cavare

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See also: cavaré

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cavō, cavāre.

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cavàre (first-person singular present càvo, first-person singular past historic cavài, past participle cavàto, auxiliary avere)

  1. (transitive) to take out, pull out, or extract forcefully
    cavare un dentepull out a tooth
  2. (transitive) to take off (an article of clothing)
  3. (transitive) (with da) to get or obtain (from)
    Quanto vino puoi cavare dal vigneto?
    How much wine can you get from the vineyard?
  4. (transitive) to profit
  5. (transitive) to deduce or come to a conclusion
    Cava tu le conclusioni dal tuo ragionamento!
    You draw the conclusions from your reasoning!
  6. (transitive, informal) to deduct or subtract
    Synonyms: detrarre, sottrarre

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

cavāre

  1. present active infinitive of cavō
  2. second-person singular present passive imperative of cavō
  3. second-person singular present passive indicative of cavō

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

cavare

  1. First-person singular (yo) future subjunctive form of cavar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) future subjunctive form of cavar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) future subjunctive form of cavar.