junto

See also: juntó

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Erroneous adaptation of junta, by assimilation with Spanish nouns in -o.

NounEdit

junto ‎(plural juntos or juntoes)

  1. A group of men assembled for some common purpose; a club, or cabal.
    • 1819, Washington Irving, The Sketch Book, Rip Van Winkle:
      The opinions of this junto were completely controlled by Nicholas Vedder, a patriarch of the village, and landlord of the inn, at the door of which he took his seat from morning to night, just moving sufficiently to … keep in the shade of a large tree; ….
    • 1844, Edgar Allan Poe, ‘The Premature Burial’:
      I was seized and shaken without ceremony, for several minutes, by a junto of very rough-looking individuals.

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • jũto (obsolete, abbreviation)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese junto, from Latin iūnctus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

junto m ‎(feminine singular junta, masculine plural juntos, feminine plural juntas, not comparable)

  1. together

QuotationsEdit

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:junto.

AdverbEdit

junto (not comparable)

  1. together (at the same time, in the same place)

QuotationsEdit

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:junto.

VerbEdit

junto

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of juntar

QuotationsEdit

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:juntar.


SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin iūnctus ‎(joined, united).

AdjectiveEdit

junto m ‎(feminine singular junta, masculine plural juntos, feminine plural juntas)

  1. together
  2. joined
  3. next to

AdverbEdit

junto

  1. together
    Pablo y yo nos sentamos juntos en clase.
    Pablo and I sit together in class.
  2. (all) together, (in) total
    Todo junto son 30 kg.
    All together it weighs 30 kg.
  3. next to
    El hotel está junto al parque.
    The hotel is next to the park.

VerbEdit

junto

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of juntar.
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