volante

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Spanish, literally "flying".

NounEdit

volante (plural volantes)

  1. A cumbrous two-wheeled pleasure carriage used in Cuba.

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PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

volante

  1. present adverbial active participle of voli

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

volante

  1. feminine singular of volant

VerbEdit

volante

  1. first-, third-person singular indicative present of volanter
  2. second-person singular imperative of volanter
  3. first-, third-person singular subjunctive present of volanter

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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

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LatinEdit

ParticipleEdit

volante

  1. ablative masculine singular of volāns
  2. ablative feminine singular of volāns
  3. ablative neuter singular of volāns

PortugueseEdit

volante (1)
volante (2)

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

volante m, f (plural volantes; comparable)

  1. flying
  2. floating
  3. loose.

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

volante m (plural volantes)

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

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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

Last modified on 31 January 2014, at 12:44