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solo

See also: Solo and sólo

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • US: /sɔloʊ̯/

EtymologyEdit

From Italian solo, from Latin solus, probably related to se (himself).

NounEdit

solo (plural solos)

  1. (music) A piece of music for one performer.
  2. A job or performance done by one person alone.
  3. A card game similar to whist in which each player plays against the others in turn without a partner.
  4. A single shot of espresso.

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AdjectiveEdit

solo (comparative more solo, superlative most solo)

  1. Without a companion or instructor.
  2. Of, or relating to, a musical solo.

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VerbEdit

solo (third-person singular simple present soloes, present participle soloing, simple past and past participle soloed)

  1. To perform a solo.
  2. To perform something in the absence of anyone else.
  3. (Gaelic football) To drop the ball and then toe-kick it upward into the hands.

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GalicianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin solum (soil, ground).

NounEdit

solo m

  1. soil, ground
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Etymology 2Edit

From Italian solo.

NounEdit

solo m

  1. solo
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ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈso.lo/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -olo
  • Hyphenation: só‧lo

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin sōlus.

AdjectiveEdit

solo m (feminine sola, masculine plural soli, feminine plural sole)

  1. alone, by oneself, unattended, unaccompanied, lonely, lone, lonesome
  2. only, single, just one, unique, sole
  3. (music) solo
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Etymology 2Edit

From Latin sōlum.

AdverbEdit

solo

  1. only, just, but, alone, merely
    solo una volta - just once, only once
    ha solo quattro anni - he's just four
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ConjunctionEdit

solo

  1. (followed by che) but, only
  2. (preceded and followed by se) if only
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NounEdit

solo m (plural soli) feminine sola

  1. the only one, the only man
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JèrriaisEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English solo.

NounEdit

solo m (plural solos)

  1. (music) solo

LatinEdit

NounEdit

solō

  1. dative singular of solum
  2. ablative singular of solum

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sōlō

  1. dative masculine singular of sōlus
  2. dative neuter singular of sōlus
  3. ablative masculine singular of sōlus
  4. ablative neuter singular of sōlus

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin solum (soil, ground), from Proto-Indo-European *swol- (sole of the foot).

NounEdit

solo m (plural solos)

  1. soil, ground

Etymology 2Edit

From Italian solo, from Latin sōlus (alone, solitary). Cognate of .

NounEdit

solo m (plural solos)

  1. solo

SpanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin sōlus (alone, sole, only).

AdjectiveEdit

solo m (feminine sola, masculine plural solos, feminine plural solas)

  1. sole, only, unique, single
  2. lonely, lonesome
  3. alone, by oneself
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Etymology 2Edit

From Latin sōlum.

AdverbEdit

solo

  1. only, solely, just
    Solo quiero salir.
    I just want to leave.

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