combattere

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From Vulgar Latin *combattere, present active infinitive of *combattō, from Latin cum + battuō.

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combattere

  1. (transitive, intransitive, also figuratively) to fight; to combat
    Synonyms: lottare, guerreggiare, scontrarsi, affrontare, aggredire, assalire, attaccare, avversare, osteggiare, opporsi, contrastare, contendere, misurarsi, gareggiare, cimentarsi
  2. (transitive, passive) to agitate or stir
    Synonyms: agitare, sconvolgere
    il mare era combattuto dai venti
    the sea was agitated by the winds
    1. to torment or distress
      era combattuto dalla scelta
      he was tormented by the choice
    2. (with tra) to be in doubt (between) (two or more choices)

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *combattere, present active infinitive of *combattō, from Latin cum + battuō.

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combattere

  1. to fight

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