prediletto

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin praedīlēctus.

Adjective[edit]

prediletto (feminine prediletta, masculine plural prediletti, feminine plural predilette)

  1. favourite
  2. best, closest (friend)
Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

prediletto m (plural prediletti)

  1. favourite
  2. mollycoddle
  3. teacher's pet

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

prediletto (feminine prediletta, masculine plural prediletti, feminine plural predilette)

  1. past participle of prediligere

Further reading[edit]

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