grosso

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin grossus.

Adjective[edit]

grosso m (feminine grossa, masculine plural grossi, feminine plural grosse)

  1. big, large
  2. thick
  3. heavy

Noun[edit]

grosso m (plural grossi)

  1. the main part of something

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

grossō

  1. dative masculine singular of grossus
  2. dative neuter singular of grossus
  3. ablative masculine singular of grossus
  4. ablative neuter plural of grossus

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese grosso, from Latin grossus, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷres-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

grosso m (feminine grossa plural grossos feminine plural grossas; comparable)

  1. Relatively great in extent from one surface to another; dense; thick.
  2. Having consistency between solid and liquid; viscous; thick.
  3. Of low quality; crude; unrefined
  4. (of a person) Without manners; rude; uncouth; uncivil.
  5. (of texture) Not plain; with friction; rough.
  6. (of sound) Low in pitch; deep.
  7. Offensive to morality; obscene; distasteful; vulgar.
  8. (slang) In high quantity; aboundant.

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