fuso

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fusus.

Noun[edit]

fuso m (plural fusos)

  1. spindle

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Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin fūsus, past participle of fundō (I pour out), from Proto-Italic *hundō, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰewd-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfu.zo/
  • Rhymes: -uzo
  • Hyphenation: fù‧so

Verb[edit]

fuso (feminine fusa, masculine plural fusi, feminine plural fuse)

  1. past participle of fondere
  2. past participle of fondersi

Adjective[edit]

fuso (feminine fusa, masculine plural fusi, feminine plural fuse)

  1. melted
  2. cast
  3. (informal, figuratively) worn-out, exhausted
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin fūsus, of unclear origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfu.zo/, (traditional) /ˈfu.so/
  • Rhymes: -uzo, (traditional) -uso
  • Hyphenation: fù‧so

Noun[edit]

fuso m (plural fusi m or (archaic except in fixed expressions) fusa f)

  1. (spinning, machinery) spindle
  2. (heraldry) fusil
Usage notes[edit]
  • The archaic feminine plural fusa is only used in expressions:
    fare le fusato purr
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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

fūsō

  1. dative singular of fūsus
  2. ablative singular of fūsus

Participle[edit]

fūsō

  1. dative masculine singular of fūsus
  2. dative neuter singular of fūsus
  3. ablative masculine singular of fūsus
  4. ablative neuter singular of fūsus

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fūsus.

Noun[edit]

fuso m (plural fusos)

  1. (spinning) spindle (rod used for spinning and winding thread)

Derived terms[edit]