scampare

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *excampare (decamp), from Latin ex- + campo. Compare Sicilian scampari.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /skamˈpa.re/
  • Rhymes: -are
  • Hyphenation: scam‧pà‧re

VerbEdit

scampàre (first-person singular present scàmpo, first-person singular past historic scampài, past participle scampàto, auxiliary (intransitive) èssere or (transitive) avére)

  1. (intransitive) to escape [+ a (object) = from] [auxiliary essere]
    scampare a un naufragioto escape from a shipwreck
  2. (transitive) to escape [auxiliary avere]
    scampare la morteto escape death
  3. (intransitive, rare or dialectal) to find refuge [+ a (object) = in/at] [auxiliary essere]
  4. (transitive, rare) to save [auxiliary avere]

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit