See also: Tiro, tīro, tirò, and tiró

English edit

Noun edit

tiro (plural tiros or tiroes)

  1. Alternative spelling of tyro; a newly recruited soldier.

Anagrams edit

Asturian edit

Verb edit

tiro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tirar

Basque edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Spanish tiro.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /tiɾo/, [t̪i.ɾo̞]

Noun edit

tiro inan

  1. shot

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

Further reading edit

  • "tiro" in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia [Dictionary of the Basque Academy], euskaltzaindia.eus
  • tiro” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia [General Basque Dictionary], euskaltzaindia.eus

Catalan edit

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

tiro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tirar

Cebuano edit

Etymology edit

From Spanish tiro, from tirar (shoot, throw), possibly from Proto-Germanic *teraną (to tear, tear away, rip or snatch off, pull violently, tug), from Proto-Indo-European *derə- (to tear, tear apart).

Verb edit

tiro

  1. (dated) to shoot (fire a weapon)
  2. (dated) to shoot a goal

Synonyms edit

Galician edit

Etymology 1 edit

Attested since 1370; back-formation from tirar.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

tiro m (plural tiros)

  1. shot, throw, cast
    • 1370, Ramón Lorenzo, editor, Crónica troiana, A Coruña: Fundación Barrié, page 506:
      Et, sen falla, Paris fezo esta uez moy bõ tiro et moy grã sua prol et de seus amigos, ca nũca seus ẽemigos rreçeberõ tã grã dãno, nẽ tomarõ tã grã perda cõmo esta.
      And, no doubt, Paris did this time a great shot and very beneficial for him and his friends, because never had their enemies received such a large damage nor had they took such a great loss as this one
    • 1470, X. Ferro Couselo, editor, A vida e a fala dos devanceiros. Escolma de documentos en galego dos séculos XIII ao XVI, Vigo: Galaxia, page 362:
      tódolos outros diseron juntamente que esteueram no arroydo e que uiran matar ao irmao de Gonçaluo Roíz e seu cunhado e outros pyós e que uiram tyrar a Fernán de Sam Payo, e dyserom que ele fezera muytas fyrydas e matara ó dito Gonçaluo Roz, e que ouuera muitos dynheyros dos ditos fynados, e mais diseron que se gauaba que de XX tyros que tyrara que todos empregara, saluo dous
      all the rest said altogether that they were at the riot and that they saw how Gonzalvo Rois' brother, and his brother-in-law, and other pawns, were killed; and that they saw Fernán de Sampaio shooting; and they said that he caused many wounds and that he killed the aforementioned Gonzalvo Rois, and that he took many moneys from the dead; and they added that he was boasting that of twenty shots he had shoot, all but two were put to good use
  2. gunshot
  3. shooting
  4. flue of a chimney
  5. ascending current of air of a chimney which evacuates the smoke caused by combustion
Related terms edit

References edit

  • tiro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • tyros” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • tiro” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • tiro” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • tiro” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Etymology 2 edit

Verb edit

tiro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tirar

Italian edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈti.ro/
  • Rhymes: -iro
  • Hyphenation: tì‧ro

Etymology 1 edit

From tirare (to pull).

Noun edit

tiro m (plural tiri)

  1. pull, tug, draught/draft
  2. throw, cast
    Synonym: lancio
  3. (sports) shooting
  4. (sports) shot, throw
    Synonyms: colpo, sparo, portata
  5. shot, shooting, firing, range, reach (of weapons)
    Synonym: fuoco
  6. (military) fire
    Synonym: scherzo
  7. trick, turn
    Synonym: boccata
  8. puff (of a cigarette)
    Synonym: sniffata
  9. sniff (of a drug)
Related terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb edit

tiro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tirare

Further reading edit

  • tiro in Collins Italian-English Dictionary
  • tiro in garzantilinguistica.it – Garzanti Linguistica, De Agostini Scuola Spa
  • tiro in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti, Olivetti Media Communication
  • tiro in sapere.it – De Agostini Editore

Anagrams edit

Latin edit

 
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Etymology edit

From Etruscan 𐌕𐌉𐌓𐌏 (tiro).[1]

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

tīrō m (genitive tīrōnis); third declension

  1. (Roman military) recruit
  2. apprentice (one that is young in age)
  3. beginner, novice, tyro, neophyte, freshman, greenhorn

Declension edit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative tīrō tīrōnēs
Genitive tīrōnis tīrōnum
Dative tīrōnī tīrōnibus
Accusative tīrōnem tīrōnēs
Ablative tīrōne tīrōnibus
Vocative tīrō tīrōnēs

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

  • Catalan: tiró (learned)
  • Italian: tirone (learned)

References edit

  • tiro”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • tiro”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • tiro in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • tiro in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette.
  • Carl Meißner, Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to be an inexperienced speaker: rudem, tironem ac rudem (opp. exercitatum) esse in dicendo
    • recruits: tirones
  • tiro”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898), Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • tiro”, in William Smith et al., editor (1890), A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
  1. ^ Ostler, Ad Infinitum: A Biography of Latin (p. 39)

Maori edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian, compare Indonesian and Malay tinjau.

Verb edit

tiro

  1. to observe
  2. to inspect

Portuguese edit

Pronunciation edit

 

Etymology 1 edit

Deverbal from tirar (to remove).

Noun edit

tiro m (plural tiros)

  1. the act of shooting
    Synonym: disparo
  2. a fired shot
    Holonyms: fogo, rajada
  3. shooting firearms as a sport
    Synonym: tiro ao alvo
  4. (sports, figurative) a very strong kick, throw or hit
  5. (South Brazil) the act of throwing bolas or a lasso towards an animal
  6. (soccer) free kick (kick in which a player may kick the ball without interference)
Derived terms edit
Related terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb edit

tiro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tirar

Further reading edit

Spanish edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtiɾo/ [ˈt̪i.ɾo]
  • Rhymes: -iɾo
  • Syllabification: ti‧ro

Etymology 1 edit

Deverbal from tirar (to throw).

Noun edit

tiro m (plural tiros)

  1. throw (the act of throwing something)
    Synonym: lanzamiento
  2. shot; gunshot (the result of launching a projectile or bullet)
    Synonyms: disparo, descarga
    Hyponyms: balazo, pistoletazo
  3. range (the distance from a person or sensor to an object)
    Synonym: alcance
    a tiroin range
  4. (sports) shooting (the sport or activity of firing a gun or other weapon)
    tiro con arcoarchery
  5. (sports) shot (the act of launching a ball or similar object toward a goal)
    Synonyms: disparo, lanzamiento, plano
  6. team (a set of draught animals)
  7. intake of air in a space
  8. inseam (the seam of a trouser up the inside of the leg)
  9. fix (dose of a drug)
Derived terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb edit

tiro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tirar

Further reading edit

Ternate edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

tiro

  1. the vagina

References edit

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

Yoruba edit

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

tiro

  1. (intransitive) to limp on one leg

Derived terms edit

  • atiro (a person who limps)