- (obsolete) ease; pleasure
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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
Allegedly coined ex nihilo by Johannes Aavik in the 20th century, but compare Finnish esine
This noun needs an inflection-table template.
- vocative masculine singular of
ese f (plural eses)
- Name of the letter s.
- (demonstrative) that
- (demonstrative) Alternative spelling of ése.
- the unaccented form can function as a pronoun if there is no ambiguity as to it being a pronoun in its context
*Empty disjunctive cells indicate that a unique disjunctive pronoun does not exist and that the nominative pronoun is simply used.
- Like masculine Spanish words, masculine Spanish pronouns can be used when the gender of the subject is unknown or when the subject is plural and of mixed gender.
- usted and ustedes take the same accusative pronouns as the third person (singular and plural respectively) with leísmo and loísmo still applying.
- ello is impersonal (compare the English it) and can take lo or la as an accusative depending on the implicit gender of the subject being referred to.