tost

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

tost

  1. (obsolete) simple past tense and past participle of toss

Anagrams[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tostum, the neuter of tostus. Cognate with French tôt, Italian tosto.

Adverb[edit]

tost

  1. (archaic or dialectal) soon

Synonyms[edit]


Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish tost, from Proto-Celtic *tusto-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tost m (genitive tosta, nominative plural tostanna)

  1. silence
    Bí i do thost!
    "Be silent!", "Be quiet!", "Shut up!"
    "Is binn béal ina thost" (seanfhocal)
    "A silent mouth is sweet" (proverb)
  2. Verbal noun of tost.

Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

tost (present analytic tostann, future analytic tostfaidh, verbal noun tost, past participle tosta)

  1. be silent, become silent
    Thost sé bomaite.
    He remained silent a while

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tost thost dtost
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]


Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Latin tot (very) + cito (fast), but more likely from Vulgar Latin tostum, from the neuter of Latin tostus (toasted), later meaning "hotly, promptly" in Vulgar Latin. Cognate to Italian tosto, Occitan and Catalan tost.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

tost

  1. early
  2. soon
  3. quickly; straight away

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • tot” in An etymological dictionary of the French language, Oxford University Press, 1837.
  • etymology

Polish[edit]

tosty

Noun[edit]

tost m

  1. toast (toasted bread)

Declension[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

tost m (genitive tost, no plural)

  1. silence

Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Italian toast

Noun[edit]

tost m (invariable)

  1. toasted sandwich