contorto

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin contortus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

contorto (feminine singular contorta, masculine plural contorti, feminine plural contorte)

  1. twisted
  2. tortuous
  3. crooked

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

contorto m (feminine singular contorta, masculine plural contorti, feminine plural contorte)

  1. past participle of contorcere
  2. past participle of contorcersi

Further readingEdit

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

LatinEdit

ParticipleEdit

contortō

  1. dative masculine singular of contortus
  2. dative neuter singular of contortus
  3. ablative masculine singular of contortus
  4. ablative neuter singular of contortus