volante

See also: Volante

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed 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

  • IPA(key): /voˈlante/
  • (file)

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

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /voˈlan.te/
  • Rhymes: -ante
  • Hyphenation: vo‧làn‧te

AdjectiveEdit

volante (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

ParticipleEdit

volante (plural volanti)

  1. present participle of volare

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

ParticipleEdit

volante

  1. ablative masculine/feminine/neuter singular of volāns

PortugueseEdit

 
volante (1)
 
volante (2)

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

 

AdjectiveEdit

volante m or f (plural volantes)

  1. flying
  2. floating
  3. loose

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

volante m (plural volantes)

  1. (vehicles) steering wheel
    Synonym: guiador
  2. (badminton) shuttlecock
    Synonym: peteca

See alsoEdit


SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /boˈlante/ [boˈlãn̪.t̪e]
  • Rhymes: -ante
  • Hyphenation: vo‧lan‧te

AdjectiveEdit

volante (plural volantes)

  1. flying
    Synonym: volador
  2. loose

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

volante m (plural volantes)

  1. (automotive) steering wheel
  2. flyer
    Synonym: volátil
  3. shuttlecock

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

volante m or f (plural volantes)

  1. driver
  2. (Peru, Chile, soccer) winger

Related termsEdit

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