preciso

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See also: precisó and precisò

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

preciso

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of precisar

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Attested since circa 1750. From Latin praecīsus (shortened), from praecīdō (I shorten).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [pɾeˈθisʊ], (western) [pɾeˈsisʊ]

Adjective[edit]

preciso m (feminine singular precisa, masculine plural precisos, feminine plural precisas)

  1. necessary
    É preciso chegarmos hoxeIt is necessary that we arrive today
    Synonym: necesario
  2. precise
    Synonym: exacto
    Antonym: impreciso

References[edit]

  • preciso” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • preciso” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin praecīsus (shortened), from praecīdō (I shorten).

Adjective[edit]

preciso (feminine precisa, masculine plural precisi, feminine plural precise, superlative precisissimo)

  1. precise, exact, thorough
    Synonym: esatto
  2. precise, accurate, faithful, specific, detailed
    Synonyms: accurato, fedele, dettagliato
  3. identical
    Synonym: identico
Antonyms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

preciso

  1. first-person singular present indicative of precisare

Anagrams[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin praecīsus (shortened), from praecīdō (I shorten).

Adjective[edit]

preciso m (feminine singular precisa, masculine plural precisos, feminine plural precisas, comparable)

  1. precise; accurate (in exact or careful conformity with the truth)
    Antonym: impreciso
  2. accurate (which hits the target)
    Tiro preciso.Accurate shot.
    Synonyms: certeiro, certo
    Antonym: impreciso
  3. necessary
    Não é preciso.It's not necessary.
    Synonym: necessário
Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:preciso.

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

preciso

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of precisar
Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:precisar.


Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /pɾeˈθiso/, [pɾeˈθi.so]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /pɾeˈsiso/, [pɾeˈsi.so]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin praecīsus.

Adjective[edit]

preciso (feminine precisa, masculine plural precisos, feminine plural precisas)

  1. precise
  2. necessary
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

preciso

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