spegnere

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *expingere, from Latin ex + pingere, present active infinitive of pingō, probably influenced by extingĕre.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ˈspeɲ.ɲe.re/, (traditional) /ˈspɛɲ.ɲe.re/[1]
  • Hyphenation: spé‧gne‧re

Verb[edit]

spégnere or spègnere (first-person singular present spégno or (traditional) spègno, first-person singular past historic spénsi or (traditional) spènsi, past participle spénto or (traditional) spènto, auxiliary avere)

  1. (transitive) to put out, to turn off
    Antonym: accendere

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References[edit]

  1. ^ spegnere in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

Further reading[edit]

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

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