minacciare

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From minaccia (threat) or from a Vulgar Latin *mināciāre, present active infinitive of *mināciō (threaten), from *minācia, *mināciae (threat), from Latin mināx, minācis (threatening), from minor (threaten). Compare Catalan amenaçar, French menacer, Occitan amenaçar, Portuguese ameaçar, Romanian amenința, Friulian menaçâ, Piedmontese minacé, Sicilian amminazzari, Spanish amenazar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mi.natˈt͡ʃa.re/
  • Rhymes: -are
  • Hyphenation: mi‧nac‧cià‧re

VerbEdit

minacciàre (first-person singular present minàccio, first-person singular past historic minacciài, past participle minacciàto, auxiliary avere)

  1. (transitive) to threaten, to menace

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