contessere

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin contexere, present active infinitive of contexō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /konˈtɛs.se.re/
  • Rhymes: -ɛssere
  • Hyphenation: con‧tès‧se‧re

VerbEdit

contessére (first-person singular present contèsso, first-person singular past historic contesséi or contessètti, past participle contessùto, auxiliary avere)

  1. (literary, transitive) to interweave
    Synonym: intrecciare
  2. (literary, figuratively, transitive) to put together
    Synonym: comporre

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

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