEdit

basta

  1. enough

ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

basta

  1. third-person singular present of bastare
  2. second-person singular imperative of bastare

basta!

  1. enough!

ora basta! adesso basta!

  1. That's enough!

basta così?

  1. Is that enough?

basta che..

  1. whatever (basta che funzioni - whatever works)

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

basta

  1. enough

VerbEdit

basta

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of bastar
  2. second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of bastar

SpanishEdit

InterjectionEdit

basta

  1. enough

VerbEdit

basta

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of bastar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of bastar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of bastar.

SwedishEdit

VerbEdit

basta (present bastar, preterite bastade, supine bastat, imperative basta)

  1. to sit in a sauna

ConjugationEdit

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InterjectionEdit

basta

  1. enough! No more discussion!

Usage notesEdit

Used to state that the discussion is over, and that the speaker won't listen to any further arguments.

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TagalogEdit

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

basta

  1. As long as.
    Kahit mahirap, basta't masipag, ay aasenso.
    Even though in poverty, as long as one is hardworking, one's lifestyle will improve.

InterjectionEdit

basta

  1. Used to give an indirect explanation.
    Pupunta ako sa... Basta!
    I'm going to... It's a secret!
  2. Used to signify cutting a long story short.
  3. Used to conclude or summarize a conversation.
    Basta, mag-ingat ka.
    Whatever, just take care.

WelshEdit

NounEdit

basta

  1. Soft mutation form of pasta.

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
pasta basta mhasta phasta