careta

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See also: caréta, caretă, and caretã

Catalan[edit]

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Wikipedia ca

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

careta f (plural caretes)

  1. mask

Further reading[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

cara +‎ -eta

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ca‧re‧ta

Noun[edit]

careta f (plural caretas)

  1. grimace, smirk; face
  2. mask
    Synonym: máscara

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

careta (plural caretas, comparable)

  1. (slang) straightedge (avoiding drugs)



Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Etymology[edit]

From cara (face) +‎ -eta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ca‧re‧ta

Noun[edit]

careta f (plural caretas)

  1. face mask, face screen (disguise, fencing, medical protection, etc.)
  2. (figuratively) any means of occlusion
  3. (cooking) pork cheek (careta de cerdo)