gusto

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See also: gustó and gustò

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian gusto, from Latin gustus (tasting).

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Noun[edit]

gusto (uncountable)

  1. enthusiasm; enjoyment, vigor
    He sang with more gusto than talent.
    • 1993, Paul Chadwick, The Dictator’s Dream, Dark Horse Books
      And the sound increases … the power grows … gusto becomes something else: rage.

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

gusto

  1. First-person singular present indicative form of gustar.

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Noun[edit]

gusto (plural gustoj, accusative singular guston, accusative plural gustojn)

  1. taste
  2. flavor

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Galician[edit]

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gusto

  1. first-person singular present indicative of gustar

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gustus (tasting), from Proto-Italic *gustus, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵéwstus.

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Noun[edit]

gusto m (plural gusti)

  1. taste (the sense)
  2. taste, flavour
  3. gusto, enjoyment, relish
  4. fancy, whim
  5. (plural) preferences

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Verb[edit]

gusto

  1. first-person singular present tense of gustare

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From gustus (a tasting, sampling).

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Verb[edit]

present active gustō, present infinitive gustāre, perfect active gustāvī, supine gustātum

  1. I taste, sample.
  2. I snack; I whet my appetite.

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References[edit]

  • gusto in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡûːsto/
  • Hyphenation: gu‧sto

Adverb[edit]

gȗsto (Cyrillic spelling гу̑сто)

  1. densely

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gustus (tasting), from Proto-Italic *gustus, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵéwstus.

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Noun[edit]

gusto m (plural gustos)

  1. taste (sense)
    El gusto es uno de los cinco sentidos.
    Taste is one of the five senses.
  2. taste (flavour)
  3. liking, preference, aesthetic preference
  4. pleasure, enthusiasm
    Es un gusto que nos visites.
    It’s a pleasure to see you.
    Lo haré con gusto.
    I will do it gladly.
  5. fancy, whim
    Me di el gusto de bailar.
    I enjoyed dancing.

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Verb[edit]

gusto

  1. first-person singular present tense form of gustar