The Alternative Italian Dictionary: attizzare

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Entry definition

attizzare etymology {{confix}} or possibly from a vl root *attitiāre, from Latin tītiō. Compare French attiser, Portuguese atiçar, Romanian ațâța, Spanish atizar, Sardinian attittare.
verb: {{it-verb}}
  1. (transitive) to poke (a fire)
  2. (transitive) to stoke
  3. (transitive) to stir up (trouble, etc.)
  4. (transitive, colloquial) to sexually arouse
related terms:
  • attizzatoio
  • attizzafuoco
  • attizzatore
  • rattizzare
  • tizzone
anagrams:
  • attizzerà
  • attrezzai

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