amplo

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

amplō

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

References[edit]

  • amplo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • amplo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin amplus (spacious; ample). Doublet of ancho.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

amplo m (feminine singular ampla, masculine plural amplos, feminine plural amplas, comparable)

  1. ample, wide
    Caminho amplo.Wide pathway.
    Synonyms: ancho, largo
    Antonyms: estreito
  2. spacious
    Amplos aposentos.Ample dwellings.
    Synonyms: espaçoso
  3. abundant, abounding (fully sufficient)
    Ampla evidência.Abounding evidence.
    Synonyms: abundante, farto, extenso

Usage notes[edit]

More commonly than other adjectives, it may be used preceding the noun it modifies.

Related terms[edit]