piacere

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin placēre, present active infinitive of placeō.

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Verb[edit]

piacere

  1. (intransitive) (followed by a or preceded by an indirect object) to be pleasing to (usually translated into English as like with exchange of the subject and object)
    Mi piace questa melaI like this apple (literally, “This apple is pleasing to me”)
  2. (intransitive) to be fond of

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Noun[edit]

piacere m (plural piaceri)

  1. pleasure, enjoyment
  2. delight
  3. favour, kindness

Interjection[edit]

piacere

  1. pleased to meet you
    Piacere, AlbertoPleased to meet you, I'm Alberto

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