See also: giu, Giu, giữ, and giu.

ItalianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Italian giuso, from Late Latin iūsum, from diusum, diosum, deosum, from Latin deorsum (downwards). Compare Sicilian jusu.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒu/*
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  • Rhymes: -u

AdverbEdit

giù

  1. down, downstairs, below
    Synonyms: dabbasso, di sotto
  2. (figuratively) low, depressed, weak
    Synonyms: depresso, avvilito, debole, giù di corda

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