disprezzare

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *dispretiāre, derived from Latin pretium. Compare Portuguese desprezar, Spanish despreciar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dis.pretˈt͡sa.re/, [d̪is̪pr̺et̪ˈt̪͡s̪äːr̺e̞]
  • Rhymes: -are
  • Stress: disprezzàre
  • Hyphenation: di‧sprez‧za‧re

Verb[edit]

disprezzare

  1. (transitive) to despise, scorn, contemn, disdain or slight
  2. (transitive, by extension) to disregard

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References[edit]

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