rodere

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin rōdere, present active infinitive of rōdō, from Proto-Indo-European *rōd-, contracted o-grade form of *reh₁d- (to gnaw, scrape, scratch).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɔ.de.re/
  • Rhymes: -ɔdere
  • Hyphenation: rò‧de‧re

Verb[edit]

ródere (first-person singular present ródo, first-person singular past historic rósi, past participle róso, auxiliary avere)

  1. (transitive) to gnaw
    Synonyms: tritare, sgretolare, rosicchiare, rosicare, brucare, scarnire
  2. (transitive, also figuratively) to corrode
    Synonyms: logorare, consumare, corrodere, erodere, forare, intaccare, smangiare
  3. (transitive, intransitive) to anger or irritate [auxiliary avere]
    Synonyms: consumare, limare
    lo rodeva la gelosia
    the jealousy irritated him
    gli rode non essere stato invitato
    it angers him that he wasn't invited
  4. (transitive, literary or humorous) to eat in small bites
    Synonyms: sgranocchiare, mangiare

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

rōdēre

  1. second-person singular future passive indicative of rōdō

Verb[edit]

rōdere

  1. present active infinitive of rōdō
  2. second-person singular present passive imperative of rōdō
  3. second-person singular present passive indicative of rōdō