grossomodo

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Italian[edit]

Alternative spellings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from the Latin locution grossō modō (in an approximate way). Surface analysis grosso (thick, rough) + modo (way).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡros.soˈmɔ.do/, [ɡr̺ɔs̪.s̪oˈmɔː.d̪o], [ɡr̺os̪.s̪oˈmɔː.d̪o]
  • Hyphenation: gros‧so‧mò‧do

Adverb[edit]

grossomodo

  1. roughly, approximately
  2. coarsely