largo

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See also: Largo, łargo, and largó

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

largo (plural largos)

  1. (music) a very slow tempo
  2. (music) a musical piece or movement in such a tempo

Adjective[edit]

largo (not comparable)

  1. (music) strong and stately

Anagrams[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish largo, from Latin largus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: lar‧go

Verb[edit]

largo

  1. to go past someone or something
  2. to proceed immediately
  3. to go straight ahead or on

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin largus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

largo (feminine singular larga, masculine plural larghi, feminine plural larghe)

  1. wide, broad
    Synonyms: ampio, vasto, esteso
    Antonyms: stretto
  2. ample, wide, large
    Synonyms: vasto, esteso
    Antonyms: stretto
  3. (of clothes) oversized, loose-fitting, too loose
    Synonyms: abbondante, comodo
    Antonyms: aderente, attillato, stretto
  4. generous, free, open-handed
    Synonyms: generoso
    Antonyms: avaro
    Gianni è largo nelle mance.Gianni is a generous tipper.

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

largo m (plural larghi)

  1. open sea
    Synonyms: alto mare
    al largooffshore, in the open sea, in the offing, out to the sea
  2. square, largo
  3. (music) largo

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

largō

  1. dative masculine singular of largus
  2. dative neuter singular of largus
  3. ablative masculine singular of largus
  4. ablative neuter plural of largus

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese [Term?], from Latin largus (large; abounding).

Noun[edit]

largo m (plural largos)

  1. square (open space in a town)
    Synonyms: praça
  2. (nautical) high seas (parts of the ocean surface that are far from shore)
    Synonyms: alto-mar
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Adjective[edit]

largo m (feminine singular larga, masculine plural largos, feminine plural largas, comparable)

  1. wide; broad (having a large width)
    Synonyms: extenso
    Antonyms: estreito, longo
  2. ample; spacious
    Synonyms: amplo, ancho, espaçoso, extenso, lato, vasto
    Antonyms: pequeno, restrito
  3. (of clothes) loose (not fitting tightly)
    Synonyms: folgado, frouxo
    Antonyms: apertado
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Descendants[edit]
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  • Guinea-Bissau Creole: largu
  • Korlai Creole Portuguese: larg
  • Macanese: largo
  • Principense: lagu

Etymology 2[edit]

From largar (to release).

Verb[edit]

largo

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of largar

Etymology 3[edit]

From Italian largo.

Noun[edit]

largo m (plural largos)

  1. (music) largo (a very slow tempo)
  2. (music) largo (a musical piece or movement in such a tempo)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin largus.

Adjective[edit]

largo (feminine singular larga, masculine plural largos, feminine plural largas)

  1. long
    Antonyms: corto, breve

Usage notes[edit]

  • Largo is a false friend, and does not mean large. Spanish equivalents are shown in the "Translations" section of the English entry large.

Descendants[edit]

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Noun[edit]

largo m (uncountable)

  1. length
    Synonyms: longitud

Coordinate terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

largo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of largar.

Interjection[edit]

largo

  1. get away!
  2. get out!

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