abbassare

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

a- +‎ basso (low) +‎ -are

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ab.basˈsa.re/
  • Rhymes: -are
  • Hyphenation: ab‧bas‧sà‧re

Verb[edit]

abbassare

  1. (transitive) to lower
    Synonyms: calare, diminuire, attenuare, ridurre
    Antonym: alzare
  2. (transitive) to press down (on a pedal)
    Antonym: alzare
  3. (transitive) to dim (a light)
    Synonym: smorzare

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References[edit]

  • abbassare in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana