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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

romp +‎ -er

NounEdit

romper (plural rompers)

  1. Someone who romps or frolics.
  2. (nautical) A ship that has moved far ahead of a convoy; see also straggler.

Etymology 2Edit

Short for romper suit.

NounEdit

romper (plural rompers)

  1. A onesie.

Etymology 3Edit

From Romper Room, name of a children's television series. See romp.

VerbEdit

romper (third-person singular simple present rompers, present participle rompering, simple past and past participle rompered)

  1. (Ireland, historical, transitive) To abduct (a victim) to a room where they are tortured and murdered.

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English romper, from English romper suit. In folk etymology, the word is linked with Dutch romp (torso).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

romper m (plural rompers, diminutive rompertje n)

  1. a one-piece garment for an infant or small child; a onesie or romper
  2. an adult loungewear jumpsuit; a onesie or romper

Usage notesEdit

For the baby version, the dimunitive rompertje is often used.


LadinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin rumpere, present active infinitive of rumpō.

VerbEdit

romper

  1. to break

ConjunctionEdit

  • Ladin conjugation varies from one region to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese romper, from Latin rumpere, present active infinitive of rumpō, from Proto-Italic *rumpō, from Proto-Indo-European *Hrunépti ~ *Hrumpénti (to break), from the root *Hrewp-.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

romper (first-person singular present indicative rompo, past participle rompido)

  1. to break

ConjugationEdit

QuotationsEdit

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:romper.

Related termsEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish romper, from Latin rumpere, present active infinitive of rumpō, from Proto-Italic *rumpō, from Proto-Indo-European *Hrunépti ~ *Hrumpénti (to break), from the root *Hrewp-.

VerbEdit

romper (first-person singular present rompo, first-person singular preterite rompí, past participle roto)

  1. to break
    romper el hechizo
    break the spell
  2. to break up, terminate (a relationship, friendship etc.)
    Mariana rompió con ella.
    Mariana broke up with her.
    Mariana y Catalina rompieron.
    Mariana and Catalina broke up.
  3. (with a) to begin to do something
    romper a conducir
    to start driving

ConjugationEdit

  • Irregular in the past participle. Rompido is nonstandard.

SynonymsEdit

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