See also: sentiré

Italian edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Latin sentīre.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /senˈ
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ire
  • Hyphenation: sen‧tì‧re

Verb edit

sentìre (first-person singular present sènto, first-person singular past historic sentìi, past participle sentìto, auxiliary avére) (transitive)

  1. to feel
    Mi dovrei sentire male?Should I feel bad?
  2. to hear
    Sento soltanto te.I hear only you.
    Fatti sentire.Don't be a stranger. (literally, “Make yourself heard”)
  3. to smell
    Riesco a sentire l'odore dell'oceano.I can smell the ocean.

Conjugation edit

Including lesser-used forms:

Related terms edit

Further reading edit

  • sentire in – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Anagrams edit

Latin edit

Verb edit


  1. inflection of sentiō:
    1. present active infinitive
    2. second-person singular present passive imperative/indicative

Neapolitan edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Latin sentīre.

Verb edit


  1. to feel
  2. to hear

References edit

  • Rocco, Emmanuele (1882) “sentire”, in Vocabolario del dialetto napolitano