See also: retó

AsturianEdit

VerbEdit

reto

  1. first-person singular present indicative of retar

CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

reto

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of retre

EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French rets, Italian rete, Spanish red, ultimately from Latin rēte.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): [ˈreto]
  • Rhymes: -eto
  • Hyphenation: re‧to

NounEdit

reto (accusative singular reton, plural retoj, accusative plural retojn)

  1. net (in most senses, including mesh, tool for trapping, figuratively, computing network, Internet)

Derived termsEdit


GalicianEdit

NounEdit

reto m (plural retos)

  1. challenge

Related termsEdit


IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Esperanto reto, from French rets, Italian rete, Spanish red, ultimately from Latin rēte.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

reto (plural reti)

  1. net, mesh, network, netting, web
  2. (computing, Internet) Short for Interreto (Internet) (the Net); web
    Synonym: Interreto

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit


LatvianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

reto

  1. vocative singular masculine form of retais
  2. accusative singular masculine form of retais
  3. instrumental singular masculine form of retais
  4. genitive plural masculine form of retais
  5. vocative singular feminine form of retais
  6. accusative singular feminine form of retais
  7. instrumental singular feminine form of retais
  8. genitive plural feminine form of retais

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

 

  • Hyphenation: re‧to

Etymology 1Edit

Semi-learned term derived from earlier recto, borrowed from Latin rectus. Displaced Old Portuguese reyto.

AdjectiveEdit

reto (feminine reta, masculine plural retos, feminine plural retas, comparable, comparative mais reto, superlative o mais reto or retíssimo)

  1. straight (not crooked or bent)
  2. honest, honorable, upright, righteous, just (of a person or institution)
  3. (geometry) right (of an angle)

Etymology 2Edit

From earlier recto, from New Latin rectum intestinum (the straight intestine).

NounEdit

reto m (plural retos)

  1. (anatomy) rectum (terminal part of the large intestine)

Further readingEdit

  • reto” in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈreto/ [ˈre.t̪o]
  • Rhymes: -eto
  • Hyphenation: re‧to

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Spanish repto, rebto, riepto, from Old Spanish rebtar + -o, inherited from Latin reputō, reputāre; equivalent to modern retar +‎ -o. Cognate with English repute.

NounEdit

reto m (plural retos)

  1. challenge
    hacer(le) frente a un reto, enfrentar un retoto face a challenge
    La pobreza es un reto para el desarrollo de muchas partes del África.
    Poverty is a challenge to the development of many parts of Africa.
  2. dare
    Me impuso un reto del que no puedo escapar.
    He imposed a dare on me from which I can't escape.

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

reto

  1. first-person singular present indicative of retar

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish reto.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: re‧to
  • IPA(key): /ˈɾeto/, [ˈɾe.to]

NounEdit

reto

  1. challenge
    Synonyms: hamon, paghamon, paghahamon
  2. (slang) introduction to someone (in matchmaking, especially to one's friend)

Derived termsEdit