basta

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian.

Interjection[edit]

basta

  1. (obsolete) (that's) enough!; stop!

Translations[edit]

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Hiligaynon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian bastare.

Adjective[edit]

basta

  1. enough

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

basta

  1. third-person singular present of bastare
  2. second-person singular imperative of bastare

Interjection[edit]

basta!

  1. enough!
    Ora basta! Adesso basta! ― That's enough!
    basta così? ― Is that enough?

Derived terms[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

basta

  1. enough

Verb[edit]

basta

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of bastar
  2. second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of bastar

Spanish[edit]

Interjection[edit]

basta

  1. enough

Noun[edit]

basta f (plural bastas)

  1. (sewing) basting

Synonym[edit]

Verb[edit]

basta

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of bastar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of bastar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of bastar.

Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

basta (present bastar, preterite bastade, supine bastat, imperative basta)

  1. to sit in a sauna

Conjugation[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

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Interjection[edit]

basta

  1. enough! No more discussion!

Usage notes[edit]

Used to state that the discussion is over, and that the speaker won't listen to any further arguments.

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Tagalog[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

basta

  1. As long as.
    Kahit mahirap, basta't masipag, ay aasenso.
    Even though in poverty, as long as one is hardworking, one's lifestyle will improve.

Interjection[edit]

basta

  1. Used to give an indirect explanation.
    Pupunta ako sa... Basta!
    I'm going to... It's a secret!
  2. Used to signify cutting a long story short.
  3. Used to conclude or summarize a conversation.
    Basta, mag-ingat ka.
    Whatever, just take care.

Welsh[edit]

Noun[edit]

basta

  1. Template:soft mutatation of

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
pasta basta mhasta phasta