palavrinha

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From palavra +‎ -inha.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

palavrinha f (plural palavrinhas)

  1. Diminutive of palavra (short/small word)
  2. any obscure word used pretentiously
  3. short conversation
    Dar uma palavrinha com alguem
    To have a quick chat with somebody