ritardare

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin retardō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ri.tarˈda.re/
  • Rhymes: -are
  • Hyphenation: ri‧tar‧dà‧re

Verb[edit]

ritardàre (first-person singular present ritàrdo, first-person singular past historic ritardài, past participle ritardàto, auxiliary avere)

  1. (transitive) to delay, to defer, to hold up
  2. (transitive) to retard, to slow down
  3. (intransitive) to delay
  4. (intransitive) to be late
  5. (intransitive) to be slow (of a clock)

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Further reading[edit]

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

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