rabugento

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From rabugem (mange, canine scabies), from Latin rōbīgō (mildew, rust).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˌʁabuˈʒẽtu/, [ˌʁabuˈʒeẽ̝̯tʊ̤]

AdjectiveEdit

rabugento m (feminine singular rabugenta, masculine plural rabugentos, feminine plural rabugentas, comparable)

  1. (of a person or behavior) crusty, surly, who constantly complains

NounEdit

rabugento m (plural rabugentos, feminine rabugenta, feminine plural rabugentas)

  1. a surly person