contrastare

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See also: contrastaré

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin contrāstāre, present infinitive of contrāstō (I oppose), derived from Classical Latin contrā (against) +‎ stō (I stand).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kon.trasˈta.re/
  • Rhymes: -are
  • Hyphenation: con‧tra‧stà‧re

Verb[edit]

contrastare

  1. (archaic, transitive with a) to oppose, to impede, to hinder
  2. (intransitive, or transitive with con) to quarrel, to argue, to fight
  3. (figuratively, intransitive, or transitive with con) to disagree, to clash
  4. (transitive with con) to fight
  5. (transitive) to oppose, to impede, to hinder

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References[edit]

  • contrastare in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

contrastare

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