From Vulgar Latin *versoria, from verrere, present active infinitive of verrō (“I sweep”). Cognate with Galician vasoira.
vassoura f (plural vassouras)
- broom (domestic utensil used to sweep)
- broom (any of several shrubs with thin, long branches)
- third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of vassourar
- second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of vassourar