usta

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See also: ústa and -usta

English[edit]

Contraction[edit]

usta

  1. (informal) used to: accustomed to
    • 1918, Adventure, page 71:
      That safe's one o' th' kind I'm usta.
    • 2011, By Red Neck Crick, Lulu.com (→ISBN), page 324:
      It needs a lot of work, and it's a tad smaller than I'm usta, but you know what they say...
  2. (informal) used to: formerly did
    • 1941, James Howell Street, In my father's house:
      We usta have a rule that if a trusty shot an escaping convict, then the trusty would go free.

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish [Term?].

Noun[edit]

usta m

  1. mason
  2. master

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

usta

  1. Partitive singular form of uksi.

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

usta f (plural uste)

  1. the characteristic smell left by wild animals and traced by hunting dogs

Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

usta

  1. nominative feminine singular of ustus
  2. nominative neuter plural of ustus
  3. accusative neuter plural of ustus
  4. vocative feminine singular of ustus
  5. vocative neuter plural of ustus

Participle[edit]

ustā

  1. ablative feminine singular of ustus

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *usta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈu.sta/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

usta pl (diminutive usteczka) (plural only)

  1. mouth

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • usta in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • usta in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *usta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ǔːsta/
  • Hyphenation: u‧sta

Noun[edit]

ústa n pl (Cyrillic spelling у́ста)

  1. (plural only) mouth

Declension[edit]


Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *usta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ústa n pl

  1. mouth (the opening of an animal through which food is ingested)

Inflection[edit]

Neuter, hard
nominative ústa
genitive úst
plural
nominative ústa
accusative ústa
genitive úst
dative ústom
locative ústih
instrumental ústi

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian اوستا(ustâ) / استاد(ostâd).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [usta]
  • Hyphenation: us‧ta

Noun[edit]

usta (definite accusative ustayı, plural ustalar)

  1. master

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative usta
Definite accusative ustayı
Singular Plural
Nominative usta ustalar
Definite accusative ustayı ustaları
Dative ustaya ustalara
Locative ustada ustalarda
Ablative ustadan ustalardan
Genitive ustanın ustaların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular ustam ustalarım
2nd singular ustan ustaların
3rd singular ustası ustaları
1st plural ustamız ustalarımız
2nd plural ustanız ustalarınız
3rd plural ustaları ustaları
Predicative forms
Singular Plural
1st singular ustayım ustalarım
2nd singular ustasın ustalarsın
3rd singular usta
ustadır
ustalar
ustalardır
1st plural ustayız ustalarız
2nd plural ustasınız ustalarsınız
3rd plural ustalar ustalardır

Derived terms[edit]

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Venetian[edit]

Noun[edit]

usta f (plural uste)

  1. smell (the sense of smell)
  2. nose (intuition)

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