caduta

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the feminine past participle of cadere.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaˈdu.ta/
  • Rhymes: -uta
  • Hyphenation: ca‧dù‧ta

Noun[edit]

caduta f (plural cadute)

  1. fall (act of falling)
    La sua caduta accidentale dal tetto è stata fatale.His accidental fall from the roof was fatal.
    Synonyms: calo, rotolone, ruzzolone, tonfo
    Antonyms: ascesa, salita
  2. (figuratively) drop (i.e. temperature drop)
    Synonym: calo

Adjective[edit]

caduta

  1. feminine singular of caduto