escotar

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From escot (an individual's share of the cost)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Eastern Catalan) IPA(key): [əskutá]
  • (Western Catalan) IPA(key): [askotá]

Verb[edit]

escotar (first-person singular present escoto, past participle escotat)

  1. to pay one's share of the cost
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Uncertain, but possibly from cota (coat of arms), from the resemblance of the shape of early décolletage to the shape of the bottom of a coat of arms.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

escotar (first-person singular present escoto, past participle escotat)

  1. to make clothing with décolletage that shows cleavage
  2. to wear clothing with décolletage that shows cleavage
  3. to remove the top portion of one's clothing
Conjugation[edit]
Synonyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
  • escot (décolletage, cleavage)

Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin auscultāre, present active infinitive of auscultō (I listen).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

escotar

  1. to listen

Inflection[edit]