bastante

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Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

bastante

  1. Present participle of bastare.

Adjective[edit]

bastante m, f (masculine and feminine plural bastanti)

  1. sufficient

Jèrriais[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bastante f

  1. feminine form of bastant

Ladino[edit]

Adverb[edit]

bastante (Latin spelling)

  1. enough, quite, rather

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Bastar (to be enough) +‎ -ante.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

bastante (comparative mais bastante superlative o mais bastante)

  1. enough; sufficiently
    Minha explicação foi bastante clara.
    My explanation was clear enough.
  2. rather; fairly; quite
    O livro é bastante velho.
    The book is fairly old.

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Antonyms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

bastante (plural bastantes)

  1. many; a lot of; a large amount of
    Leio bastantes livros.
    I read a lot of books.

Usage notes[edit]

Some always use singular.

Synonyms[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

bastante m (uncountable)

  1. (with definite article o) enough things; a sufficient amount
    Já comi o bastante.
    I have already eaten enough.

Synonyms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

bastante m, f (plural bastantes; comparable)

  1. (chiefly law) meeting requirements

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bastar

Adjective[edit]

bastante m, f (plural bastantes)

  1. enough; sufficient
    Necesitas beber bastante agua.
    You need to drink enough water.
  2. quite some; quite a bit (of)
    Toma bastante tiempo.
    It takes quite some time.

Adverb[edit]

bastante

  1. quite
    Es bastante claro.
    It is quite clear.
  2. Enough; sufficiently
    He trabajado bastante.
    I have worked enough.
  3. quite a bit; to a considerable degree
    Lo conozco bastante.
    I know him quite well.
    Ha llovido bastante la última semana.
    It has rained (quite) a lot in the last week.

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