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Definitions and meaning of avanti

avanti

Italian

Alternative forms

  • avante (obsolete)

Etymology

From Late Latin abante.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /aˈvan.ti/
  • Hyphenation: a‧vàn‧ti

Adjective

avanti (invariable)

  1. (dated, of time units, follows noun) previous, prior, last

Adverb

avanti

  1. forward, ahead, onward
    • 1321, Dante Alighieri, La divina commedia: Inferno, Le Monnier (1994), Canto XXI, p. 321 vv. 91-93:
  2. (dated, rare) before, ere (followed by di or che)
    • 1321, Dante Alighieri, La divina commedia: Inferno, Le Monnier (1994), Canto III, p. 45 vv. 118-120:
  3. (dated, rare) rather than (followed by che)

Derived terms

  • d'ora in avanti (from now on)
  • avantieri / avant'ieri (day before yesterday)

Interjection

avanti

  1. come in!
  2. come on! (expressing encouragement)
  3. go on!
  4. next

Preposition

avanti

  1. (dated, rare) before, in front of (a place) (may or may not be followed by a)
    Synonyms: (all more common) davanti, dinanzi, innanzi
  2. (dated) before (in time)
    Synonyms: (more common) prima, (rare) innanzi

Derived terms

  • avanti Cristo (before Christ)

Noun

avanti m (invariable)

  1. (soccer, rugby, waterpolo) player whose main objective is scoring points; forward

References

Anagrams

  • avinta, nativa, vanati, vanita, vanità, vantai, vinata

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (Italian) go forward.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)