rimorchiare

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

rimorchio (tow, tug) +‎ -are

Verb[edit]

rimorchiare (transitive)

  1. to tow or tug (a vehicle)
    Synonyms: condurre a rimorchio, trainare, agganciare
  2. to force (someone) to do something
    Synonyms: forzare, costringere
    sono riuscito a rimorchiarlo alla festa
    I was able to force him to the party
  3. (slang) to pick up (meet and seduce for romantic purposes)
    Synonym: cuccare
  4. (archaic) to reprimand; to tell off
    Synonyms: sgridare, redarguire; see also Thesaurus:rimproverare

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Descendants[edit]

  • French: remorquer
    • Romanian: remorca
    • Turkish: römork

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