[ luh-kon-i-kuhl ]
/ ləˈkɒn ɪ kəl /
DISCOVER THE INFLUENCE OF PORTUGUESE ON ENGLISH VIA THIS QUIZ!
We’ve gathered some interesting words donated to English from Portuguese … as well as some that just don’t translate at all. Do you know what they mean?
Question 1 of 11
Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
Words nearby laconical
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Example sentences from the Web for laconical
I noticed that the “good-night” between Adelaide and von Francius was of the most laconical character.The First Violin|Jessie Fothergill