avare

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See also: avarè and Avaré

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avare

  1. covetously

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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Adjective[edit]

avare m, f ‎(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 avaro

Noun[edit]

avare f pl

  1. plural of avara

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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Adverb[edit]

avārē ‎(comparable avārius, superlative avārissimē)

  1. greedily, avariciously, covetously
  2. stingily

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French avare.

Noun[edit]

avare m ‎(plural avares)

  1. (Jersey) miser

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