ingrandire

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From in- +‎ grande +‎ -ire.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /in.ɡranˈdi.re/
  • Rhymes: -ire
  • Syllabification: in‧gran‧dì‧re

Verb[edit]

ingrandìre (first-person singular present ingrandìsco, first-person singular past historic ingrandìi, past participle ingrandìto, auxiliary (transitive) avére or (intransitive) èssere)

  1. (transitive) to develop, expand, extend
  2. (transitive) to widen (a road)
  3. (transitive) to magnify
  4. (transitive) to enlarge (a photo)
  5. (transitive) to exaggerate
  6. (intransitive) to become large or larger [auxiliary essere]

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