robusto

ItalianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin rōbustus (hard, solid, literally oaken, of oak), derived from rōbur (hard oak; hardness), from ruber (red) (for its reddish hardwood), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁rudʰrós, from the root *h₁rewdʰ- (red).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /roˈbus.to/, [r̺oˈbus̪t̪o]
  • Rhymes: -usto
  • Hyphenation: ro‧bù‧sto

AdjectiveEdit

robusto (feminine singular robusta, masculine plural robusti, feminine plural robuste)

  1. strong, robust, vigorous, sturdy
    Synonyms: forte, vigoroso
  2. (music) firmly and boldly

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • robusto in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rōbustō

  1. dative masculine singular of rōbustus
  2. dative neuter singular of rōbustus
  3. ablative masculine singular of rōbustus
  4. ablative neuter singular of rōbustus

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin rōbustus (hard, solid, literally oaken, of oak), derived from rōbur (hard oak; hardness), from ruber (red) (for its reddish hardwood), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁rudʰrós, from the root *h₁rewdʰ- (red).

AdjectiveEdit

robusto m (feminine singular robusta, masculine plural robustos, feminine plural robustas, comparable)

  1. robust (evincing strength; firmly built)

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • robusto” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin rōbustus (hard, solid, literally oaken, of oak), derived from rōbur (hard oak; hardness), from ruber (red) (for its reddish hardwood), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁rudʰrós, from the root *h₁rewdʰ- (red).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /roˈbusto/, [roˈβust̪o]

AdjectiveEdit

robusto (feminine singular robusta, masculine plural robustos, feminine plural robustas)

  1. robust, sturdy, rugged (evincing strength; firmly built)
  2. stout, stocky, hardy
  3. (colloquial) strapping

Derived termsEdit

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Further readingEdit