contrariare

See also: contrariaré

ItalianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin contrāriāre. By surface analysis, contrario (contrary) +‎ -are.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kon.traˈrja.re/
  • Rhymes: -are
  • Hyphenation: con‧tra‧rià‧re

VerbEdit

contrariàre (first-person singular present contràrio, first-person singular past historic contrariài, past participle contrariàto, auxiliary avére)

  1. (transitive) to oppose
  2. (transitive) to thwart (a plan)
  3. (transitive) to annoy, bother, irritate, disgruntle
  4. (intransitive, rare, literary) to be in opposition, to contrast [auxiliary avere]
  5. (intransitive, rare, literary) to oppose [+ a (object)] [auxiliary avere]

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • contrariare in Collins Italian-English Dictionary
  • contrariare in Aldo Gabrielli, Grandi Dizionario Italiano (Hoepli)
  • contrariare in garzantilinguistica.it – Garzanti Linguistica, De Agostini Scuola Spa
  • contrariàre in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti, Olivetti Media Communication
  • contrariare in sapere.it – De Agostini Editore
  • contrariare in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kontɾaˈɾjaɾe/, [kõn̪.t̪ɾaˈɾja.ɾe]

VerbEdit

contrariare

  1. inflection of contrariar:
    1. first-person singular future subjunctive
    2. third-person singular future subjunctive