sveglio

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See also: svegliò

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Unsuffixed past participle of svegliare (to awaken, to wake up).

Adjective[edit]

sveglio (feminine singular sveglia, masculine plural svegli, feminine plural sveglie)

  1. awake
    Synonym: desto (literary)
    Antonym: addormentato
  2. (figuratively, by extension) alert; ready
  3. (familiar) cunning
    Synonyms: accorto, furbo, smaliziato
    Antonym: ingenuo
References[edit]
  • sveglio in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

sveglio

  1. first-person singular present of svegliare

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

sveglio

  1. first-person singular present of svegliere