tosse

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse þurs (giant, ogre).

Noun[edit]

tosse c (singular definite tossen, plural indefinite tosser)

  1. simpleton

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Verb[edit]

tosse (imperative tos, infinitive at tosse, present tense tosser, past tense tossede, perfect tense har tosset)

  1. fool, fool about, fool around

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tussis, tussem, from Proto-Indo-European *tud-ti-s- (cough), from *(s)tewd-, from *(s)tew- (to push, hit).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtos.se/
  • Rhymes: -osse
  • Hyphenation: tós‧se

Noun[edit]

tosse f (plural tossi)

  1. cough (condition that causes one to cough)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Probably from Danish.

Noun[edit]

tosse f (definite singular tossa, indefinite plural tosser, definite plural tossene)

  1. (derogatory, rare or dated) a stupid, foolish woman

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

tosse

  1. (dialectal, nonstandard) past tense of tykkja

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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • Hyphenation: tos‧se

Etymology 1[edit]

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From Old Portuguese tosse, from Latin tussis (cough), from Proto-Indo-European *tud-ti-s- (cough), from *(s)tewd-, from *(s)tew- (to push, hit).

Noun[edit]

tosse f (plural tosses)

  1. cough (expulsion of air from the lungs)
  2. (uncountable, familiar) common cold
    Synonyms: (Portugal) constipação, constipação nasal, gripe, nasofaringite, (Brazil) resfriado, rinofaringite
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

tosse

  1. inflection of tossir:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Walloon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French tous, tos, from Latin tussis, tussem.

Noun[edit]

tosse m or f (plural tosses)

  1. cough

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