gregario

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See also: gregário

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin gregārius.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡreˈɡa.rjo/
  • Rhymes: -arjo
  • Hyphenation: gre‧gà‧rio

Adjective[edit]

gregario (feminine gregaria, masculine plural gregari, feminine plural gregarie)

  1. pertaining or relative to a follower; unable of showing any enterprise or autonomy
    atteggiamento gregariofollower's attitude
  2. (of an animal) living in flocks, packs or likes
  3. (of a plant) with many specimina growing in the same place

Noun[edit]

gregario m (plural gregari, feminine gregaria)

  1. (derogatory) one who passively follows other's instructions, never acting on his own; a follower; a lemming
    Synonyms: seguace, subalterno
    Essere un semplice gregario.To be nothing but a follower.
  2. (cycling) domestique
  3. (old) grunt

Further reading[edit]

  • gregario in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  • gregàrio in sapere.it – De Agostini Editore

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gregāriō

  1. dative masculine singular of gregārius
  2. dative neuter singular of gregārius
  3. ablative masculine singular of gregārius
  4. ablative neuter singular of gregārius

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin gregārius.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡɾeˈɡaɾjo/, [ɡɾeˈɣ̞a.ɾjo]

Adjective[edit]

gregario (feminine gregaria, masculine plural gregarios, feminine plural gregarias)

  1. gregarious, sociable

Noun[edit]

gregario m (plural gregarios, feminine gregaria, feminine plural gregarias)

  1. (cycling) domestique

Further reading[edit]