deviare

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin dēviō.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

deviàre (first-person singular present devìo, first-person singular past historic deviài, past participle deviàto, auxiliary avere) [+ da (object) = from]

  1. (intransitive) to turn off (from a main road to a side road) [auxiliary avere]
  2. (intransitive, also figuratively) to deviate [auxiliary avere]
  3. (intransitive) to derail [auxiliary avere]
    Synonym: deragliare
  4. (transitive, intransitive) to deflect [auxiliary avere]
  5. (transitive) to divert
  6. (transitive) to lead astray
  7. (transitive) to ward off

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ deviazione in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

Further readingEdit

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

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LatinEdit

VerbEdit

dēviāre

  1. present active infinitive of dēviō
  2. second-person singular present passive imperative of dēviō
  3. second-person singular present passive indicative of dēviō