schivare

See also: schivaré

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Frankish *skiuhan (to dread, shun, avoid), from Proto-Germanic *skiuhwaną, *skiwaną (to frighten). Cognate with Old High German sciuhen (to frighten, make fearful), Dutch schuwen (to caution). More at shy.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /skiˈva.re/, [s̪k̟iˈväːr̺e̞]
  • Rhymes: -are
  • Hyphenation: schi‧và‧re

VerbEdit

schivare (transitive)

  1. to dodge, sidestep, avoid, or evade
  2. (archaic) to preserve
  3. (archaic) to despise

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