triste

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English, borrowed from Old French triste, from Latin trīstis (sad, sorrowful).

Adjective[edit]

triste

  1. (rare) sad.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

triste (plural tristes)

  1. (Britain, dialect) A cattle fair.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for triste in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Danish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

triste

  1. plural and definite singular attributive of trist

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French triste, from Latin trīstis, from Proto-Indo-European *tréystis.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tʁist/
  • (file)
  • Homophone: tristes
  • Hyphenation: triste

Adjective[edit]

triste (plural tristes)

  1. sad

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese triste, from Latin trīstis, from Proto-Indo-European *tréystis.

Adjective[edit]

triste m, f (plural tristes)

  1. sad, unhappy

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German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

triste

  1. inflected form of trist

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin trīstis, from Proto-Indo-European *tréystis.

Adjective[edit]

triste (masculine and feminine plural tristi)

  1. sad, unhappy, bleak

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

trīste

  1. nominative neuter singular of trīstis
  2. accusative neuter singular of trīstis
  3. vocative neuter singular of trīstis

Adverb[edit]

trīste (not comparable)

  1. sadly

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French triste, from Latin trīstis, from Proto-Indo-European *tréystis.

Adjective[edit]

triste m, f

  1. (Jersey) sad

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Adjective[edit]

triste

  1. definite singular of trist
  2. plural form of trist

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Adjective[edit]

triste

  1. definite singular of trist
  2. plural form of trist

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin trīstis.

Adjective[edit]

triste m (oblique and nominative feminine singular triste)

  1. sad

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese triste, from Latin trīstis, from Proto-Indo-European *tréystis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

triste m, f (plural tristes, comparable)

  1. (of a person) sad; unhappy; down
    Eles estavam tristes porque o inverno começou.
    They were sad because winter had begun.
    Synonyms: infeliz
  2. (of something) sad (causing sadness)
    Era um filme bastante triste.
    It was quite a sad film.
  3. (of a person) disappointed
    Estou muito triste com você.
    I’m really disappointed with you.
    Synonyms: decepcionado, desapontado
  4. (of a situation) lamentable; pitiful
    A situação das escolas é triste.
    The situation of the schools is lamentable.
    Synonyms: vergonhoso, lamentável

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Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

triste f pl, n pl

  1. feminine plural nominative form of trist
  2. feminine plural accusative form of trist
  3. neuter plural nominative form of trist
  4. neuter plural accusative form of trist

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin trīstis, from Proto-Indo-European *tréystis. Compare also the Old Spanish form tristo, from a variant Vulgar Latin root.[1]

Adjective[edit]

triste (plural tristes)

  1. sad
  2. joyless

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Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

triste

  1. absolute definite natural masculine form of trist.