silhueta

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French silhouette, from the name of Étienne de Silhouette, a French politician. His surname, in turn, comes from Basque zulueta (holes, caves).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

silhueta f (plural silhuetas)

  1. silhouette (representation of the outlines of an object filled in with a black color)