origliare

Today’s Parola del Giorno is the verb, origliare, which means to eavesdrop or to listen in.  See the verb used below in its context:

Mentre i miei genitori parlavano in cucina, ho origliato e gli ho sentito dire che vogliono mandarmi in vacanza dai miei parenti in Australia questa estate! Non vedo l’ora!

While my parents were talking in the kitchen, I heard them say that they want to send me on vacation to my relatives’ house in Australia this summer! I can’t wait!

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