presunto

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese presunto.

NounEdit

presunto (plural presuntos)

  1. A dry-cured Portuguese ham.

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /preˈzun.to/, /preˈsun.to/[1]
  • Rhymes: -unto
  • Hyphenation: pre‧sùn‧to

ParticipleEdit

presunto (feminine presunta, masculine plural presunti, feminine plural presunte)

  1. past participle of presumere

AdjectiveEdit

presunto (feminine presunta, masculine plural presunti, feminine plural presunte)

  1. presumed, supposed

NounEdit

presunto m (plural presunti)

  1. a person who is assumed to have done something

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ presunto in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

AnagramsEdit


PortugueseEdit

 
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presunto

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *persunctu, ultimately from Classical Latin suctus, perfect passive participle of sugō.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

presunto m (plural presuntos)

  1. dry-cured ham; thigh of a hog cured for food
  2. (slang) a dead body, a corpse

Related termsEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin praesūmptus, perfect passive participle of praesūmō.

AdjectiveEdit

presunto (feminine presunta, masculine plural presuntos, feminine plural presuntas)

  1. presumed, assumed
  2. alleged

Derived termsEdit

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