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HiligaynonEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish torpe.

AdjectiveEdit

tórpe

  1. slow, dull, or stupid
  2. indecent, lewd

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

torpē

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of torpeō

PortugueseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin turpis (ugly; dishonest).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

torpe m or f (plural torpes, comparable)

  1. sordid (morally degrading)
  2. disgusting; nauseating
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Back-formation from torpecer (same as entorpecer).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

torpe m or f (plural torpes, comparable)

  1. numbing, narcotic
  2. numb, torpid

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin turpis (ugly; dishonest).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtorpe/, [ˈt̪orpe]

AdjectiveEdit

torpe (plural torpes)

  1. clumsy
  2. dishonest
  3. ugly

TagalogEdit

AdjectiveEdit

torpe

  1. The quality of being too shy to pursue amorous desires