contro

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See also: contro- and contrò

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Italian contra, from Latin contrā.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkontro/, [ˈkon̪.t̪r̺o]
  • Hyphenation: cón‧tro

Preposition[edit]

contro

  1. against

Adverb[edit]

contro

  1. against

Noun[edit]

contro m ‎(plural contro)

  1. con

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

contro m ‎(feminine singular contra, masculine plural contri, feminine plural contre)

  1. (in combination) counter

Usage notes[edit]

Verb[edit]

contro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of contrare

Anagrams[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Angelo Prati, "Vocabolario Etimologico Italiano", Torino, 1951