basto

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See also: bastó and bastò

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish basto.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbæstəʊ/
    • (file)

Noun[edit]

basto

  1. The ace of clubs in quadrille and omber.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for basto in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

Anagrams[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish basto.

Noun[edit]

basto m (plural bastos)

  1. (playing cards) Alternative form of bastó

Further reading[edit]


Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

basto (accusative singular baston, plural bastoj, accusative plural bastojn)

  1. bast

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bastum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbas.to/
  • Rhymes: -asto
  • Hyphenation: ba‧sto

Noun[edit]

basto m (plural basti)

  1. load
  2. burden
  3. packsaddle (A saddle designed to secure and carry goods on the back of an animal)

Verb[edit]

basto

  1. first-person singular present indicative of bastare

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

basto

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of bastar

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

basto m (plural bastos)

  1. packsaddle, saddle pad
    • 1888, Eduardo Acevedo Díaz, Ismael:
      Los últimos que llegaban del rodeo desensillaban y largaban sus pinos sudorosos, dándoles un golpecito con las riendas en los cuartos, después de acariciarles con dos o tres palmadas el cuello, y de pasarles de la cruz a la cola el lomo del cuchillo para refrescar la traspiración espumosa bien señalada por los bastos, las bajeras y la carona.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. (card games) clubs

See also[edit]

Suits in Spanish · palos (layout · text)
SuitHearts.svg SuitDiamonds.svg SuitSpades.svg SuitClubs.svg
corazones diamantes picas tréboles
Spanish suits in Spanish · palos (layout · text)
Seme spade carte spagnole.svg Seme coppe carte spagnole.svg Seme denari carte spagnole.svg Seme bastoni carte spagnole.svg
espadas copas oros bastos

Etymology 2[edit]

From bastar.

Adjective[edit]

basto (feminine basta, masculine plural bastos, feminine plural bastas)

  1. rough, coarse
  2. gross
  3. homespun

Verb[edit]

basto

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

Further reading[edit]