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Meaning of "cothurn" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF COTHURN

cothurn  [ˈkəʊθɜːn] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF COTHURN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Cothurn is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH COTHURN


Bern
bɜːn
Blackburn
ˈblækbɜːn
burn
bɜːn
concern
kənˈsɜːn
earn
ɜːn
extern
ˈɛkstɜːn
externe
ˈɛkstɜːn
fern
fɜːn
gerne
ɡɜːn
intern
ɪnˈtɜːn
interne
ˈɪntɜːn
kern
kɜːn
learn
lɜːn
pern
pɜːn
return
rɪˈtɜːn
Saturn
ˈsætɜːn
stern
stɜːn
Sterne
stɜːn
turn
tɜːn
urn
ɜːn

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE COTHURN

cotelette
coteline
cotemporaneous
cotemporary
cotenancy
cotenant
coterie
coterminous
coterminously
coth
cothurnal
cothurni
cothurnus
coticular
cotidal
cotillion
cotillon
cotinga
cotinine
cotland

WORDS THAT END LIKE COTHURN

at every turn
auburn
churn
day return
downturn
heartburn
milk churn
mourn
on the turn
overturn
sale and return
sale or return
sojourn
Solothurn
sunburn
tax return
the point of no return
the turn
to a turn
U-turn

Synonyms and antonyms of cothurn in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «cothurn» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF COTHURN

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The translations of cothurn from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «cothurn» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

cothurn
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cothurn
570 millions of speakers

English

cothurn
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

cothurn
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

cothurn
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

cothurn
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cothurn
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

cothurn
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

cothurne
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Curch
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Kothurn
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

cothurn
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

cothurn
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cothurn
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cothurn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

cothurn
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कोथून
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

cothurn
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

cothurn
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

cothurn
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

cothurn
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cothurn
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

cothurn
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

cothurn
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

cothurn
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

cothurn
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of cothurn

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «COTHURN»

The term «cothurn» is normally little used and occupies the 149.413 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «COTHURN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about cothurn

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «COTHURN»

Discover the use of cothurn in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to cothurn and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Dictionary
The moment had arrived when it was thought that the mask and the cothurn might be assumed with effect. Motley. cothuraal (ko-ther'nal), a. [< cothurn + -al.] Pertaining to or characteristic of the cothurnus or buskin ; hence, relating to the drama ...
William Dwight Whitney, 1906
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The Century dictionary and cyclopedia: a work of universal ...
Same as cothurnus, which is more commonly used. The moment had arrived when it was thought that the mask and the cothurn might be assumed with effect. Motley. cothurnal (ko-ther'nal), a. [< cothurn + -al.] Pertaining to or characteristic of ...
William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith, 1906
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The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: A work of Universal ...
The moment had arrived when it was thought that the mask and the cothurn might be assumed with effect. Motley. cothurnal (ko-ther'nal), a. [< cothurn + -al.] Pertaining to or characteristic of the cothurnus or buskin ; hence, relating to the drama ...
4
The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the ...
F. cothurne = Sp. It. coturno = Pg. cothurno = G. cothurn = Dan. kotliurne, < L. cothurnus, < Gr. ko&jovoc, a buskin.] Same as cothurnus, which is more commonly used. The moment had arrived when it was thought that the mask and the cothurn ...
William Dwight Whitney, 1889
5
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century ...
< cothurn + -al.] Pertaining to or characteristic of the cothurnus or buskin ; hence, relating to the drama ; tragic ; cothurnate. The scene wants actors ; I'll fetch more, and clothe it In rich cothurnal pomp. Lust's Dominion, v. 2. cothurnate ...
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The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century ...
The moment had arrived when It was thought that the mask and the cothurn might be assumed with effect. Motley. cothurnal (ko-ther'nal), a. [< cothurn + -al.] Pertaining to or characteristic of the cothurnus or buskin ; hence, relating to the drama ...
William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith, 1914
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary of the English Language
Cothurn. COM, k6z, v.i, to make one's self cosy.— -adj. Cosh (Scot.), co*y, snug. [ See Cosy.] Cosecant, ko-s€/kant, *. (.trig.) the secant of the com* piemen t of an angle. Coseismal, ka-sls mal, adj. experiencing an earthquake shock ...
Thomas Davidson, 1907
8
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia, with a New Atlas of ...
F. cothume = Sp. It. ootumo = Pg. oothurno = G. cofhurn = Dan. kothurne, ( L. cothumus, ( Gr. Kdlinpvog, a buskin.] Same as cothurnus, which is more commonly used. The moment had arrived when it was thought that the mask and the cothurn ...
9
A Kabuki Reader: History and Performance
Asian Theatre Journal 17 (spring 2000). Konishi, Gilbert. "Kabuki's Eleventh Danjuro." Orient/West (September 1962). Laderriere, Mette. "The Technique of Female Impersonation in Kabuki." Maske und Kothurn (Mask and cothurn) 27 ( 1981).
Samuel L. Leiter, 2002
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Selected Lyrics
For Gautier, in his ars poetica, made a point ofdenying the translator all wiggle room: All false constraints begonel But, Muse, to walk aright, Best don A cothurn firm and tight. When the shoe (or cothurn) is that tight, offering that little wiggle ...
Théophile Gautier, 2011

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Cothurn [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/cothurn>. Jul 2020 ».
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