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See also: vergògna

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin verēcundia. Doublet of verecondia.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /verˈɡoɲ.ɲa/, [ver̺ˈɡoɲɲä]
  • Rhymes: -oɲɲa
  • Stress: vergógna
  • Hyphenation: ver‧go‧gna

NounEdit

vergogna f (plural vergogne)

  1. shame, disgrace, discredit, scandal
    Synonyms: disonore, onta (literary)
  2. embarrassment, shyness
    Synonyms: imbarazzo, timidezza
  3. (in the plural) private parts
    Synonym: genitali

Derived termsEdit