chute

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See also: chuté, chủ tế, and chủ tể

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French chute

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

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chute (plural chutes)

  1. A framework, trough, or tube, upon or through which objects are made to slide from a higher to a lower level, or through which water passes to a wheel.
  2. parachute

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a refection of Old French chëue, chue (from Vulgar Latin *caduta) based on cheoite (corresponding to an analogous Vulgar Latin form *cadecta), feminine past participle of cheoir, the older form of choir. Compare chu, past participle of choir.

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Noun[edit]

chute f (plural chutes)

  1. fall
    Sa chute lui a été fatale. - His fall was fatal.
  2. fall, drop (e.g. in price)
  3. waterfall
    Nous ne sommes plus très loins des chutes du Niagara. - We're not far from Niagara Falls.

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Verb[edit]

chute

  1. first-person singular present indicative of chuter
  2. third-person singular present indicative of chuter
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of chuter
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of chuter
  5. second-person singular imperative of chuter

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

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chute m (plural chutes)

  1. kick

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

chute

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of chutar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of chutar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of chutar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of chutar.