pazienza

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Italian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Latin patientia, derived from patiēns, present active participle of patior (I suffer).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /patˈt͡sjɛn.t͡sa/
  • Rhymes: -ɛntsa
  • Hyphenation: pa‧zièn‧za

Noun[edit]

pazienza f (plural pazienze)

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  1. patience, endurance, forbearance
    Synonyms: alma, sopportazione, tolleranza
    Antonym: impazienza
  2. (rare or obsolete) suffering
    Synonyms: patimento, sofferenza
  3. (nautical) Synonym of cavigliera (belaying rack)
  4. Synonym of erba pazienza (patience dock)

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Interjection[edit]

pazienza

  1. oh well, too bad, never mind

References[edit]

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

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