espantoso

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From espanto (amazement) +‎ -oso.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ɨʃ.pɐ̃.ˈto.zu/
  • Hyphenation: es‧pan‧to‧so

AdjectiveEdit

espantoso m (feminine singular espantosa, masculine plural espantosos, feminine plural espantosas, comparable)

  1. amazing

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From espanto (fright) +‎ -oso.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /espanˈtoso/, [espãn̪ˈt̪oso]

AdjectiveEdit

espantoso (feminine singular espantosa, masculine plural espantosos, feminine plural espantosas)

  1. ghastly, gruesome, dreadful, awful, godawful, horrific, horrendous, horrible, terrible
    Synonym: horrible, horripilante, horroroso, horrendo, terrible
  2. frightful, frightening, scary, fearful, terrifying, shocking
    Synonym: aterrador, terrorífico
  3. hideous, appalling, atrocious, horrid
    Synonym: atroz

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