cacciatore

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian cacciatore (hunter).

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Adjective[edit]

cacciatore (not comparable)

  1. (of chicken, rabbit, etc.) Prepared in an Italian style with wine, mushrooms, spices and tomatoes.
    Synonym: chasseur

Noun[edit]

cacciatore (plural cacciatores)

  1. A meal prepared in this style.
    Synonym: chasseur
    Hyponym: hunter's chicken

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cacciare +‎ -tore. Compare Spanish cazador, Portuguese caçador, Piedmontese cassàu, Romanian căutător, French chasseur.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kat.t͡ʃaˈto.re/
  • Rhymes: -ore
  • Hyphenation: cac‧cia‧tó‧re

Noun[edit]

cacciatore m (plural cacciatori, feminine cacciatrice)

  1. hunter, huntsman
  2. (by extension) chaser, hunter

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: cacciatore
  • English: Cacciatore
  • Spanish: Cacciatore

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