Parev vs Pareo - What's the difference?

parev | pareo |


As an adjective parev

is .

As a noun pareo is

(l) (someone with equal or better skill).

parev

English

Adjective

(-)
  • Usage notes

    In Yiddish, the attributive form of the adjective. Some speakers familiar with Yiddish use this distribution in English as well, e.g. My mom made a pareve''' casserole'' but ''This casserole is '''parev .

    pareo

    English

    (wikipedia pareo)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A wraparound garment, worn by men or women, similar to a Malaysian sarong.
  • * 1919 ,
  • [...] you must have seen pictures of her. He painted her over and over again, sometimes with a pareo on and sometimes with nothing at all. Yes, she was pretty enough.
  • * 2007 , Ronnie Blackwell, Spite , page 154:
  • “Then Sue lifted his passkey as he turned to go back to the office.”
    [...]
    “I was the misdirection,” Narlene blurted. “I sort of let my pareo slip off of my shoulder at just the right time.”

    See also

    * ("pareo" on Wikipedia)

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