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See also: urlò

Contents

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈur.lo/, [ˈur̺l̺o]
  • Stress: ùrlo
  • Hyphenation: ur‧lo

Etymology 1Edit

Back-formation from urlare.

NounEdit

urlo m (plural urla f, alternative plural urli m)

  1. scream
    Synonyms: grido, strillo
  2. yell
  3. howl (of an animal)
  4. wail (of a siren)
Usage notesEdit

The feminine plural urla is used for human screams, the masculine plural urli for animal howls.

Derived termsEdit
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Etymology 2Edit

See etymology on the main entry.

VerbEdit

urlo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of urlare