contrastare

See also: contrastaré

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin contrāstāre, present infinitive of contrāstō (I oppose), derived from Classical Latin contrā (against) +‎ stō (I stand).

PronunciationEdit

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

VerbEdit

contrastàre (first-person singular present contràsto, first-person singular past historic contrastài, past participle contrastàto, auxiliary avére)

  1. (archaic, transitive with a) to oppose, to impede, to hinder
  2. (intransitive, or transitive with con) to quarrel, to argue, to fight
  3. (figuratively, intransitive, or transitive with con) to disagree, to clash
  4. (transitive with con) to fight
  5. (transitive) to oppose, to impede, to hinder

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

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SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

contrastare

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