PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

dengo +‎ -oso, from Kimbundu ndengue.[1]

AdjectiveEdit

dengoso m (feminine singular dengosa, masculine plural dengosos, feminine plural dengosas, comparable)

  1. seductive (of a woman)
  2. sly, cunning
  3. sulky (of a child)
  4. affectionate, gentle

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “Palavras aportuguesadas”, in Ciberdúvidas[1] (in Portuguese), February 28, 2007, retrieved July 19, 2017

SpanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

dengoso (feminine singular dengosa, masculine plural dengosos, feminine plural dengosas)

  1. affected