revolver

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

revolver (plural revolvers)

A revolver
  1. A handgun with a revolving chamber enabling several shots to be fired without reloading.
  2. Agent noun of revolve; something that revolves.

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Translations[edit]


Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English revolver.

Noun[edit]

revolver

  1. revolver pistol

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English revolver.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

revolver m (plural revolvers, diminutive revolvertje n)

  1. revolver

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English revolver.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɛvolvɛr/
  • Hyphenation: re‧vol‧ver

Noun[edit]

revolver (plural revolverek)

  1. revolver

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English revolver.

Noun[edit]

revolver m (invariable)

  1. revolver (handgun)
  2. Rotating attachment, on a camera, having multiple lenses

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Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English revolver.

Noun[edit]

revolver m

  1. revolver
    Han fikk tak i en revolver (Bokmål)
    Han fekk tak i ein revolver (Nynorsk)
    He got hold of a revolver.

Inflection[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin revolvere, present active infinitive of revolvō (turn over, roll back, reflect upon), from re- (back, again) + volvō (roll).

Verb[edit]

revolver (first-person singular present indicative revolvo, past participle revolvido)

  1. to turn over (e.g., earth)
  2. to roll (the eyes)
  3. to go through (e.g., archives)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English revolver.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /reʋǒlʋer/
  • Hyphenation: re‧vol‧ver

Noun[edit]

revòlver m (Cyrillic spelling рево̀лвер)

  1. revolver

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin revolvere, present active infinitive of revolvō (turn over, roll back, reflect upon), from re- (back, again) + volvō (roll).

Verb[edit]

revolver (first-person singular present revuelvo, first-person singular preterite revolví, past participle revuelto)

  1. to stir, to mix
  2. to jumble up, to disarrange
  3. to turn over, to poke about, to rummage around in
  4. to consider, to turn over, to ponder
  5. to disturb, to stir up, to upset
  6. to swing around
  7. to wrap, to wrap up
  8. to turn 360 degrees, to revolve

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: o becomes a ue in stressed syllables. Irregular in the past participle.

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Usage notes[edit]

  • Revolver is a false friend, and does not mean a type of gun in Spanish. The Spanish word for that English meaning of revolver is revólver.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English revolver.

Noun[edit]

revolver c

  1. a revolver (firearm)

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