treta

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish treta ‎(feint, trick), from French traite.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tre‧ta

Noun[edit]

treta f (plural tretas)

  1. (fencing, boxing) feint
  2. (by extension) trick, ruse
  3. (informal) humbug, nonsense
  4. (in the plural) angry discussion; fight
  5. (Brazil, slang) problem

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French traite.

Noun[edit]

treta f ‎(plural tretas)

  1. trick

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