po'

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

po' (not comparable)

  1. (slang) Poor.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɔ/**
  • Rhymes:
  • Hyphenation: pò'
  • This word may or may not trigger syntactic gemination of the following consonant; both possibilities are allowable. Hence un po' giù (a bit downwards) can be pronounced either /um ˈpɔ ˈdʒu/ (without gemination) or /um ˈpɔ‿dˈdʒu/ (with it).

Noun[edit]

po' m (invariable)

  1. Short for poco (a bit, a little).

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɔ/°
  • Rhymes:
  • Hyphenation: pò'
  • Unlike the above word, this word does not trigger syntactic gemination of the following consonant.

Adverb[edit]

po'

  1. (poetic) Alternative form of poi (then, later)

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɔ/°
  • Rhymes:
  • Hyphenation: pò'
  • Unlike the first word above, this word does not trigger syntactic gemination of the following consonant.

Verb[edit]

po'

  1. (poetic or Tuscan) Alternative form of puoi (you can)