[mah-saht-chaw; English muh-sah-chee-oh] /mɑˈsɑt tʃɔ; English məˈsɑ tʃiˌoʊ/
(Tommaso Guidi) 1401–28? Italian painter.
original name Tommaso Guidi. 1401–28, Florentine painter. He was the first to apply to painting the laws of perspective discovered by Brunelleschi. His chief work is the frescoes in the Brancacci chapel in the church of Sta. Maria del Carmine, Florence
[muh-sah-duh; Hebrew muh-tsah-dah] /məˈsɑ də; Hebrew mə tsɑˈdɑ/ noun 1. a mountaintop fortress in E Israel on the SW shore of the Dead Sea: site of Zealots’ last stand against the Romans during revolt of a.d. 66–73. /məˈsɑːdə/ noun 1. an ancient mountaintop fortress in Israel, 400 m (1300 ft) above the W shore of […]
[muh-sahy] /məˈsaɪ/ noun, plural Masais (especially collectively) Masai. 1. a member of an African people inhabiting the highlands of Kenya and Tanzania and having a largely pastoral economy and a society based on the patrilineal clan. 2. the Nilotic language of the Masai. /ˈmɑːsaɪ; mɑːˈsaɪ; ˈmæsaɪ/ noun 1. (pl) -sais, -sai. a member of a […]
/ˌmasaˈkanɪ/ sentence substitute 1. (South African) a political slogan of solidarity
/mɑːˈsɑːlə/ noun 1. a mixture of spices ground into a paste, used in Indian cookery adjective 2. (Hinglish) spicy; dramatic: it was a typical masala film noun a blend of spices used in Indian cuisine, usu. containing black pepper, cardamom, cinnamon, cloves, coriander, nutmeg, and turmeric; also called garam masala Examples Every time we go […]