abbacchiare

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *abbaclāre, from ab-(off, away) + baculum(stick). Surface analysis: a- +‎ bacchio(rod, stick) +‎ -are(1st conjugation suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ab.bakˈkja.re/
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  • Hyphenation: ab‧bac‧chià‧re

Verb[edit]

abbacchiare

  1. (transitive) to beat down with a pole fruit from a tree
  2. (transitive) to dishearten or depress
  3. (transitive, figuratively, Tuscany) to buy something cheaply

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