ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin badō (I gape, open wide).[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /baˈda.re/
  • Rhymes: -are
  • Hyphenation: ba‧dà‧re

VerbEdit

badàre (first-person singular present bàdo, first-person singular past historic badài, past participle badàto, auxiliary avere)

  1. (intransitive, or transitive with a) to look after or mind
    badare ai bambinito look after the children
  2. (intransitive, or transitive with a) to take care of
    non badano a quel cane
    they don't take care of that dog
  3. (intransitive, or transitive with a) to pay attention
    bada a te!watch out!

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ReferencesEdit

  • badare in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  1. ^ Pianigiani, Ottorino (1907), “badare”, in Vocabolario etimologico della lingua italiana (in Italian), Rome: Albrighi & Segati

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