costura

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese, from Vulgar Latin *cō(n)sutūra, from Latin cōnsūtus, from consuō.

Noun[edit]

costura f (plural costuras)

  1. sewing
  2. stitches

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Verb[edit]

costura

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of costurar
    Ele costura.
    He sews.
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of costurar
    Tu aí, costura sozinho.
    You there, sew by yourself.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *cō(n)sutūra, from Latin cōnsūtus, from consuō.

Noun[edit]

costura m (plural costuras)

  1. needlework, sewing
  2. (in clothing or machinery) seam, stitches
  3. splice

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