See also: lisciò

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Possibly from Provençal lis, liso, from French lisse, from Old High German lise (Modern German leise), or alternatively from a Vulgar Latin *liseus or *lisius, perhaps from Ancient Greek λισσός (lissós). Compare Portuguese, Spanish liso, Catalan llis, Sicilian lisciu, Friulian lis, Lombard lis, Romansch glisch.

AdjectiveEdit

liscio (feminine liscia, masculine plural lisci, feminine plural lisce)

  1. smooth, sleek, polished
    Synonyms: calmo, levigato, lucidato, piatto, piano
  2. (figuratively) simple
    Synonym: semplice
  3. (of an alcoholic beverage) neat, straight

AdverbEdit

liscio

  1. smoothly
    Synonyms: facilmente, lisciamente, tranquillamente

NounEdit

liscio m (plural lisci)

  1. ballroom dancing
  2. country music
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Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

liscio

  1. first-person singular present indicative of lisciare

Further readingEdit

  • liscio in Collins Italian-English Dictionary
  • liscio in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)
  • liscio in Grandi Dizionari
  • liscio in garzantilinguistica.it – Garzanti Linguistica, De Agostini Scuola Spa
  • liscio in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti, Olivetti Media Communication

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