imbarazzare

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /im.ba.ratˈt͡sa.re/

VerbEdit

imbarazzàre (first-person singular present imbaràzzo, first-person singular past historic imbarazzài, past participle imbarazzàto, auxiliary avere) (transitive)

  1. (uncommon) to obstruct, to hinder, to impede
  2. (uncommon) to clutter
  3. (figuratively) to embarrass
    Synonyms: mettere in imbarazzo, mettere a disagio

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AnagramsEdit

  1. ^ Pianigiani, Ottorino (1907) , “imbarazzare”, in Vocabolario etimologico della lingua italiana (in Italian), Rome: Albrighi & Segati
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