verdone

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /verˈdo.ne/, [ver̺ˈd̪oːn̺e]
  • Hyphenation: ver‧dó‧ne

Etymology 1[edit]

verde (green) +‎ -one (augmentative suffix)

Adjective[edit]

verdone (masculine and feminine plural verdoni)

  1. dark green

Noun[edit]

verdone m (plural verdoni)

  1. A dark green color.
  2. (regional) A kind of green tomato used for salads.
  3. European greenfinch, greenfinch (Chloris chloris)
  4. Synonym of verdesca (blue shark (Prionace glauca))
  5. Synonym of verdona (common mora (Mora moro))
  6. Synonym of colombina verde (green-cracking russula (Russula virescens))
  7. (humorous) buck (one US dollar)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

verdone f pl

  1. plural of verdona

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