teso

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See also: tesó and tesò

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

teso

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of tesar

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Latin tensus. Compare the borrowed doublet tenso.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

teso m (plural tesos)

  1. hill; mountain; mountain top
    Synonyms: curuto, cotarelo

Adjective[edit]

teso m (feminine singular tesa, masculine plural tesos, feminine plural tesas)

  1. taut, tight, tense, stretched
    • c1350, K. M. Parker (ed.), Historia Troyana. Santiago: Instituto "Padre Sarmiento", page 342:
      Et acharom a seu señor Pyrrus moy malandante ẽna area, moy jnchado et tã teso que adur lles podo falar
    Synonyms: irto, rexo, ríxido
  2. stif (formal in behavior; unrelaxed)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • teso” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • teso” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • teso” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • teso” in Santamarina, Antón (coord.): Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.
  • teso” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.



Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Latin tensus. Compare the borrowed doublet tenso.

Adjective[edit]

teso (feminine singular tesa, masculine plural tesi, feminine plural tese)

  1. taut, tight, tense, stretched
  2. outstretched
  3. tense, nervous, fraught, strained
  4. (followed by a) aimed, intended

Verb[edit]

teso m (feminine singular tesa, masculine plural tesi, feminine plural tese)

  1. past participle of tendere

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

teso

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tesare

Anagrams[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Latin tēnsus. Compare the borrowed doublet tenso.

Adjective[edit]

teso m (feminine singular tesa, masculine plural tesos, feminine plural tesas, comparable)

  1. taut (pulled tight, as in a rope)

Synonyms[edit]

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

teso

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