ξασπρίζω

GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ξ(ε)- (x(e)-, prefix for opposite result) +‎ ασπρίζω (asprízo, whiten), with both combining forms medieval: Byzantine Greek ἀσπρίζω as well as the prefix ἐξ-.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ksaˈsprizo/
  • Hyphenation: ξα‧σπρί‧ζω

VerbEdit

ξασπρίζω (xasprízo) (past ξάσπρισα)

  1. (transitive) whiten, clean white clothes
  2. (intransitive) fade (lose color or brightness)

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ ξασπρίζω in Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek], 1998, by the "Triantafyllidis" Foundation.