ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /al.leˈna.re/, [äl̺l̺e̞ˈn̺äːr̺e̞]
  • Rhymes: -are
  • Hyphenation: al‧le‧nà‧re

Etymology 1Edit

a- (to, towards) +‎ lena (energy, vigour) +‎ -are (1st conjugation verbal suffix)

VerbEdit

allenare

  1. (transitive) to train, exercise
    Synonym: esercitare
  2. (transitive) to coach
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Etymology 2Edit

a- (to, towards) +‎ lene (mild, soft) +‎ -are (1st conjugation verbal suffix)

VerbEdit

allenare (literary)

  1. (intransitive) to lessen, diminish, weaken
    Synonyms: indebolirsi, scemare
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ReferencesEdit

  • allenare1 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  • allenare2 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana