lustre

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See also: lustré

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Etymology 1[edit]

Middle French lustre. See luster (etymology 1)

Noun[edit]

lustre (plural lustres)

  1. (British spelling) Alternative form of luster (shine, etc.)
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Verb[edit]

lustre (third-person singular simple present lustres, present participle lustring, simple past and past participle lustred)

  1. (British spelling) Alternative form of luster
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin lustrum. See luster (etymology 2)

Noun[edit]

lustre (plural lustres)

  1. (British spelling) Alternative form of luster (a lustrum)
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for lustre in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lustrum.

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lustre m (plural lustres)

  1. lustrum (period of five years)

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French[edit]

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lustre m (plural lustres)

  1. lustre, chandelier
  2. gloss, shine, lustre
  3. lustrum; period of five years

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lustre f pl

  1. feminine plural of lustro

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian lustro.

Noun[edit]

lustre m (plural lustres)

  1. lustre; shine

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt
lustre

Etymology[edit]

From French lustre.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lustre m (plural lustres)

  1. chandelier

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlustɾe/, [ˈlust̪ɾe]

Noun[edit]

lustre m (plural lustres)

  1. lustre, shine

Verb[edit]

lustre

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of lustrar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of lustrar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of lustrar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of lustrar.

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