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Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryENGLISH - PARTICLE
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English - Particle

TER * (dialectal) Eye dialect spelling of _to_. 1997, J.K. Rowling, _Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone_, iv: ‘Do you mean TER tell me,’ he growled at the Dursleys, ‘that this boy – this boy! – knows nothin’ abou’ – about ANYTHING?’

ter

  1. (dialectal) Eye dialect spelling of to.
    1997, J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, iv:
    ‘Do you mean ter tell me,’ he growled at the Dursleys, ‘that this boythis boy! – knows nothin’ abou’ – about ANYTHING?’

Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryENGLISH - PREPOSITION
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English - Preposition

TER * (dialectal) Eye dialect spelling of _to_. 1997, J.K. Rowling, _Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone_, iv: ‘What about that tea then, eh?’ he said, rubbing his hands together. ‘I’d not say no TER summat stronger if yeh’ve got it, mind.’

ter

  1. (dialectal) Eye dialect spelling of to.
    1997, J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, iv:
    ‘What about that tea then, eh?’ he said, rubbing his hands together. ‘I’d not say no ter summat stronger if yeh’ve got it, mind.’

Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryENGLISH - ADVERB
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English - Adverb

TER (_not comparable_) * (dialectal) Eye dialect spelling of _to_.

ter (not comparable)

  1. (dialectal) Eye dialect spelling of to.

Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryALBANIAN - ETYMOLOGY 1
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Albanian - Etymology 1

From Proto-Albanian _*taura_, from Proto-Indo-European _*tauros_ (compare Greek _ταύρος_ (távros), Serbo-Croatian _tȗr_, Danish _tyr_). NOUN TER

From Proto-Albanian *taura, from Proto-Indo-European *tauros (compare Greek ταύρος (távros), Serbo-Croatian tȗr, Danish tyr).

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ter

Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryALBANIAN - ETYMOLOGY 2
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Albanian - Etymology 2

From Proto-Albanian _*tarsja_, from _*torseje_, from Proto-Indo-European _*ters-_. Cognate to Sanskrit _तृष्यति_ (tṛṣyati), Latin _torreo_ and Old Norse _þerra_. VERB TER (_first-person singular past tense_ TERA, _participle_ TERUR) * to dry, dry off DERIVED TERMS * shter, terë, term RELATED TERMS * djerr

From Proto-Albanian *tarsja, from *torseje, from Proto-Indo-European *ters-. Cognate to Sanskrit तृष्यति (tṛṣyati), Latin torreo and Old Norse þerra.

Verb

ter (first-person singular past tense tera, participle terur)

  1. to dry, dry off
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Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryALBANIAN - REFERENCES
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Albanian - References

* ^ A Concise Historical Grammar of the Albanian Language, V.Orel, Koninklijke Brill,Leiden 2000, p.452

  1. ^ A Concise Historical Grammar of the Albanian Language, V.Orel, Koninklijke Brill,Leiden 2000, p.452

Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryDUTCH - ETYMOLOGY
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Dutch - Etymology

Contraction of TE + the old feminine singular dative definite article der.

Contraction of te + the old feminine singular dative definite article der.

Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryDUTCH - CONTRACTION
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Dutch - Contraction

TER * for, for the (followed by a feminine singular noun, e.g., one ending in _-ing_). _Stichting TER Bevordering van de Duiksport_ — Foundation for the Advancement of Scubadiving * in the _De Katholieke Universiteit Leuven is de oudste universiteit van de Nederlanden en tevens de oudste nog bestaande katholieke universiteit TER wereld._ — The Catholic University of Leuven is the oldest university of the Low Countries and also the oldest still existing catholic university in the world. USAGE NOTES * Like ten, "ter" occurs mostly in fixed idiomatic expressions, although with words on -ing, -te, -heid etc. that are feminine, it enjoys a limited productivity: * _TER wikifiëring_ — intended to be wikified. RELATED TERMS * ten DERIVED TERMS * ter wille van

ter

  1. for, for the (followed by a feminine singular noun, e.g., one ending in -ing).
    Stichting ter Bevordering van de DuiksportFoundation for the Advancement of Scubadiving
  2. in the
    De Katholieke Universiteit Leuven is de oudste universiteit van de Nederlanden en tevens de oudste nog bestaande katholieke universiteit ter wereld.The Catholic University of Leuven is the oldest university of the Low Countries and also the oldest still existing catholic university in the world.

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  1. ter wikifiëringintended to be wikified.

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Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryGALICIAN - ETYMOLOGY
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Galician - Etymology

From Latin _tenēre_ (“to hold, to have”), present active infinitive of _teneō_ (“I hold, I have”)

From Latin tenēre (to hold, to have), present active infinitive of teneō (I hold, I have)

Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryGALICIAN - VERB
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Galician - Verb

TER (_first-person singular present_ TEÑO, _first-person singular preterite_ TIVEN, _past participle_ TIDO) * to hold, have * to possess * first-person singular personal infinitive of _TER_ * third-person singular personal infinitive of _TER_ CONJUGATION SYNONYMS * (to possess): posuir RELATED TERMS

ter (first-person singular present teño, first-person singular preterite tiven, past participle tido)

  1. to hold, have
  2. to possess
  3. first-person singular personal infinitive of ter
  4. third-person singular personal infinitive of ter

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Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryGALICIAN - SEE ALSO
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Galician - See Also

* haber

Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryLATIN - ADVERB
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Latin - Adverb

TER * thrice. Ter is a prefix or suffix designating the third instance of a thing, thus following _bis_ (second) and preceding _quater_ (fourth). * 2004 Ephemeris _Olafur Ragnar Grimsson TER iam primarius minister Islandiae electus est._ Olafur Ragnar Grimsson has been elected as the president of Iceland for a THIRD time. DERIVED TERMS * ternī (distributive numeral)

ter

  1. thrice. Ter is a prefix or suffix designating the third instance of a thing, thus following bis (second) and preceding quater (fourth).

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Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryLOJBAN - RAFSI
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Lojban - Rafsi

TER * rafsi of _te_.

ter

  1. rafsi of te.

Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryPORTUGUESE - ALTERNATIVE FORMS
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Portuguese - Alternative Forms

* têr (obsolete)

Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryPORTUGUESE - ETYMOLOGY
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Portuguese - Etymology

From Old Portuguese _tẽer_, from Latin _tenēre_, present active infinitive of _teneō_ (“I hold”).

From Old Portuguese tẽer, from Latin tenēre, present active infinitive of teneō (I hold).

Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryPORTUGUESE - PRONUNCIATION
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Portuguese - Pronunciation

* (Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈteɾ/ * (Paulista) IPA(key): /ˈte(ɾ)/, /ˈte(ɹ)/ * (South Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈte(ɾ)/, /ˈte(ɻ)/

Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryPORTUGUESE - VERB
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Portuguese - Verb

TER (_first-person singular present indicative_ TENHO, _past participle_ TIDO) * to have * to own; to possess; to have got _Eu TENHO uma bela casa!_ I'VE GOT a beautiful house. * (intransitive) to be rich, to have plenty of money; or, to have enough money to live comfortably _Os caridosos sempre ajudam os que não TEM._ The charitable always help those who don’t HAVE ENOUGH. * to have as a component or to consist of _Esta frase TEM cinco palavras._ This sentence HAS five words. _Lanças TEM cabos compridos._ Spears HAVE long handles. * to have (to be related in some way to, with the object identifying the relationship) _Esse livro TEM dono._ This book HAS an owner. _TENHO três irmãs._ I HAVE three sisters. * to be in possession of; to have as part of one’s personal effects; to have in hand _O senhor TEM sua carteira?_ Do you HAVE your wallet ON YOU? * to consist of a certain amount of units of measurement _TENHO quarenta anos._ I am forty years old (literally: I HAVE forty years) _Esta caneta TEM dez centímetros._ This pen IS ten centimetres LONG. * to have a certain characteristic _Este jogo não TEM graça._ This game isn’t fun. (literally: this game doesn’t HAVE fun) _As palavras que dizes TEM significado._ The words you say HAVE meaning. * to be afflicted with a certain disease or other medical condition _Tu TENS um resfriado._ You HAVE a cold. * (of an event) indicates that the object plans on going to the event _TEMOS uma partida de xadrez daqui a uma semana._ We HAVE a chess match TO ATTEND TO in a week. * (intransitive) to receive one’s wage _Ainda não TIVE esse mês_ I still didn’t RECEIVE MY WAGE this month. * (followed by _de_ or _que_ and the infinitive) must; to have to * 2003, J. K. Rowling, Lya Wyler, _Harry Potter e a Ordem da Fênix_, Rocco, page 538: Sinto muito TER DE contradizê-la, Minerva, mas, como pode ver no meu bilhete, Harry tem obtido resultados muito fracos nas minhas aulas... I'm sorry to contradict you, Minerva, but, as you can see in my note, Harry has obtained very weak results in my classes... * (auxiliary verb) to have * (present indicative forms followed by the past participle) forms the imperfect present tense _TENHO comido muita carne ultimamente._ I HAVE BEEN eating a lot of meat lately * (conditional forms followed by the past participle) forms the conditional perfect tense _Eu o TERIA comprado, se tivesse dinheiro._ I WOULD HAVE bought it, if I had money. * there be (to exist, physically or abstractly) _Amanhã TERÁ aula._ THERE WILL BE class tomorrow. _TEM uma pessoa que deseja falar contigo._ THERE IS a person who wishes to speak with you. * to give birth to _A vaca TERÁ um bezerro._ The cow WILL GIVE BIRTH TO a calf. _Estou TENDO gêmeos!_ I am GIVING BIRTH TO twins! * (the object is followed by the conjunctions _por_ or _como_) to consider (assign some quality to) _Todos TEM João por inteligente._ Everyone CONSIDERS John to be intelligent. _João o TINHA como amigo._ John CONSIDERED him a friend. USAGE NOTES For verbs that distinguish between _particípio passado curto_ (short past participle) and _particípio passado longo_ (long past participle) — for example _morrer_ (“to die”), whose short

ter (first-person singular present indicative tenho, past participle tido)

  1. to have
    1. to own; to possess; to have got
      Eu tenho uma bela casa!
      I've got a beautiful house.
    2. (intransitive) to be rich, to have plenty of money; or, to have enough money to live comfortably
      Os caridosos sempre ajudam os que não tem.
      The charitable always help those who don’t have enough.
    3. to have as a component or to consist of
      Esta frase tem cinco palavras.
      This sentence has five words.
      Lanças tem cabos compridos.
      Spears have long handles.
    4. to have (to be related in some way to, with the object identifying the relationship)
      Esse livro tem dono.
      This book has an owner.
      Tenho três irmãs.
      I have three sisters.
    5. to be in possession of; to have as part of one’s personal effects; to have in hand
      O senhor tem sua carteira?
      Do you have your wallet on you?
    6. to consist of a certain amount of units of measurement
      Tenho quarenta anos.
      I am forty years old (literally: I have forty years)
      Esta caneta tem dez centímetros.
      This pen is ten centimetres long.
    7. to have a certain characteristic
      Este jogo não tem graça.
      This game isn’t fun. (literally: this game doesn’t have fun)
      As palavras que dizes tem significado.
      The words you say have meaning.
    8. to be afflicted with a certain disease or other medical condition
      Tu tens um resfriado.
      You have a cold.
    9. (of an event) indicates that the object plans on going to the event
      Temos uma partida de xadrez daqui a uma semana.
      We have a chess match to attend to in a week.
    10. (intransitive) to receive one’s wage
      Ainda não tive esse mês
      I still didn’t receive my wage this month.
  2. (followed by de or que and the infinitive) must; to have to
  3. (auxiliary verb) to have
    1. (present indicative forms followed by the past participle) forms the imperfect present tense
      Tenho comido muita carne ultimamente.
      I have been eating a lot of meat lately
    2. (conditional forms followed by the past participle) forms the conditional perfect tense
      Eu o teria comprado, se tivesse dinheiro.
      I would have bought it, if I had money.
  4. there be (to exist, physically or abstractly)
    Amanhã terá aula.
    There will be class tomorrow.
    Tem uma pessoa que deseja falar contigo.
    There is a person who wishes to speak with you.
  5. to give birth to
    A vaca terá um bezerro.
    The cow will give birth to a calf.
    Estou tendo gêmeos!
    I am giving birth to twins!
  6. (the object is followed by the conjunctions por or como) to consider (assign some quality to)
    Todos tem João por inteligente.
    Everyone considers John to be intelligent.
    João o tinha como amigo.
    John considered him a friend.

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For verbs that distinguish between particípio passado curto (short past participle) and particípio passado longo (long past participle) — for example morrer (to die), whose short

Serbo-Croatian - Alternative Forms

* te * tere

Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categorySERBO-CROATIAN - ETYMOLOGY
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Serbo-Croatian - Etymology

From Proto-Slavic _*teže_, from Proto-Slavic _*te_ + _*že_. PRONUNCIATION * IPA(key): /ter/

From Proto-Slavic *teže, from Proto-Slavic *te + *že.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ter/

Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categorySERBO-CROATIAN - CONJUNCTION
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Serbo-Croatian - Conjunction

TER (_Cyrillic spelling_ ТЕР) * (Croatia, poetic, archaic) and SYNONYMS * i, te

ter (Cyrillic spelling тер)

  1. (Croatia, poetic, archaic) and

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Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categorySWEDISH - VERB
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Swedish - Verb

TER * present tense of te.

ter

  1. present tense of te.

Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryTURKISH - ETYMOLOGY
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Turkish - Etymology

From Old Turkic _ter_, from Proto-Turkic _*dẹr_ (“sweat”).

From Old Turkic ter, from Proto-Turkic *dẹr (sweat).

Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryTURKISH - NOUN
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Turkish - Noun

TER * sweat

ter

  1. sweat

Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryVOLAPÜK - PRONUNCIATION
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Volapük - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): [teɾ]

  • IPA(key): [teɾ]

Which the Definition/Meaning of ter in categoryVOLAPÜK - NOUN
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Volapük - Noun

TER (_plural_ TERS) * aunt or uncle DECLENSION DERIVED TERMS * hiter (“uncle”) * jiter (“aunt”) HYPONYMS * zian (“aunt”) * ziom (“uncle”)

ter (plural ters)

  1. aunt or uncle

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