schizzare

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Onomatopoeic, though influenced by Middle High German schiezzen << Old High German sciozzan (to shoot). Related to Catalan esquitxar (to squirt).[1]

Verb[edit]

schizzare

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to squirt
    Synonym: spruzzare
  2. (transitive, intransitive) to splash
    Synonym: inzuppare
  3. (transitive, intransitive) to spatter
    Synonym: macchiare

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Pianigiani, Ottorino (1907), “schizzare”, in Vocabolario etimologico della lingua italiana (in Italian), Rome: Albrighi & Segati