torpe

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Hiligaynon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish torpe.

Adjective[edit]

tórpe

  1. slow, dull, or stupid
  2. indecent, lewd

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

torpē

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of torpeō

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin turpis (ugly; dishonest).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

torpe m or f (plural torpes, comparable)

  1. sordid (morally degrading)
  2. disgusting; nauseating
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Back-formation from torpecer (same as entorpecer).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

torpe m or f (plural torpes, comparable)

  1. numbing, narcotic
  2. numb, torpid

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin turpis (ugly; dishonest).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtorpe/, [ˈt̪orpe]

Adjective[edit]

torpe (plural torpes)

  1. clumsy
  2. dishonest
  3. ugly

Tagalog[edit]

Adjective[edit]

torpe

  1. The quality of being too shy to pursue amorous desires