pinto

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English[edit]

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Spanish pinto (painted, mottled).

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pinto (plural pintos or pintoes)

  1. (zoology) A horse with a patchy coloration that includes white.

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pinto (comparative more pinto, superlative most pinto)

  1. Pied, mottled.
    • 1963, While Profane, dreamy, went on to tell of his nights with the Alligator Patrol, and how he’d hunted one pinto beast through Fairing’s Parish; cornered and killed it in a chamber lit by some frightening radiance. — Thomas Pynchon, V.

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

pinto

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of pintar

Esperanto[edit]

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pinto (accusative singular pinton, plural pintoj, accusative plural pintojn)

  1. peak, summit
  2. point (of a pointed star)

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Galician[edit]

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pinto

  1. first-person singular present indicative of pintar

Italian[edit]

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pinto m (feminine pinta, masculine plural pinti, feminine plural pinte)

  1. past participle of pingere

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Neapolitan[edit]

Noun[edit]

pinto m (plural pinte)

  1. turkey

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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pinto m (plural pintos)

  1. (zoology) chick: a young chicken
  2. (vulgar, Brazil) penis

Verb[edit]

pinto

  1. present indicative first-person singular of pintar.
    Eu pinto. = I paint.
    Pinto sempre à noite. = I always paint at night.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Proto-Romance variation of Latin pictus, past participle of pingere (to paint).

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pinto m (feminine pinta, masculine plural pintos, feminine plural pintas)

  1. (Latin America) spotted, pinto, mottled, blotchy
  2. (Caribbean) clever, cunning
  3. (Caribbean) drunk
  4. (Costa Rica) A meal served for lunch or dinner based on gallo pinto but also with a type of meat and possibly some extras.

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pinto

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

Tagalog[edit]

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pinto

  1. door