crosta

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan [Term?] (compare Occitan crosta), from Latin crusta (bark, crust, shell) (compare French croûte, Spanish costra), from Proto-Indo-European *krustós (hardened), from *krews- (to form a crust, begin to freeze).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

crosta f (plural crostes)

  1. crust (any hard surface layer; surface layer of most breads and pastries)
  2. (geology) crust (outermost solid layer of a planet)
    Synonym: escorça
  3. rind (hard surface layer of a cheese)
  4. scab (crust over a wound made from clotted blood)

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

crosta

  1. past participle of cros

Adjective[edit]

crosta

  1. fractious
  2. troublesome, difficult
  3. (of child) mischievous, contrary
  4. forbidden
    Synonyms: coiscthe, faoi chosc, toirmiscthe
Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

crosta m sg

  1. genitive singular of crosadh

Etymology 2[edit]

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Preposition[edit]

crosta (plus genitive, triggers no mutation)

  1. across

Adverb[edit]

crosta

  1. across

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
crosta chrosta gcrosta
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin crusta, from Proto-Indo-European *krustós (hardened), from *krews- (to form a crust, begin to freeze)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkrɔs.ta/, [ˈkr̺ɔs̪t̪ä]
  • Hyphenation: crò‧sta

Noun[edit]

crosta f (plural croste)

  1. crust (of cheese, bread, etc.)
  2. scab (of a wound)
  3. daub (bad picture)
  4. rind

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Verb[edit]

crosta

  1. third-person singular present indicative of crostare
  2. second-person singular imperative of crostare

Anagrams[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese, from Latin crusta, from Proto-Indo-European *krustós (hardened), from *krews- (to form a crust, begin to freeze).

Noun[edit]

crosta f (plural crostas)

  1. crust (any solid, hard surface layer; outer layer of bread and pastry)
  2. (geology) crust (outermost layer of a planet)
  3. scab (incrustation over a wound)
    Synonyms: bostela, casca

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

crosta

  1. cross, irritable, grumpy, grouchy
  2. naughty, peevish

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Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
crosta chrosta
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.