finta

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See also: fintá

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian finta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

finta f (plural fintes)

  1. (sports) feint

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the feminine of finto.

Adjective[edit]

finta

  1. feminine singular of finto

Noun[edit]

finta f (plural finte)

  1. affectation, simulation
    la sua penitenza è una fintahis remorse is just for show
  2. (sports) feint, dummy
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Catalan: finta
  • German: Finte

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

finta

  1. inflection of fintare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further reading[edit]

  • finta in Collins Italian-English Dictionary
  • finta in Grandi Dizionari
  • finta in garzantilinguistica.it – Garzanti Linguistica, De Agostini Scuola Spa
  • finta in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti, Olivetti Media Communication
  • finta in sapere.it – De Agostini Editore
  • finta in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *fintô (tail, train), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)pend- (to pull, stretch). Cognate with Latin pendeō (I hang). Related to spin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

finta m

  1. tail
  2. sequel
  3. consequence; result

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfĩ.tɐ/, [ˈfĩ.tɐ]

  • Hyphenation: fin‧ta

Noun[edit]

finta f (plural fintas)

  1. (sports) dribble
    Synonym: drible

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfinta/, [ˈfĩn̪.t̪a]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Italian.

Noun[edit]

finta f (plural fintas)

  1. feint, dummy

Etymology 2[edit]

From Portuguese finta.

Noun[edit]

finta f (plural fintas)

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Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

finta

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

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