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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German zecken. Compare dialectal German zecken (to tease) and Luxembourgish zecken.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

azzeccare

  1. (transitive) to hit, strike (a target)
    ho azzeccato il centro del bersaglioI hit the center of the target
  2. (transitive, figuratively) to guess, to hazard
    Synonym: indovinare
    sono riuscito ad azzeccare la risposta esatta
    I managed to guess the right answer

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Further readingEdit

  • azzeccare in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  • azzeccare in garzantilinguistica.it – Garzanti Linguistica, De Agostini Scuola Spa

TarantinoEdit

VerbEdit

azzeccare

  1. to hit or strike (a target)
  2. to guess or hazard

ConjugationEdit