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PortugueseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Portuguese gosto, from Latin gustus, from Proto-Italic *gustus, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵéwstus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gosto m (plural gostos)

  1. taste (one of the five senses)
    Visão, audição, olfato, gosto e tato.
    Sight, hearing, smell, taste and touch.
  2. taste, flavour (a sensation produced by the tongue)
    A comida tem um gosto azedo.
    The food has a bitter taste.
  3. taste (a person's implicit set of preferences, especially esthetic)
    Tens um bom gosto musical.
    You have good taste in music.
    Gostos não se discutem.
    There's no accounting for taste.
  4. pleasure, enjoyment
    Muito gosto em conhecê-lo.
    Pleased to meet you.
  5. fancy
    Ela tomou o gosto pela dança.
    She took a fancy to dancing.
QuotationsEdit

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:gosto.

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin gustō.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

gosto

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of gostar
    • 2000, J. K. Rowling, Lya Wyler, Harry Potter e o Cálice de Fogo, Rocco, page 71:
      Gosto de sentir uma brisa saudável nas minhas partes, obrigado.
      I like to feel a healthy breeze on my parts, thank you.
QuotationsEdit

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:gosto.