See also: curiosò

English edit

Noun edit

curioso

  1. A collector or admirer of curios.

Italian edit

Etymology 1 edit

Borrowed from Latin cūriōsus.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /kuˈrjo.zo/, (traditional) /kuˈrjo.so/
  • Rhymes: -ozo, (traditional) -oso
  • Hyphenation: cu‧rió‧so

Adjective edit

curioso (feminine curiosa, masculine plural curiosi, feminine plural curiose)

  1. curious
  2. inquisitive
Derived terms edit
Related terms edit

Noun edit

curioso m (plural curiosi, feminine curiosa)

  1. curious thing
  2. busybody, nosy parker
  3. rubbernecker

Etymology 2 edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb edit

curioso

  1. first-person singular present indicative of curiosare

Latin edit

Adjective edit

cūriōsō

  1. dative/ablative masculine/neuter singular of cūriōsus

Portuguese edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Latin cūriōsus.

Pronunciation edit

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ku.ɾiˈo.zu/ [ku.ɾɪˈo.zu], (faster pronunciation) /kuˈɾjo.zu/
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /ku.ɾiˈo.zo/ [ku.ɾɪˈo.zo], (faster pronunciation) /kuˈɾjo.zo/

  • Rhymes: -ozu
  • Hyphenation: cu‧ri‧o‧so

Adjective edit

curioso (feminine curiosa, masculine plural curiosos, feminine plural curiosas, metaphonic)

  1. curious; inquisitive (tending to ask questions, investigate or explore)
  2. curious; odd; out of the ordinary
    Synonyms: estranho, bizarro

Noun edit

curioso m (plural curiosos, feminine curiosa, feminine plural curiosas, metaphonic)

  1. one who is curious, inquisitive

Spanish edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Latin cūriōsus.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /kuˈɾjoso/ [kuˈɾjo.so]
  • Audio (Venezuela):(file)
  • Rhymes: -oso
  • Syllabification: cu‧rio‧so

Adjective edit

curioso (feminine curiosa, masculine plural curiosos, feminine plural curiosas)

  1. curious, inquisitive (person)
  2. interesting
  3. funny, strange, odd
  4. quaint

Derived terms edit

Related terms edit

Noun edit

curioso m (plural curiosos, feminine curiosa, feminine plural curiosas)

  1. gawker, onlooker

Further reading edit