destro

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dexter, dextrum.

Adjective[edit]

destro m (feminine destra, masculine plural destri, feminine plural destre)

  1. right, right-hand
  2. clever, able, dexterous
  3. crafty

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Noun[edit]

destro m (plural destri)

  1. (boxing) right
  2. (soccer) right foot
  3. opportunity, chance

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese destro, from Latin dexter, dextrum, from Proto-Indo-European *deḱs-. Cognate with Galician destro, Spanish diestro, Catalan destre, French dextre (Old French destre) and Italian destro.

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Adjective[edit]

destro m (feminine destra, plural destros, feminine plural destras; comparable)

  1. right-handed
  2. dexterous, habile, skillful
  3. clever, expert

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