rosta

See also: rösta and ròsta

BretonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From rost

VerbEdit

rosta

  1. to roast

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a Slavic language, compare Serbo-Croatian rešeto.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈroʃtɒ/
  • Hyphenation: ros‧ta

NounEdit

rosta (plural rosták)

  1. riddle, sifter, sieve (a device to separate larger objects from smaller objects)
  2. screening (the process of filtering out the less acceptable quality from something)

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit


ItalianEdit

NounEdit

rosta f (plural roste)

  1. A bundle of twigs used as a fan (especially to drive away flies)
  2. A tangle of foliage that hinders the way

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

rost (1. rust; 2. gridiron, grill) +‎ -a

VerbEdit

rosta

  1. to rust
  2. to roast, to toast; to lightly cook

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit

  • rostning

VenetianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Italian roggia

NounEdit

rosta f (plural roste)

  1. sluice, weir (or similar artificial canal etc.)
Last modified on 13 March 2014, at 18:52