tenebroso

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tenebrōsus, from tenebra (darkness).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /te.neˈbro.zo/, (traditional) /te.neˈbro.so/

Adjective[edit]

tenebroso (feminine tenebrosa, masculine plural tenebrosi, feminine plural tenebrose)

  1. dark, gloomy, creepy, anxiety inspiring
  2. mysterious

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tenebrōsō

  1. dative/ablative masculine/neuter singular of tenebrōsus

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin tenebrōsus, from tenebrae (darkness). Doublet of trevoso.

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Adjective[edit]

tenebroso m (feminine singular tenebrosa, masculine plural tenebrosos, feminine plural tenebrosas, comparable)

  1. dark, gloomy
    Synonym: trevoso
  2. frightful
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:amedrontador
  3. tenebrous

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tenebrōsus, from tenebra (darkness).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /teneˈbɾoso/, [t̪e.neˈβ̞ɾo.so]

Adjective[edit]

tenebroso (feminine tenebrosa, masculine plural tenebrosos, feminine plural tenebrosas)

  1. gloomy, dark
    Synonym: sombrio

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