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EtymologyEdit

pensare +‎ -oso

AdjectiveEdit

pensoso (feminine singular pensosa, masculine plural pensosi, feminine plural pensose)

  1. thoughtful, pensive

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Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From pensar.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

pensoso (plural pensosos, feminine pensosa, feminine plural pensosas)

  1. pensive, sad

DescendantsEdit

  • Portuguese: pensoso

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese pensoso, corresponding to pensar (to think) +‎ -oso.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

pensoso m (feminine singular pensosa, masculine plural pensosos, feminine plural pensosas, comparable)

  1. (archaic) pensive
    • 1826, Almeida Garrett, D. Branca, J. P. Aillaud, page 76:
      E ao septimo volveu triste e pensoso
      And, after seven days he came back, looking sad and pensive

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