punto

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian punto.

Noun[edit]

punto ‎(plural puntos)

  1. (fencing) A point or hit.

Derived terms[edit]

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English point, French point, German Punkt, Italian punto, Russian пункт ‎(punkt), Spanish punto, all ultimately from Latin punctum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpun.to/, /ˈpun.tɔ/

Noun[edit]

punto (plural punti)

  1. (geometry, astronomy, typography, grammar, music, games) point; dot; position; period; small hole (as made by a needle or awl)

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

(file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin punctum.

Noun[edit]

punto m ‎(plural punti)

  1. point (all senses), jot, iota
  2. full stop, period
  3. dot
  4. instant (point in time)
  5. (in the plural) points, score
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Verb[edit]

punto

  1. first-person singular present tense of puntare

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin punctus.

Verb[edit]

punto m ‎(feminine singular punta, masculine plural punti, feminine plural punte)

  1. past participle of pungere

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Latin punctum.

Interjection[edit]

¡punto!

  1. that's it!

Noun[edit]

punto m ‎(plural puntos)

  1. point (unit of measurement)
    "Tienes cinco puntos." -- "You have five points."
    "Ese artículo cuesta tres puntos." -- "That item costs three points."
  2. decimal, point (arithmetic symbol), period
  3. (punto de encuentro) point, location, place
  4. stitch
  5. great surprise

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Verb[edit]

punto

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