gigolo
noun (plural -los) Etymology: French Date: 1922 1. a man supported by a woman usually in return for his attentions 2. a professional dancing partner or male escort

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  • Gigolo — «Gigolo» Сингл Томаса Андерса и Уве Фаренкрога Петерсена из альбома Two Выпущен 27.05.2011 Формат CD, ECD, video Жанр pop Длительность 09:06 Лейб …   Википедия

  • gigolo — [ ʒigɔlo ] n. m. • 1850; o. i., p. ê. du rad. de 1. gigue 1 ♦ Vx Amant d une gigolette. 2 ♦ (v. 1900) Mod. Fam. Jeune amant d une femme plus âgée qui l entretient. Elle a un gigolo. « Tu lui parleras en maître [à ta femme] mais pas en gigolo… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • gigolo — GIGOLÓ s.m. (Franţuzism) Bărbat cu moravuri dubioase. [pr.: jigolo] – Din fr. gigolo. Trimis de gall, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  gigoló s. m. [gi pron. fr. ji ], art. gigolóul Trimis de siveco …   Dicționar Român

  • Gigolo — Sm Eintänzer; Mann, der sich von Frauen aushalten läßt erw. obs. (20. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus frz. gigolo, das eine regionale Bildung zu frz. (dial). gigo Schenkel (frz. gigot Hammelkeule ) ist; daneben frz. gigoter die Schenkel bewegen,… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • gigolo — /ʒigo lo/ (o, all ital., gigolò /dʒigo lɔ/) s.m., fr. [da giguer saltare al ritmo di giga , quindi ballerino ], in ital. invar. [giovane uomo che si fa mantenere da donne ricche o di età avanzata] ▶◀ mantenuto. ‖ parassita, sfruttatore …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • gigolo — 1922, from Fr. gigolo, formed as a masc. of gigole tall, thin woman; dancing girl; prostitute, perhaps from verb gigoter to move the shanks, hop, from gigue shank, also fiddle, of Germanic origin. This is perhaps the same word that was borrowed… …   Etymology dictionary

  • gigolô — s. m. 1.  [Informal] Homem que vive à custa de amante, geralmente mais velha. 2.  [Informal] Homem que se aproveita ilegitimamente de outra pessoa.   ‣ Etimologia: francês gigolo …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • gigolo — /fr. ʒiɡɔˈlo/ o gigolò s. m. inv. mantenuto …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • gigoló — (del francés; pronunciamos yigoló ) sustantivo masculino 1. Hombre joven que mantiene relaciones amorosas con una mujer mayor a cambio de dinero: El protagonista de la película es un gigoló que se aprovecha de las señoras maduras y solas …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • gigolo — meaning ‘a woman s paid escort or lover’, is pronounced zhig ǝ loh or jig ǝ loh, and has the plural form gigolos …   Modern English usage

  • gigolo — [n] male escort Casanova, Don Juan, inamorato, ladies’ man, lady killer, Lothario, lover, male prostitute, seducer; concept 423 …   New thesaurus

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