See also: monotono

Portuguese Edit

Etymology Edit

Learned borrowing from Late Latin monotonus, from Ancient Greek μονότονος (monótonos).

Pronunciation Edit

 

  • Hyphenation: mo‧nó‧to‧no

Adjective Edit

monótono (feminine monótona, masculine plural monótonos, feminine plural monótonas)

  1. tedious; boring; monotonous; uninteresting
    Synonyms: entediante, enfadonho
  2. (mathematics) monotonic
  3. (of sound or speech) flat, monotone (without variations in pitch)

Quotations Edit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:monótono.

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Further reading Edit

  • monótono” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish Edit

Etymology Edit

Borrowed from Late Latin monotonus, from Ancient Greek μονότονος (monótonos), or from mono- +‎ tono.

Pronunciation Edit

  • IPA(key): /moˈnotono/ [moˈno.t̪o.no]
  • Rhymes: -otono
  • Syllabification: mo‧nó‧to‧no

Adjective Edit

monótono (feminine monótona, masculine plural monótonos, feminine plural monótonas)

  1. monotonous, humdrum

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