toupeira

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toupeira

Etymology[edit]

From Latin talpa (mole) + -eira.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /to(w).ˈpe(j).ɾa/, /to(w).ˈpe(j).ɾɐ/
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /to(w).ˈpɐj.ɾɐ/, /to(w).ˈpej.ɾɐ/
  • Hyphenation: tou‧pei‧ra

Noun[edit]

toupeira f (plural toupeiras)

  1. mole (burrowing insectivore)
  2. (figuratively) a stupid person

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