volante

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Spanish, literally "flying".

Noun[edit]

volante (plural volantes)

  1. A cumbrous two-wheeled pleasure carriage used in Cuba.

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Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

volante

  1. present adverbial active participle of voli

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

volante

  1. feminine singular of volant

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Interlingua[edit]

Participle[edit]

volante

  1. present participle of volar

Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

volante m, f (masculine and feminine plural volanti)

  1. flying
  2. loose (of a page)
  3. freelance

Noun[edit]

volante m (plural volanti)

  1. steering wheel (of a car)
  2. Italian police car

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

volante

  1. present participle of volare

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Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

volante

  1. ablative masculine singular of volāns
  2. ablative feminine singular of volāns
  3. ablative neuter singular of volāns

Portuguese[edit]

volante (1)
volante (2)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin volāns, volantis. Compare the inherited doublet voante.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

volante (plural volantes, comparable)

  1. flying
  2. floating
  3. loose.

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

volante m (plural volantes)

  1. (vehicles) steering wheel
  2. (badminton) shuttlecock.

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Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

volante m, f (plural volantes)

  1. flying
  2. loose

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

volante m (plural volantes)

  1. (automotive) steering wheel
  2. flyer
  3. shuttlecock

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