Italian word smettere comes from Italian s-, Italian mettere.
Smettere detailed word origin explanation
|s- || Italian (ita) ||Reduced form of dis-.. Used as an intensifier.. Used in a privative sense: a-, de-, un-.. Used to derive verbs from a noun, adjective or verb.. Used to express a pejorative sense.. Used to form verbs that have a sense of undoing an action: de-, dis-, un-.. Used to form verbs with a sense of exit, separation: dis-, ex-, trans-.. Used to form words that have an opposing sense: un-, in-. |
|mettere || Italian (ita) ||(intransitive) to don, put on, draw up. (intransitive) to give, lead onto. (intransitive) to suppose. (transitive) to bet, wager. (transitive) to charge (item on sale). (transitive) to cut (new teeth). (transitive) to deposit. (transitive) to put, place, lay, set. |
|smettere || Italian (ita) ||(transitive, or, intransitive) to stop or cease. |
Words with the same origin as smettere