See also: tardó, tardò, and tardo-

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Spanish tardo (slow), from Latin tardus.

NounEdit

tardo (plural tardos)

  1. (archaic) A sloth.
    • 1881, Lippincott's magazine: Volume 27
      On my last trip to Vera Cruz I procured a pair of black tardos, full-grown and in a normal state of health []

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for tardo in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

tardo

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of tardar

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tardus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

tardo (feminine singular tarda, masculine plural tardi, feminine plural tarde)

  1. slow, sluggard, dull, slow-witted, dull-witted
  2. late, tardy

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

tardo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tardare

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From tardus.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tardō (present infinitive tardāre, perfect active tardāvī, supine tardātum); first conjugation

  1. I check or retard
  2. I hinder, impede or delay
  3. I hesitate

ConjugationEdit

   Conjugation of tardō (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present tardō tardās tardat tardāmus tardātis tardant
imperfect tardābam tardābās tardābat tardābāmus tardābātis tardābant
future tardābō tardābis tardābit tardābimus tardābitis tardābunt
perfect tardāvī tardāvistī tardāvit tardāvimus tardāvistis tardāvērunt, tardāvēre
pluperfect tardāveram tardāverās tardāverat tardāverāmus tardāverātis tardāverant
future perfect tardāverō tardāveris tardāverit tardāverimus tardāveritis tardāverint
passive present tardor tardāris, tardāre tardātur tardāmur tardāminī tardantur
imperfect tardābar tardābāris, tardābāre tardābātur tardābāmur tardābāminī tardābantur
future tardābor tardāberis, tardābere tardābitur tardābimur tardābiminī tardābuntur
perfect tardātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect tardātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect tardātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present tardem tardēs tardet tardēmus tardētis tardent
imperfect tardārem tardārēs tardāret tardārēmus tardārētis tardārent
perfect tardāverim tardāverīs tardāverit tardāverīmus tardāverītis tardāverint
pluperfect tardāvissem tardāvissēs tardāvisset tardāvissēmus tardāvissētis tardāvissent
passive present tarder tardēris, tardēre tardētur tardēmur tardēminī tardentur
imperfect tardārer tardārēris, tardārēre tardārētur tardārēmur tardārēminī tardārentur
perfect tardātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect tardātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present tardā tardāte
future tardātō tardātō tardātōte tardantō
passive present tardāre tardāminī
future tardātor tardātor tardantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives tardāre tardāvisse tardātūrum esse tardārī tardātum esse tardātum īrī
participles tardāns tardātūrus tardātus tardandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
tardandī tardandō tardandum tardandō tardātum tardātū

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: tardar
  • French: tarder
  • Galician: tardar
  • Italian: tardare
  • Portuguese: tardar
  • Spanish: tardar

AdjectiveEdit

tardō

  1. dative/ablative masculine/neuter singular of tardus

ReferencesEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tardus.

AdjectiveEdit

tardo m (feminine singular tarda, masculine plural tardos, feminine plural tardas, comparable)

  1. sluggish, lazy

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

tardo

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of tardar

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtardo/, [ˈt̪arðo]

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin tardus, possibly borrowed. First attested 15th century[1].

AdjectiveEdit

tardo (feminine singular tarda, masculine plural tardos, feminine plural tardas)

  1. tardy, late
  2. slow, sluggish
  3. dim-witted
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

tardo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of tardar.

ReferencesEdit