subito

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See also: súbito

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian subito.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

subito (not comparable)

  1. (music) Suddenly, abruptly.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Italian subito

Adverb[edit]

subito

  1. (music) subito (suddenly, abruptly)

Synonyms[edit]


Interlingua[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

subito (comparative plus subito, superlative le plus subito)

  1. suddenly

Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin subitō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

subito

  1. at once, immediately, as soon as possible, shortly

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

subito (feminine subita, masculine plural subiti, feminine plural subite)

  1. past participle of subire
  2. past participle of subirsi

Further reading[edit]

  • subito2 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

subitō (not comparable)

  1. suddenly
    Subito malum cecidit de arbore.
    Suddenly, an apple fell from the tree.

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Friulian: subit
  • Istriot: soûbito
  • Italian: subito
  • Piedmontese: sùbit
  • Portuguese: súbito
  • Sicilian: sùbbitu
  • Spanish: súbito
  • Venetian: sùito

Verb[edit]

subītō

  1. second-person singular future impersonal active imperative of subeō
  2. third-person singular future impersonal active imperative of subeō

References[edit]

  • subito in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • subito in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • subito in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to speak extempore: subito, ex tempore (opp. ex praeparato) dicere

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Adverb[edit]

subito

  1. (music) subito

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Adverb[edit]

subito

  1. (music) subito