Italian Edit

Etymology Edit

Borrowed from Old French sormonter. First attested in the 14th century. Synchronically sor- +‎ montare.

Pronunciation Edit

  • IPA(key): /sor.monˈ
  • Rhymes: -are
  • Hyphenation: sor‧mon‧tà‧re

Verb Edit

sormontàre (first-person singular present sormónto, first-person singular past historic sormontài, past participle sormontàto, auxiliary (transitive) avére or (intransitive) èssere)

  1. (transitive) to overcome or surmount; to be on top of something
  2. (intransitive) to overlap [+ con (object)] [auxiliary essere]

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References Edit

  • sormontàre in – De Agostini Editore
  • sormontare in – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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