EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin filum (a thread).

AdjectiveEdit

filar (comparative more filar, superlative most filar)

  1. Of or relating to a thread or line; characterized by threads stretched across the field of view.
    a filar microscope
    a filar micrometer

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for filar in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin filare.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

filar (first-person singular present filo, past participle filat)

  1. (transitive) to spin (a thread)
  2. (transitive) to suss out

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PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pilare, from pila (column).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfʲi.lar/
  • (file)

NounEdit

filar m inan

  1. pillar

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • filar in Polish dictionaries at PWN

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier filhar (to seize), of uncertain origin.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

filar (first-person singular present indicative filo, past participle filado)

  1. (transitive) to grab; to seize; to catch; to take hold of
    Synonym: agarrar
  2. (Brazil, informal) to get for free
  3. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of filar
  4. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of filar
  5. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of filar
  6. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of filar

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From filo.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

filar (first-person singular present filo, first-person singular preterite filé, past participle filado)

  1. (colloquial) to cotton on, be onto

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SwedishEdit

NounEdit

filar

  1. indefinite plural of fil

VerbEdit

filar

  1. present tense of fila.