See also: pressò

Contents

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈprɛsːo/, [ˈpr̺ɛs̪.s̪o]
  • Hyphenation: près‧so

Etymology 1Edit

From Vulgar Latin *presso, from Latin presse (narrow, short).[1] Cognate with French and Walloon près.

Alternative formsEdit

  • (preposition, care of): (abbreviation) c/o

AdjectiveEdit

presso (invariable)
presso m (feminine singular pressa, masculine plural pressi, feminine plural presse)

  1. (archaic) near, close

AdverbEdit

presso

  1. nearby, near, close
    da presso - “closely”
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

PrepositionEdit

presso

  1. near
  2. beside, next to, by
  3. at, with
    Abito presso i miei zii. - “I live with my uncles.”
    Lavoravo presso la ditta Bianchi. - “I worked at Bianchi's.”
  4. among, with
  5. (mail) care of (always followed by di)
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin pressus, perfect passive participle of premō (I press), from Proto-Indo-European *per- (to hit).

AdjectiveEdit

presso m (feminine singular pressa, masculine plural pressi, feminine plural presse)

  1. (archaic) (having been) pressed, compressed

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

presso

  1. first-person singular indicative present of pressare

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Angelo Prati, "Vocabolario Etimologico Italiano", Torino, 1951

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From premō +‎ -tō (through its perfect passive participle pressus).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

pressō (present infinitive pressāre, perfect active pressāvī, supine pressātum); first conjugation

  1. I press, squeeze.
ConjugationEdit
   Conjugation of presso (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present pressō pressās pressat pressāmus pressātis pressant
imperfect pressābam pressābās pressābat pressābāmus pressābātis pressābant
future pressābō pressābis pressābit pressābimus pressābitis pressābunt
perfect pressāvī pressāvistī pressāvit pressāvimus pressāvistis pressāvērunt, pressāvēre
pluperfect pressāveram pressāverās pressāverat pressāverāmus pressāverātis pressāverant
future perfect pressāverō pressāveris pressāverit pressāverimus pressāveritis pressāverint
passive present pressor pressāris, pressāre pressātur pressāmur pressāminī pressantur
imperfect pressābar pressābāris, pressābāre pressābātur pressābāmur pressābāminī pressābantur
future pressābor pressāberis, pressābere pressābitur pressābimur pressābiminī pressābuntur
perfect pressātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect pressātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect pressātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present pressem pressēs presset pressēmus pressētis pressent
imperfect pressārem pressārēs pressāret pressārēmus pressārētis pressārent
perfect pressāverim pressāverīs pressāverit pressāverīmus pressāverītis pressāverint
pluperfect pressāvissem pressāvissēs pressāvisset pressāvissēmus pressāvissētis pressāvissent
passive present presser pressēris, pressēre pressētur pressēmur pressēminī pressentur
imperfect pressārer pressārēris, pressārēre pressārētur pressārēmur pressārēminī pressārentur
perfect pressātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect pressātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present pressā pressāte
future pressātō pressātō pressātōte pressantō
passive present pressāre pressāminī
future pressātor pressātor pressantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives pressāre pressāvisse pressātūrus esse pressārī pressātus esse pressātum īrī
participles pressāns pressātūrus pressātus pressandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
pressāre pressandī pressandō pressandum pressātum pressātū
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Non-lemma forms.

ParticipleEdit

pressō

  1. inflection of pressus:
    1. dative masculine singular
    2. dative neuter singular
    3. ablative masculine singular
    4. ablative neuter plural

ReferencesEdit