finta

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See also: fintá

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the feminine of finto.

Adjective[edit]

finta

  1. Feminine singular of adjective finto.

Noun[edit]

finta f (plural finte)

  1. pretence
    fare finta di fare qualcosato pretend to do something
    l'ho detto per fintaI was only pretending/kidding
  2. (sports) feint, dummy

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Verb[edit]

finta

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

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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]


Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfinta/, [ˈfĩn̪t̪a]

Noun[edit]

finta f (plural fintas)

  1. feint, dummy

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.