Contents

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Spanish volante(literally flying).

NounEdit

volante ‎(plural volantes)

  1. (historical) A cumbrous two-wheeled pleasure carriage used in Cuba. The body is in front of the axle; the driver rides on the horse.

EsperantoEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

volante

  1. present adverbial active participle of voli

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

volante

  1. feminine singular of volant

AnagramsEdit


InterlinguaEdit

ParticipleEdit

volante

  1. present participle of volar

ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

volante m, f ‎(masculine and feminine plural volanti)

  1. flying
  2. loose (of a page)
  3. freelance

NounEdit

volante m ‎(plural volanti)

  1. steering wheel (of a car)
  2. Italian police car

SynonymsEdit

VerbEdit

volante

  1. present participle of volare

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

PortugueseEdit

 
volante (1)
 
volante (2)

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Latin volāns, volantis. Compare the inherited doublet voante.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

volante ‎(plural volantes, comparable)

  1. flying
  2. floating
  3. loose.

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

volante m (plural volantes)

  1. (vehicles) steering wheel
  2. (badminton) shuttlecock.

SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit


SpanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

volante m, f ‎(plural volantes)

  1. flying
  2. loose

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

volante m ‎(plural volantes)

  1. (automotive) steering wheel
  2. flyer
  3. shuttlecock

Related termsEdit