brusco

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See also: bruscò

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbru.sko/
  • Rhymes: -usko
  • Hyphenation: brù‧sco

Adjective[edit]

brusco (feminine brusca, masculine plural bruschi, feminine plural brusche)

  1. abrupt, sudden, brusque

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Descendants[edit]

  • French: brusque

Verb[edit]

brusco

  1. first-person singular present indicative of bruscare

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian brusco.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

brusco m (feminine singular brusca, masculine plural bruscos, feminine plural bruscas, comparable)

  1. brusque, abrupt (broken off or very steep)
    Synonyms: arrebatado, abrupto
  2. sudden, unexpected
    Synonyms: repentino, inesperado
  3. harsh, rough to the touch
    Synonym: áspero
  4. harsh, cruel
    Synonyms: cruel, severo, bruto

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian brusco.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɾusko/, [ˈbɾus.ko]

Adjective[edit]

brusco (feminine brusca, masculine plural bruscos, feminine plural bruscas)

  1. sudden, brusque, abrasive
  2. rough, careless

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