saper

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Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *sapēre, from Classial Latin sapiō, sapere ‎(taste).

Verb[edit]

saper

  1. to know

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Italian zappare.

Verb[edit]

saper

  1. (transitive) to sap, do sapping work on
  2. (transitive, figuratively) to erode, wear down, undermine
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

saper

  1. (informal, transitive, reflexive, Europe) to dress
    Ce type-là est toujours bien sapé.
    That guy is always well-dressed.

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

saper

  1. (transitive, informal, Quebec) to eat or chew noisily
  2. (transitive, informal, Quebec) to slurp

Etymology 4[edit]

From sape, from Latin sappa. Compare Italian zappare, Friulian sapâ, Venetian sapar, Romanian săpa.

Verb[edit]

saper

  1. (agriculture) to harvest or reap forage or cereals with a small scythe
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Interlingua[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

saper

  1. to know

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Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

saper

  1. apocopic form of sapere

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Torres Strait Creole[edit]

Pteropus livingstonii

Noun[edit]

saper

  1. (Eastern dialect) flying fox, fruit bat

Synonyms[edit]

  • sapur (Western dialect)