ItalianEdit

NounEdit

cafona f (plural cafone)

  1. female equivalent of cafone

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian cafone (peasant, boor), from Neapolitan c'a fune (rope).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cafona m or f (plural cafonas, comparable)

  1. (Brazil) tacky (dowdy, shabbily dressed)
    Synonym: (Brazil) brega