cafona

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

cafona f (plural cafone, masculine cafone)

  1. (female) peasant
  2. (pejorative) (female) boor

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian cafone (peasant, boor), from Neapolitan c'a fune (rope).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cafona m, f (plural cafonas, comparable)

  1. tacky (dowdy, shabbily dressed)

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