pus

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin pus, meaning the same.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pus (uncountable)

  1. A whitish-yellow or yellow substance composed primarily of dead white blood cells and dead pyogenic bacteria; normally found in regions of bacterial infection.

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Latin puteum. Compare Romanian puț, Italian pozzo.

Noun[edit]

pus m

  1. well

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin pus, meaning the same.

Noun[edit]

pus m (uncountable)

  1. pus

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin plūs, from Proto-Indo-European *plē-, *pelu- (many).

Adverb[edit]

pus

  1. more

Etymology 3[edit]

From Latin post

Conjunction[edit]

pus

  1. after

French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin pus, meaning the same.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pus m (plural pus)

  1. pus

Etymology 2[edit]

See pouvoir

Verb[edit]

pus

  1. First-person singular past historic of pouvoir
  2. Second-person singular past historic of pouvoir

Etymology 3[edit]

See paître

Verb[edit]

pus

  1. (extremely rare) masculine plural past participle of paître

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Guernésiais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French plus, from Latin plus.

Adverb[edit]

pus

  1. more, -er (used to form comparatives of adjectives)

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish bus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pus m (genitive puis, nominative plural pusa)

  1. pout
  2. snout

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
pus phus bpus
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pus.

Noun[edit]

pus m (invariable)

  1. pus, matter

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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French plus, from Latin.

Adverb[edit]

pus

  1. more, -er (used to form comparatives of adjectives)

Noun[edit]

pus m (plural pus)

  1. (mathematics) plus sign

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

pus

  1. first-person singular preterite of pouver

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

pus n (genitive puris)

  1. pus
  2. foul, corrupt matter

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

pus

  1. rafsi of pu'i.

Miskito[edit]

Noun[edit]

pus

  1. cat

Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • pu (Mistralian)

Etymology[edit]

Latin plus.

Adverb[edit]

pus

  1. more

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia pt

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pus, from Proto-Indo-European *pu- (to rot, stink).

Noun[edit]

pus m (uncountable)

  1. pus

Verb[edit]

pus

  1. First-person singular (eu) preterite indicative of pôr
    • 2005, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e o Enigma do Príncipe (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince), Rocco, page 234:
      Não pus nada no suco!
      I didn't put anything in the juice!

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Past participle of pune. Probably formed on the basis of the simple perfect, puse, or from a form *post, from Latin postus, from positus. (compare also adăpost, where this was preserved)

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

pus

  1. past participle of pune

Declension[edit]

See also nepus



Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pus

Noun[edit]

pus m (plural puses)

  1. pus

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic bus, from Proto-Turkic.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pus (definite accusative pusu, plural puslar)

  1. haze

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Walloon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin plūs, from Proto-Indo-European *plē-, *pelu- (many).

Adverb[edit]

pus

  1. more