diavolo

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin diabolus, from Ancient Greek διάβολος (diábolos).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -avolo
  • Hyphenation: dià‧vo‧lo

Noun[edit]

diavolo m (plural diavoli)

  1. devil, demon, fiend, Satan
  2. (evil person) devil, devilish person
  3. (man) sort, devil
    è un buon diavolohe's a good sort

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Interjection[edit]

diavolo

  1. the devil, the heck, the dickens, the deuce
    che diavolo fai?what the devil are you doing?
  2. (diavolo!) damn!, blast!
  3. (diavolo!) you bet!, rather!

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