tollo

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Finnish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tollo  (comparative tollompi, superlative tolloin)

  1. moron, dumbass, goof

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Noun[edit]

tollo

  1. A piece of paper wrinkled and squeezed into a ball, as for throwing away.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *telh₂- (to bear, carry). Compare Ancient Greek τλάντος (tlántos, bearing, suffering), τολμέω (tolméō, to carry, bear), τελαμών (telamṓn, broad strap for bearing something), Ἄτλας (Átlas, the 'Bearer' of Heaven), Lithuanian tiltas (bridge), Sanskrit [Devanagari needed][script needed] (tula, balance), [script needed] (tulayati, lifts up, weighs), Latin tolerō (to bear, endure), tulī (I bore), lātus (borne), tellūs (bearing earth), Old English þolian (to endure) (English thole), Old Armenian թողում (tʿołum, I allow).

The perfect and supine stems merged with sub (beneath).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active tollō, present infinitive tollere, perfect active sustulī, supine sublātum

  1. I raise, lift up, elevate
  2. I remove, take away
    Agnus Dei, qui tollis peccata mundi, miserere nobis.
    Lamb of God, you take away the sins of the world, have mercy on us.
  3. I destroy, abolish

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

tollo

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