svignarsela

Today’s Parola del Giorno is the pronominal verb, svignarsela, which means to slip away or to sneak off. In compound tenses, it requires essere (and the past participle is in the feminine singular: svignata). See the verb used below in its context:

Quando vengono i parenti, mi piace svignarmela: queste riunioni con la famiglia mi scocciano!

When my relatives come, I like to sneak off: these family gatherings bother me!

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