cuesta

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish cuesta.

Noun[edit]

cuesta (plural cuestas)

  1. (geomorphology) slope (acclivity or declivity).

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Latin costa (rib; side, wall), later coming to mean "edge" or "coast" in Medieval Latin. Compare the doublet costa.

Noun[edit]

cuesta f (plural cuestas)

  1. (geology) slope (acclivity or declivity)
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Verb[edit]

cuesta

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of costar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of costar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of costar.