pomotolo

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This word is obscure, so most speakers will not understand it.

meaning

effective, useful, give good results

see also

pona, ken, wawa

ku translations

tomato7

usage

obscure · 2% usage

found in ku lili

coined post-pu · 2019

origin

Italian · pomodoro ‘tomato’

by jan Kawa

author verbatim

Effective, useful, “to give [good] results”

commentary

From the time management method developed by Francesco Cirillo in Berlin in the 1980s, for which people often used tomato-shaped timers. In ku, "pomotolo" was given as one of the translations of "tomato", because one speaker submitted it as a joke.

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