ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vŭlsus.

AdjectiveEdit

bolso (feminine singular bolsa, masculine plural bolsi, feminine plural bolse)

  1. (of a horse) Having difficulty breathing
  2. (figuratively) pompous, inconclusive, unsuccessful, ineffectual, vague, vain.

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MirandeseEdit

NounEdit

bolso m (plural bolsos)

  1. pocket

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From bolsa.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

bolso m (plural bolsos)

  1. pocket
    Este casaco não tem bolsos.
    This coat doesn't have pockets.
  2. (figuratively) one's finances or acquisitive power
    Na minha idade, um homem deve se preocupar não com o seu corpo mas com o seu bolso.
    At my age, a man needs to worry not about his body but about his pocket.

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From bolsa. Compare English purse and burse.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbolso/, [ˈbol.so]

NounEdit

bolso m (plural bolsos)

  1. purse
  2. bag
  3. handbag
  4. pouch
  5. sac, tote

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