maledire

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin maledīcere, present active infinitive of maledīcō (I slander, curse).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ma.leˈdi.re/
  • Rhymes: -ire
  • Hyphenation: ma‧le‧dì‧re

Verb[edit]

maledìre (first-person singular present maledìco, first-person singular past historic maledìssi or maledìi, past participle maledétto, first-person singular imperfect maledicévo or (popular) maledìvo, second-person singular imperative maledìci, auxiliary avere) (transitive)

  1. (transitive) to curse
  2. (intransitive, literary) to curse [+ a (object)] [auxiliary avere]

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