avare

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See also: avarè and Avaré

Esperanto[edit]

Adverb[edit]

avare

  1. covetously

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a modification of the older popular form aver after the original etymology, Latin avarus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

avare (plural avares)

  1. stingy, skinflint

Noun[edit]

avare m, f (plural avares)

  1. scrooge, miser

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

avare f pl

  1. Feminine plural of adjective avaro.

Noun[edit]

avare f pl

  1. feminine plural of avaro

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From avārus (avaricious, covetous, greedy), from aveō (wish, desire, long for, crave).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

avārē (comparative avārius, superlative avārissimē)

  1. greedily, avariciously, covetously
    Synonyms: avāriter, avidē, aviditer
  2. stingily
    Synonyms: avāriter

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French avare.

Noun[edit]

avare m (plural avares)

  1. (Jersey) miser

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