adulare

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See also: adularé

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin adūlārī.[1] Compare Spanish and Portuguese adular.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.duˈla.re/
  • Rhymes: -are
  • Hyphenation: a‧du‧là‧re

Verb[edit]

adulàre (first-person singular present adùlo, first-person singular past historic adulài, past participle adulàto, auxiliary avere)

  1. (transitive) to flatter, to adulate, to soft-soap
    Synonyms: lusingare, blandire
    Quel suo modo di adularmi, mi ha esaurito.
    His/her certain way of flattering me has exhausted me.

Conjugation[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ adulare in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

adūlāre

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of adūlor
  2. second-person singular present active indicative of adūlor

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

adula +‎ -re

Noun[edit]

adulare f (plural adulări)

  1. adulation

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

adulare

  1. First-person singular (yo) future subjunctive form of adular.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) future subjunctive form of adular.