LatinEdit

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ParticipleEdit

āctō

  1. dative/ablative masculine/neuter singular of āctus

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NounEdit

acto m (plural actos)

  1. Superseded spelling of ato. (superseded in Brazil by the 1943 spelling reform and by the Orthographic Agreement of 1990 elsewhere. Still used in countries where the agreement hasn’t come into effect and as an alternative spelling in Portugal.)

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin actus, from agō, agere. Doublet of auto.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈaɡto/, [ˈaɣ̞.t̪o]
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NounEdit

acto m (plural actos)

  1. act (something done)
    Fue un acto de valor.It was an act of courage.
  2. (theater) act
    Ahora va a empezar el tercer acto.The third act is about to begin.

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