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EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese geito, from a Vulgar Latin *iectus, jectus, alteration of Latin iactus. Compare Galician xeito.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jeito m (plural jeitos)

  1. way, manner, fashion (method)
    De jeito nenhum!No way!
    Faça-o desse jeito.Do it this way.
    1. a way or manner to solve a problem
      Nosso país tem jeito - Our country can be fixed
  2. temper
  3. manners
  4. ability, skill

QuotationsEdit

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

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