vincere

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Latin vincere, vincō, from Proto-Italic *winkō, from Proto-Indo-European *wi-n-k-, from *weyk- (to overcome) with a nasal infix.

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Verb[edit]

vìncere (first-person singular present vìnco, first-person singular past historic vìnsi, past participle vìnto, auxiliary avére)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to win [auxiliary avere]
  2. (transitive) to vanquish, to conquer, to defeat
  3. (transitive) to overcome (difficulties, fear, hunger, tiredness, etc.)
  4. (transitive) to control, to dominate (one's passions)

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References[edit]

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

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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vincēre

  1. second-person singular future passive indicative of vincō

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vincere

  1. inflection of vincō:
    1. present active infinitive
    2. second-person singular present passive imperative/indicative