divertimento

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian, from divertire (to amuse, to entertain), from Latin dīvertere.

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /dɪˌvɜːtɪˈmɛntəʊ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /dəˌvɝtəˈmɛntoʊ/
  • Rhymes: -ɛntəʊ
  • Hyphenation: di‧ver‧ti‧men‧to

Noun[edit]

divertimento (plural divertimentos or divertimenti)

  1. (music) composition that has several short movements, a style that composers started to use in the 18th century.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

divertire (to amuse, to entertain, from Latin dīvertere) +‎ -mento (-ment)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /di.ver.tiˈmen.to/
  • Rhymes: -ento
  • Hyphenation: di‧ver‧ti‧mén‧to

Noun[edit]

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divertimento m (plural divertimenti)

  1. fun, amusement, entertainment, distraction
  2. (music) divertimento

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

divertir (to amuse, to entertain, from Latin dīvertere) +‎ -mento (-ment)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

divertimento m (plural divertimentos)

  1. fun, amusement, entertainment

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dibertiˈmento/, [d̪iβert̪iˈmẽn̪t̪o]
  • Hyphenation: di‧ver‧ti‧men‧to

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Italian, from divertire (to amuse, to entertain), from Latin dīvertere. Cognate to Spanish divertimiento.

Noun[edit]

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divertimento m (plural divertimentos)

  1. (music) divertimento

Etymology 2[edit]

divertir (to amuse, to entertain, from Latin dīvertere) +‎ -mento (-ment)

Noun[edit]

divertimento m (plural divertimentos)

  1. Alternative form of divertimiento (amusement, entertainment)