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English

Etymology

From Middle French fort (adjective use is of Old French).

Pronunciation

Noun

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Singular
fort

Plural
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  1. A fortified defensive structure stationed with troops
  2. Any permanent army post

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Catalan

Adjective

fort

  1. strong (capable of producing great physical force)


This Catalan entry was created from the translations listed at strong. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see fort in the Catalan Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) April 2008


Dutch

Noun

fort n

  1. castle

French

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:fr:Template:lang:la derivations]] fortis, strong

Pronunciation

Adjective

Singular Plural
Masculine fort
IPA: /fɔʁ/
forts
IPA: /fɔʁ/
Feminine forte
IPA: /fɔʁt/
fortes
IPA: /fɔʁt/

fort m. (f. forte, m. plural forts, f. plural fortes)

  1. strong; sometimes translated as "good"
    Arnie est fort. - "Arnie is strong."
    hommes forts - "strong men"
    Je suis fort en anglais - "I am good at English"

Synonyms

Antonyms

Adverb

fort

  1. strongly

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German

Adverb

fort [[Category:Template:lang:de adverbs|fort]]

  1. away
  2. going on, continuing

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