stravedere

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

stra- +‎ vedere (to see)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /stra.veˈde.re/
  • Rhymes: -ere
  • Hyphenation: stra‧ve‧dé‧re

VerbEdit

stravedere

  1. (intransitive) to see something that isn't there; to missee; to see things
    Synonym: travedere (obsolete)
  2. (familiar, transitive with per) to love or admire to the point that one's judgement is clouded; to be crazy (about)
    Synonym: travedere (obsolete)
    • 2020, Barack Obama, Chicca Galli; Paolo Lucca; Giuseppe Maugeri, transl., Una terra promessa [A Promised Land], Garzanti Libri:
      Axe e Plouffe stravedevano entrambi per Tim Kaine e, come me, sapevano bene che si sarebbe inserito perfettamente nell'amministrazione Obama.
      Both Axe and Plouffe were crazy about Tim Kaine and, like me, knew that he would fit in perfectly in the Obama administration.

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

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