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par·a·sol

 (păr′ə-sôl′, -sŏl′)
n.
A light, usually small umbrella carried as protection from the sun.

[French, from Italian parasole : parare, to shield (from Latin parāre, to prepare; see perə- in Indo-European roots) + sole, sun (from Latin sōl; see sāwel- in Indo-European roots).]

par′a·soled′ adj.

parasol

(ˈpærəˌsɒl)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) an umbrella used for protection against the sun; sunshade
[C17: via French from Italian parasole, from para-2 + sole sun, from Latin sōl]

par•a•sol

(ˈpær əˌsɔl, -ˌsɒl)

n.
a lightweight umbrella used by women as a sunshade.
[1610–20; < French, Middle French < Italian parasole. See para-2, Sol]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.parasol - a handheld collapsible source of shadeparasol - a handheld collapsible source of shade
shade - protective covering that protects something from direct sunlight; "they used umbrellas as shades"; "as the sun moved he readjusted the shade"
Translations
طُفَيْلي
slunečník
parasol
suncobran
sólhlíf
skėtis
saulessargs
güneş şemsiyesi

parasol

[ˈpærəsɒl] Nsombrilla f, parasol m

parasol

[ˈpærəsɒl] n (hand-held)ombrelle f; (at café, over table)parasol m

parasol

nSonnenschirm m, → Parasol m (dated)

parasol

[ˌpærəˈsɒl] nparasole m inv

parasol

(ˈpӕrəsol) noun
a light umbrella used as a protection against the sun.
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