apposta

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Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the locution a posta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /apˈpɔs.ta/, [äpˈpɔs̪t̪ä]
  • Hyphenation: ap‧pò‧sta

Adverb[edit]

apposta

  1. on purpose, intentionally
    Synonyms: deliberatamente, di proposito, intenzionalmente, volontariamente, volutamente
    Antonyms: casualmente, involontariamente, per caso
  2. specially, ad hoc
    Synonyms: appositamente, espressamente, specificatamente, unicamente

Adjective[edit]

apposta (invariable)

  1. special, ad hoc
    Synonym: apposito

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /apˈpos.ta/, [äpˈpo̞s̪t̪ä]
  • Hyphenation: ap‧pó‧sta

Participle[edit]

apposta

  1. feminine singular of apposto