patinato

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patinato (feminine patinata, masculine plural patinati, feminine plural patinate)

  1. past participle of patinare

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patinato (feminine patinata, masculine plural patinati, feminine plural patinate)

  1. glossy, glazed, slick, patinated
  2. (figuratively, by extension) that only has an external or apparent perfection; superficial, fake
    • 2020 August 24, Donatella Campus, “"Beauty is political": così AOC trasforma la bellezza in un appello per le donne ["Beauty is political": this is how AOC transforms beauty into an appeal for women]”, in la Repubblica[1]:
      Si noti che non ha utilizzato lo spazio di Vogue in modo patinato, come ci si potrebbe aspettare da quel tipo di vetrina mediatica, ma ha presentato un video in tutto e per tutto simile a un tutorial come se ne trovano tanti su internet e nel quale l'interazione tra la protagonista e la sua audience è completamente orizzontale.
      Note that she did not use Vogue 's space in a superficial way, as one might expect from that type of media showcase, but presented a video in all respects similar to a tutorial like one of the many that can be found on the Internet and in which the interaction between the protagonist and her audience is completely horizontal.

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