assodare

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

a- +‎ sodo +‎ -are

VerbEdit

assodàre (first-person singular present assòdo, first-person singular past historic assodài, past participle assodàto, auxiliary (transitive) avere or (intransitive) essere)

  1. (transitive) to make firm, to harden
  2. (transitive, figuratively) to strengthen, to invigorate (e.g. one's character)
  3. (transitive, figuratively) to ascertain, to assess
  4. (intransitive) to become firm, to harden [auxiliary essere]
  5. (transitive, figuratively) to strengthen, to gain strength (e.g. of one's character) [auxiliary essere]

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Further readingEdit

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

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