Italian edit

Etymology edit

From s- +‎ paio +‎ -are.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /spaˈja.re/
  • Rhymes: -are
  • Hyphenation: spa‧ià‧re

Verb edit

spaiàre (first-person singular present spàio, first-person singular past historic spaiài, past participle spaiàto, auxiliary avére)

  1. (transitive) to unpair, to separate (two things that are normally paired)
    Synonyms: dividere, scompagnare, scoppiare, separare, sparigliare
    Antonyms: abbinare, accoppiare, appaiare

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Further reading edit

  • spaiare in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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