noia

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

noia f ‎(plural noies, masculine noi)

  1. girl, young woman

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Old Provençal enoja, from enojar. See annoiare.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈnɔja/, [ˈn̺ɔː.ja]
  • Hyphenation: nò‧ia

Noun[edit]

noia f ‎(plural noie)

  1. (obsolete) anguish, sorrow
  2. boredom, tediousness
  3. bore, yawn, drag
  4. nuisance, bother, trouble, hassle

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Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

noia ‎(plural, comparable)

  1. (Brazil, slang) (often excessively) drug-addicted
  2. (Brazil, slang) stoned; doped
  3. (Brazil, slang, sometimes pejorative) crazy; mad
  4. (Brazil, slang, pejorative) stupid; fool

Noun[edit]

noia m f (plural noias)

  1. (Brazil, slang) a drug-addicted person
  2. (Brazil, slang) a person under the effects of one or more drugs
  3. (Brazil, slang) a crazy or mad person
  4. (Brazil, slang) a stupid, foolish or uncivilized person