tardo

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See also: tardo- and tardò

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Spanish, slow, Latin tardus.

Noun[edit]

tardo (plural tardos)

  1. (archaic) A sloth.
    • 1881, Lippincott's magazine: Volume 27
      On my last trip to Vera Cruz I procured a pair of black tardos, full-grown and in a normal state of health []

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

tardo

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of tardar

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tardus.

Adjective[edit]

tardo m (feminine tarda, masculine plural tardi, feminine plural tarde)

  1. slow, sluggard, dull, slow-witted, dull-witted
  2. late, tardy

Verb[edit]

tardo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tardare

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tardus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active tardō, present infinitive tardāre, perfect active tardāvī, supine tardātum

  1. I check or retard
  2. I hinder, impede or delay

Inflection[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tardō

  1. dative masculine singular of tardus
  2. dative neuter singular of tardus
  3. ablative masculine singular of tardus
  4. ablative neuter plural of tardus

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tardus.

Adjective[edit]

tardo m (feminine tarda, masculine plural tardos, feminine plural tardas)

  1. tardy
  2. slow, sluggish

Verb[edit]

tardo

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