inquietante

See also: inquiétante

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Present participle of inquietare, influenced by French inquiétant, from Late Latin inquiētantem, accusative non-neuter case form of inquiētāns (disturbing), present active participle of inquiētō (I disturb, disquiet).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /in.kwjeˈtan.te/, /in.kwi.eˈtan.te/[1]
  • Rhymes: -ante
  • Hyphenation: in‧quie‧tàn‧te, in‧qui‧e‧tàn‧te

ParticipleEdit

inquietante (plural inquietanti)

  1. present participle of inquietare

AdjectiveEdit

inquietante (plural inquietanti)

  1. disturbing, disquieting, alarming
    Synonyms: allarmante, preoccupante, sconvolgente
    Antonyms: rassicurante, tranquillizzante
  2. (figuratively) perturbing, exciting
    Synonyms: conturbante, perturbante, sconvolgente
    Antonyms: rasserenante, tranquillizzante

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

LatinEdit

ParticipleEdit

inquiētante

  1. ablative masculine/feminine/neuter singular of inquiētāns

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin inquiētāns.

AdjectiveEdit

inquietante (plural inquietantes)

  1. worrying, disturbing

Derived termsEdit

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