gotta

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English[edit]

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  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɡɑtə/, [ˈɡɑɾə]
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈɡɒtə/, [ˈɡɒʔə]
  • (Boston, New England) IPA(key): /ˈɡʌtə/, /ˈɡɒtə/
  • (file)

Contraction[edit]

gotta

  1. (informal, colloquial) Contraction of have got to (have to; must).
    I gotta learn this for my examination.
  2. (informal, colloquial) Contraction of got a.

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

gotta

  1. Abessive singular form of go.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin gutta.

Noun[edit]

gotta f (plural gotte)

  1. gout

Verb[edit]

gotta

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

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Portuguese[edit]

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gotta f (plural gottas)

  1. Obsolete spelling of gota

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Noun[edit]

gotta f (plural gottas)

  1. (carpentry, Surmiran) nail