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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish basto.

NounEdit

basto

  1. The ace of clubs in quadrille and omber.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Alexander Pope to this entry?)

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for basto in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish basto.

NounEdit

basto m (plural bastos)

  1. (playing cards) Alternative form of bastó

Further readingEdit


EsperantoEdit

NounEdit

basto (accusative singular baston, plural bastoj, accusative plural bastojn)

  1. bast

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin bastum.

PronunciationEdit

  • Rhymes: -asto
  • Hyphenation: ba‧sto

NounEdit

basto m (plural basti)

  1. load
  2. burden
  3. packsaddle (A saddle designed to secure and carry goods on the back of an animal)

VerbEdit

basto

  1. first-person singular present of bastare

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

basto

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of bastar

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

basto m (plural bastos)

  1. packsaddle, saddle pad
  2. (card games) clubs

See alsoEdit

Suits in Spanish · palos (layout · text)
       
corazones diamantes picas tréboles
Spanish suits in Spanish · palos (layout · text)
       
espadas copas oros bastos

Etymology 2Edit

From bastar.

AdjectiveEdit

basto (feminine singular basta, masculine plural bastos, feminine plural bastas)

  1. rough, coarse
  2. gross
  3. homespun

VerbEdit

basto

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of bastar.

Further readingEdit