junto

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See also: juntó

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Erroneous adaptation of junta, by assimilation with Spanish nouns in -o.

Noun[edit]

junto (plural juntos or juntoes)

  1. A group of men assembled for some common purpose; a club, or cabal.
    • 1819, Washington Irving, The Sketch Book, Rip Van Winkle:
      The opinions of this junto were completely controlled by Nicholas Vedder, a patriarch of the village, and landlord of the inn, at the door of which he took his seat from morning to night, just moving sufficiently to … keep in the shade of a large tree; ….
    • 1844, Edgar Allan Poe, ‘The Premature Burial’:
      I was seized and shaken without ceremony, for several minutes, by a junto of very rough-looking individuals.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese junto, from Latin iūnctus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

junto (not comparable)

  1. together (at the same time, in the same place)

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin iūnctus (joined, united).

Adjective[edit]

junto m (feminine junta, masculine plural juntos, feminine plural juntas)

  1. together
  2. joined
  3. next to

Adverb[edit]

junto

  1. together
    Pablo y yo nos sentamos juntos en clase
    - "Pablo and I sit together in class"
  2. altogether, totally
    Todo junto son 30 kg
    - "All together it weights 30 kg"
  3. next to
    El hotel está junto al parque"
    - "The hotel is next to the park"

Verb[edit]

junto

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of juntar.