scacco matto

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Arabic شَاه مَات (šāh māt, checkmate)

Noun[edit]

scacco matto m (plural scacchi matti)

  1. (chess) checkmate
    dare scacco matto or fare scacco matto - to checkmate
  1. smothered mate (scacco matto da cavallo)