contraddire

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin contradīcō, contradīcĕre. Equivalent to contra- +‎ dire.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kon.tradˈdi.re/
  • Rhymes: -ire
  • Hyphenation: con‧trad‧dì‧re

VerbEdit

contraddìre (first-person singular present contraddìco, first-person singular past historic contraddìssi, past participle contraddétto, first-person singular imperfect contraddicévo, second-person singular imperative contraddìci, auxiliary avere)

  1. (transitive) to contradict
  2. (transitive, figuratively) to belie
  3. (intransitive, dated) to contradict [+ a (object)] [auxiliary avere]

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Further readingEdit

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

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