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EtymologyEdit

From Latin ēbrius, from Proto-Italic *ēɣʷrjos, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ēgʷʰryos, derived from the root *h₁egʷʰ- (to drink).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛb.bro/, [ˈɛbbr̺o]
  • Hyphenation: èb‧bro

AdjectiveEdit

ebbro (feminine singular ebbra, masculine plural ebbri, feminine plural ebbre)

  1. intoxicated, drunk
    Synonym: ubriaco
  2. (figuratively) beside oneself, mad, enraptured
    Synonyms: esaltato, fuori di sé

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ReferencesEdit

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