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ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

bastante

  1. present participle of bastare

AdjectiveEdit

bastante (masculine and feminine plural bastanti)

  1. sufficient

LadinoEdit

AdverbEdit

bastante (Latin spelling)

  1. enough, quite, rather

NormanEdit

AdjectiveEdit

bastante

  1. feminine singular of bastant

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Bastar (to be enough) +‎ -ante.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

bastante (comparative mais bastante superlative o mais bastante)

  1. enough; sufficiently
    Minha explicação foi bastante clara.
    My explanation was clear enough.
  2. rather; fairly; quite
    O livro é bastante velho.
    The book is fairly old.

QuotationsEdit

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:bastante.

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

PronounEdit

bastante (plural bastantes)

  1. many; a lot of; a large amount of
    Leio bastantes livros.
    I read a lot of books.

Usage notesEdit

Some always use singular.

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

NounEdit

bastante m (uncountable)

  1. (with definite article o) enough things; a sufficient amount
    Já comi o bastante.
    I have already eaten enough.

SynonymsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

bastante m or f (plural bastantes, comparable)

  1. (chiefly law) meeting requirements

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From bastar (to suffice, be enough).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

bastante (plural bastantes)

  1. enough; sufficient
    Necesitas beber bastante agua.
    You need to drink enough water.
  2. quite some; quite a bit (of)
    Toma bastante tiempo.
    It takes quite some time.

AdverbEdit

bastante

  1. quite
    Es bastante claro.
    It is quite clear.
  2. Enough; sufficiently
    He trabajado bastante.
    I have worked enough.
  3. quite a bit; to a considerable degree
    Lo conozco bastante.
    I know him quite well.
    Ha llovido bastante la última semana.
    It has rained (quite) a lot in the last week.

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