See also: cóntro, contrò, and contro-

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkon.tro/
  • Rhymes: -ontro
  • Hyphenation: cón‧tro

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Italian contra, from Latin contrā.[1]

PrepositionEdit

contro

  1. against

AdverbEdit

contro

  1. against

NounEdit

contro m (invariable)

  1. con
Derived termsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

contro (feminine contra, masculine plural contri, feminine plural contre)

  1. (in combination) counter
Usage notesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

contro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of contrare

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Angelo Prati, "Vocabolario Etimologico Italiano", Torino, 1951

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