See also: tusó

Esperanto edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtuso/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: tu‧so

Noun edit

tuso (accusative singular tuson, plural tusoj, accusative plural tusojn)

  1. cough

Derived terms edit

Galician edit

Verb edit

tuso

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tusir

Spanish edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtuso/ [ˈt̪u.so]
  • Rhymes: -uso
  • Syllabification: tu‧so

Etymology 1 edit

From the irregular old past participle of the verb tundir, corresponding to Latin tōnsus.[1]

Adjective edit

tuso (feminine tusa, masculine plural tusos, feminine plural tusas)

  1. docked, cropped (tailless, short-tailed)
  2. (Colombia) pockmarked
Derived terms edit

Etymology 2 edit

Possibly onomatopoetic.

Noun edit

tuso m (plural tusos, feminine tusa, feminine plural tusas)

  1. (colloquial) dog

Interjection edit

tuso

  1. /ʘ/, tsch (a word or sound used to call or get the attention of a dog)

Etymology 3 edit

Verb edit

tuso

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tusar

References edit

  1. ^ az3RGQN”, in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014

Further reading edit

Tagalog edit

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

tuso (Baybayin spelling ᜆᜓᜐᜓ)

  1. sly; crafty; deceitful
    Synonyms: madaya, mapanlinlang, sukaron, suwitik, higad, buwaya
  2. astute; cunning; clever
    Synonyms: matalino, astuto

Derived terms edit

Ternate edit

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

tuso

  1. (intransitive) to make a hole
  2. (intransitive) to leak

Conjugation edit

Conjugation of tuso
Singular Plural
Inclusive Exclusive
1st totuso fotuso mituso
2nd notuso nituso
3rd Masculine otuso ituso, yotuso
Feminine motuso
Neuter ituso
- archaic

References edit

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

West Makian edit

Etymology edit

Cognate with, if not derived from, Ternate tuso (having holes, to make a hole).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

tuso

  1. a hole
  2. an orifice
    mudefete do tusonostril (literally, “the hole of the nose”)
    gua do tusoanus (literally, “the hole of the buttocks”)

References edit

  • Clemens Voorhoeve (1982) The Makian languages and their neighbours[1], Pacific linguistics