retrete

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish retrete.[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: re‧tre‧te

Noun[edit]

retrete f (plural retretes)

  1. (Portugal) toilet (device for depositing human waste and flushing it away)
    Synonyms: (Portugal) sanita, (Brazil) vaso sanitário, (Brazil) privada, (Brazil) sentina, (Brazil) vaso
  2. (Portugal) toilet, bathroom (room used for urination and defecation)
    Synonyms: (Portugal) casa de banho, (Portugal) quarto de banho, sanitário, (Brazil) privada

References[edit]

  1. ^ retrete” in Dicionário infopédia da Língua Portuguesa. Porto: Porto Editora, 2003–2022.
  2. ^ retrete” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Provençal [Term?] or Catalan retret.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /reˈtɾete/, [reˈt̪ɾe.t̪e]

Noun[edit]

retrete m (plural retretes)

  1. toilet
    Synonyms: inodoro, aseo, baño, excusado, servicio, wáter

Descendants[edit]

  • Portuguese: retrete

Further reading[edit]