triste

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English triste, 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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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]

Adjective[edit]

triste (plural tristes)

  1. sad
    Synonyms: chagriné, déçu, désappointé, désenchanté, malheureux
    Antonyms: béat, bienheureux, comblé, content, enchanté, épanoui, gai, heureux, joyeux, ravi, réjoui, satisfait

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Adjective[edit]

triste m or f (plural tristes)

  1. sad, unhappy

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German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

triste

  1. inflection of trist:
    1. strong/mixed nominative/accusative feminine singular
    2. strong nominative/accusative plural
    3. weak nominative all-gender singular
    4. weak accusative feminine/neuter singular

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtris.te/, [ˈt̪r̺is̪t̪e]
  • Hyphenation: trì‧ste

Adjective[edit]

triste (masculine and feminine plural tristi)

  1. sad, unhappy, bleak
    Antonym: allegro

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Further reading[edit]

  • triste in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adverb[edit]

trīste (not comparable)

  1. sadly

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

trīste

  1. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter singular of trīstis

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Adjective[edit]

triste m or f

  1. (Jersey) sad

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Adjective[edit]

triste

  1. definite singular of trist
  2. plural of trist

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Adjective[edit]

triste

  1. definite singular of trist
  2. plural 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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Descendants[edit]

  • English: triste
  • French: triste
  • Norman: triste

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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Adjective[edit]

triste m or 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.
    Synonym: 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]

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triste f pl or n pl

  1. nominative/accusative feminine/neuter plural 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]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɾiste/, [ˈt̪ɾist̪e]

Adjective[edit]

triste (plural tristes) (superlative tristísimo)

  1. sad
  2. joyless

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Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

triste

  1. absolute definite natural masculine form of trist.

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