schifare

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EtymologyEdit

From schifo (disgust, loathing), from Old French eschiver (to dread, shun, avoid), from Frankish *sciuhan (to dread, shun, avoid), from Proto-Germanic *skiuhaną, *skiwaną (to frighten). Cognate with Old High German sciuhen (to frighten, make fearful), Dutch schuwen (to caution). More at shy.

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schifare

  1. (transitive) To loathe.
  2. (transitive) To disgust or nauseate.

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