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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Semi-learned borrowing from Latin fluxus. Cognate with Portuguese frouxo and Spanish flojo.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

frouxo m (feminine singular frouxa, masculine plural frouxos, feminine plural frouxas)

  1. loose, lax
  2. (figuratively) coward, pusilanimous

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • frouxo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • frouxo” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fluxus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

frouxo m (feminine singular frouxa, masculine plural frouxos, feminine plural frouxas, comparable)

  1. loose, lax
  2. (figuratively) coward, pusilanimous

InflectionEdit

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