prediletto

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin praedīlēctus.

AdjectiveEdit

prediletto (feminine prediletta, masculine plural prediletti, feminine plural predilette)

  1. favourite
  2. best, closest (friend)
Related termsEdit

NounEdit

prediletto m (plural prediletti)

  1. favourite
  2. mollycoddle
  3. teacher's pet

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

prediletto (feminine prediletta, masculine plural prediletti, feminine plural predilette)

  1. past participle of prediligere

Further readingEdit

  • prediletto in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana