zoppo

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See also: zoppò

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian zoppo

Adjective[edit]

zoppo (not comparable)

  1. (music) Alternately with and without syncopation.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin, Late Latin cloppus. Compare Romanian șchiop, cf. also Catalan and Occitan esclop, Old French clop.

Adjective[edit]

zoppo (feminine singular zoppa, masculine plural zoppi, feminine plural zoppe)

  1. lame
  2. (of furniture) shaky, rickety, unsteady, wobbly

Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

zoppo m (plural zoppi, feminine zoppa)

  1. a lame person; a cripple

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

zoppo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of zoppare