lent

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

lent

  1. simple past tense and past participle of lend

Catalan[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Latin lentus. Compare the inherited Valencian dialect llenta (something that continues or does not stop); cf. also Spanish and Portuguese lento.

Adjective[edit]

lent (feminine lenta, masculine plural lents, feminine plural lentes)

  1. slow
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from Latin lēns, lēntis; first attested 1803[1].

Noun[edit]

lent f (plural lents)

  1. lens
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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French lent, from Latin lentus. Doublet of lento, taken from Italian.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lent (feminine singular lente, masculine plural lents, feminine plural lentes)

  1. slow
    Antonyms: rapide

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lentus.

Adjective[edit]

lent

  1. slow, sluggish

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈlɛnt]
  • Hyphenation: lent

Adverb[edit]

lent

  1. down

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French, from Latin lentus (slow, sluggish).

Adjective[edit]

lent m

  1. (Jersey) slow

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

lent

  1. past participle of lene

Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lent

  1. absolute indefinite neuter form of len.