manicure

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French manucure, coming from Latin manus, hand, and cura, care.

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Noun[edit]

manicure (plural manicures)

  1. A cosmetic treatment for the fingernails.
  2. (dated) A manicurist.

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Verb[edit]

manicure (third-person singular simple present manicures, present participle manicuring, simple past and past participle manicured)

  1. to trim the fingernails

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

manicure

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of manicuren

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

manicure m or f (plural manicures)

  1. Alternative spelling of manucure

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ma.niˈku.re/
  • Rhymes: -ure
  • Hyphenation: ma‧ni‧cù‧re

Noun[edit]

manicure f (invariable)

  1. manicure
  2. manicurist
    Synonym: manicurista

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French manicure.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ma.ɲiˈkir/, /ma.ɲiˈkjur/, /maˈɲi.kjur/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ikir
  • Syllabification: ma‧ni‧cure

Noun[edit]

manicure m inan

  1. manicure (cosmetic treatment for the fingernails)

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nouns

Further reading[edit]

  • manicure in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • manicure in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French manucure.[1][2]

Noun[edit]

manicure f (plural manicures)

  1. manicure (cosmetic treatment for the fingernails)
    Synonym: manicura

Noun[edit]

manicure m or f (plural manicures)

  1. manicurist (person who performs manicures)
    Synonym: manicuro

References[edit]

  1. ^ manicure” in Dicionário infopédia da Língua Portuguesa. Porto: Porto Editora, 2003–2022.
  2. ^ manicure” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Alternative form of manicura

Noun[edit]

manicure f (plural manicures)

  1. manicure