insomma

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Univerbation of in (in) +‎ somma (sum; essence), a calque of Latin in summa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /inˈsom.ma/
  • (file)

Adverb[edit]

insomma

  1. in short, in sum, in a word, in conclusion
  2. then, well, after all

Interjection[edit]

insomma

  1. well, well then
  2. so-so
    come vanno le cose? insommahow are things? so-so

Further reading[edit]

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