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calças

See also: calcas

PortugueseEdit

calças

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese calças, from Latin calceus (shoe).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

calças f pl (plurale tantum)

  1. (plural only) pants (garment covering the body from the waist downwards)
  2. plural form of calça

Usage notesEdit

The plural is preferred to the singular except when referring to a single pair of pants not being worn. Referring to a pair being worn, both the singular and plural are used colloquially.

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VerbEdit

calças

  1. second-person singular (tu) present indicative of calçar