espandere

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin expandere, present active infinitive of expandō. Compare the doublet spandere.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /eˈspan.de.re/
  • Rhymes: -andere
  • Hyphenation: e‧spàn‧de‧re

Verb[edit]

espàndere (first-person singular present espàndo, first-person singular past historic espandéi or (uncommon) espandètti or (uncommon) espànsi, past participle espànso, auxiliary avere) (transitive)

  1. to expand
  2. to extend, spread

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