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División en sílabas: basque

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A close-fitting bodice extending from the shoulders to the waist and often with a short continuation below waist level.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • She was referring to the picture of me dressed in a basque, stockings, suspenders and a thong that had been circulating on everybody's mobile phone.
  • Shops all over the city have been ransacked for boots, basques, garters, stockings and suspenders and other distinctly racy garments by theatre-goers determined to join in the spirit of the gender-bending theatrical phenomenon.
  • He had hired a crazy wig and wore a slinky black dress, black stockings and a basque.

Origen

Mid 19th century: from Basque, referring to Basque dress.

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Basque 2 División en sílabas: Basque

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1A member of a people living in the Basque Country of France and Spain. Culturally one of the most distinct groups in Europe, the Basques were largely independent until the 19th century.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • During the period of Spanish colonization, Basques from Spain had often taken administrative posts overseas.
  • The distinctive Basque culture was recognized by the rulers of Castile until the nineteenth century, when the Basques ' privileges were removed by the Spanish court.
  • Although the Basque country is divided between France and Spain, the Basques have maintained an identity separate from both states.
2The language of the Basques, which has no known relation to any other language.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • These languages include not only Dutch, German, and Scandinavian, Asian, and African languages, but less widely spoken languages such as Basque, Yiddish, and Greek.
  • Whatever their mother tongue: Spanish, Hindi, Finnish, Basque, Walpiri, Quechua, babies acquire it long before they learn to read and write.
  • Etruscan was obviously not an Indo-European language and was unrelated to Basque.

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Relating to the Basques or their language.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • In these simple clubs, whose name in the ancient Basque language means ‘corner’, attendance is by invitation only.
  • They sing and improvise in Euskera, the Basque language.
  • The Basque language is extremely difficult and complex.

Origen

From French, from Latin Vasco; compare with Gascon.

Palabras que riman con Basque

Monégasque

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