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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fusus.

NounEdit

fuso m (plural fusos)

  1. spindle

Derived termsEdit


ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin fūsus, past participle of fundō (I pour out), from Proto-Italic *hundō, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰewd-.

VerbEdit

fuso m (feminine singular fusa, masculine plural fusi, feminine plural fuse)

  1. past participle of fondere
  2. past participle of fondersi

AdjectiveEdit

fuso (feminine singular fusa, masculine plural fusi, feminine plural fuse)

  1. melted
  2. cast
  3. (informal, figuratively) worn-out
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin fūsus, of unclear origin.

NounEdit

fuso m (plural fusi m, archaic and literary fusa f)

  1. (spinning) spindle
  2. (heraldry) fusil
Usage notesEdit

The archaic feminine plural fusa is only used in expressions:

fare le fusato purr
Derived termsEdit

LatinEdit

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fūsus.

NounEdit

fuso m (plural fusos)

  1. (spinning) spindle (rod used for spinning and winding thread)

Derived termsEdit