doloroso

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian.

Adverb[edit]

doloroso (not comparable)

  1. (music) plaintively; pathetically

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin dolōrōsus (painful; sorrowful), from Latin dolor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /do.loˈro.zo/, (traditional) /do.loˈro.so/[1]
  • Rhymes: -ozo, (traditional) -oso
  • Hyphenation: do‧lo‧ró‧so

Adjective[edit]

doloroso (feminine dolorosa, masculine plural dolorosi, feminine plural dolorose, superlative dolorosissimo)

  1. painful
  2. distressing

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References[edit]

  1. ^ doloroso in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

Further reading[edit]

  • doloroso in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dolōrōsō

  1. dative/ablative masculine/neuter singular of dolōrōsus

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin dolōrōsus (painful), from Latin dolor (pain; grief) + -ōsus (-ous). Displaced the inherited Old Portuguese dooroso.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

doloroso m (feminine singular dolorosa, masculine plural dolorosos, feminine plural dolorosas, comparable)

  1. painful (causing pain)
    Ferida dolorosa.
    Painful wound.
    Synonyms: doído, dolorido
  2. hurtful (hurting someone’s feelings)
    Insulto doloroso.
    Hurtful insult.
    Synonym: dolorido
  3. dolorous (solemnly or ponderously sad)
    Suspiro doloroso.
    Dolorous sigh.
    Synonym: dorido

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin dolōrōsus (painful; sorrowful), from Latin dolor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /doloˈɾoso/, [d̪o.loˈɾo.so]
  • Rhymes: -oso

Adjective[edit]

doloroso (feminine dolorosa, masculine plural dolorosos, feminine plural dolorosas, superlative dolorosísimo)

  1. painful

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