reto

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See also: retó

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

reto

  1. first-person singular present indicative of retar

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

reto

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of retre

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French rets, Italian rete, Spanish red, ultimately from Latin rēte.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): [ˈreto]
  • Rhymes: -eto
  • Hyphenation: re‧to

Noun[edit]

reto (accusative singular reton, plural retoj, accusative plural retojn)

  1. net (in most senses, including mesh, tool for trapping, figuratively, computing network, Internet)

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Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Esperanto reto, from French rets, Italian rete, Spanish red, ultimately from Latin rēte.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

reto (plural reti)

  1. net, mesh, network, netting, web
  2. (computing, Internet) Short for Interreto (Internet) (the Net); web
    Synonym: Interreto

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Latvian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

reto

  1. vocative singular masculine form of retais
  2. accusative singular masculine form of retais
  3. instrumental singular masculine form of retais
  4. genitive plural masculine form of retais
  5. vocative singular feminine form of retais
  6. accusative singular feminine form of retais
  7. instrumental singular feminine form of retais
  8. genitive plural feminine form of retais

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • Hyphenation: re‧to

Etymology 1[edit]

Semi-learned term derived from earlier recto, borrowed from Latin rectus. Displaced Old Portuguese reyto.

Adjective[edit]

reto m (feminine singular reta, masculine plural retos, feminine plural retas, comparable)

  1. Not crooked or bent; straight.
  2. (of a person or institution) Not given to swindling, lying or fraud; honest; honorable; upright; righteous; just; fair.
  3. (geometry, of an angle) Having ninety degrees; right.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From earlier recto, from New Latin rectum intestinum (the straight intestine).

Noun[edit]

reto m (plural retos)

  1. (anatomy) rectum (terminal part of the large intestine)

Further reading[edit]

  • reto” in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈreto/, [ˈre.t̪o]
  • Hyphenation: re‧to

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Spanish repto, rebto, riepto, from Old Spanish rebtar + -o, inherited from Latin reputō, reputāre; equivalent to modern retar +‎ -o. Cognate with English repute.

Noun[edit]

reto m (plural retos)

  1. challenge
    hacer(le) frente a un reto, enfrentar un retoto face a challenge
    La pobreza es un reto para el desarrollo de muchas partes del África.Poverty is a challenge to the development of many parts of Africa.
  2. dare
    Me impuso un reto del que no puedo escapar.He imposed a dare on me from which I can't escape.

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

reto

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

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish reto.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: re‧to
  • IPA(key): /ˈɾeto/

Noun[edit]

reto

  1. challenge
    Synonyms: hamon, paghamon, paghahamon
  2. (slang) introduction to someone (in matchmaking, especially to one's friend)

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