prolixo

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

prōlixō

  1. dative masculine singular of prōlixus
  2. dative neuter singular of prōlixus
  3. ablative masculine singular of prōlixus
  4. ablative neuter singular of prōlixus

References[edit]

  • prolixo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • prolixo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin prōlixus (stretched out).

Adjective[edit]

prolixo m (feminine singular prolixa, masculine plural prolixos, feminine plural prolixas, comparable)

  1. prolix (tediously lengthy)
    Synonyms: difuso, fastidioso, verboso
    Antonyms: breve, conciso
    um discurso prolixoa prolix speech
  2. prolix (tending to use big or obscure words)
    Synonym: palavroso

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