peggiorare

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin peiōrāre, present active infinitive of peiōrō, from Latin peior.

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peggioràre (first-person singular present peggióro, first-person singular past historic peggiorài, past participle peggioràto, auxiliary (transitive, also alternatively when intransitive and with a person as the subject) avere or (intransitive) essere)

  1. (transitive) to worsen (make worse)
  2. (intransitive) to worsen (become worse) (of an object, situation, etc.) [auxiliary essere]
  3. (intransitive) to worsen (become worse) (of a person, e.g. a patient) [auxiliary essere or avere]

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