[ lan-ding-wey-ter ]
/ ˈlæn dɪŋˌweɪ tər /
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 landing-waiter
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Example sentences from the Web for landing-waiter
He said that he was a landing-waiter at the Custom-house, and had held that situation since the year 1827.