grosso

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin grossus.

AdjectiveEdit

grosso m ‎(feminine singular grossa, masculine plural grossi, feminine plural grosse)

  1. big, large
  2. thick
  3. heavy

NounEdit

grosso m ‎(plural grossi)

  1. the main part of something

LatinEdit

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese grosso, from Latin grossus, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷres-.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

grosso m ‎(feminine singular grossa, masculine plural grossos, feminine plural grossas, comparable)

  1. dense; thick (relatively great in extent from one surface to another)
  2. viscous; thick (having consistency between solid and liquid)
  3. crude; unrefined (of low quality)
  4. (of a person) rude; uncouth; uncivil (without manners)
  5. (of texture) rough (not plain; with friction)
  6. (of sound) deep (low in pitch)
  7. obscene; distasteful; vulgar (offensive to morality)
  8. (slang) aboundant (in high quantity)

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