Italian edit

Etymology edit

From Late Latin delavāre, from Latin de + lavāre, present active infinitive of lavō.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /di.laˈva.re/
  • Rhymes: -are
  • Hyphenation: di‧la‧và‧re

Verb edit

dilavàre (first-person singular present dilàvo, first-person singular past historic dilavài, past participle dilavàto, auxiliary avére) (transitive)

  1. to wash away, to erode (rock)
  2. (by extension) to fade (fabric) (through frequent washing)

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