furbo

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the French fourbe.

Adjective[edit]

furbo m (feminine furba, masculine plural furbi, feminine plural furbe)

  1. cunning, sly, wily, crafty

Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

furbo m (plural furbi)

  1. smart individual with vicious and tricky intent.[1] A cunning or wily person.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Grassi, Giuseppe Saggio intorno ai sinonimi della lingua italiana pp.28-9