slittare

Today’s Parola del Giorno is the verb, slittare, which means to be postponed. This verb takes essere in compound tenses; the past participle is slittato. See the verb used below in its context:

A quanto pare la visita dal dentista di oggi è slittata a domani. Questo non aiuta a mantenermi la calma, visto che ho paura del dentista e l’attesa mi mette più ansia.

It appears that today’s dentist appointment is postponed to tomorrow. This doesn’t help keep me calm since I am afraid of the dentist, and the wait is making me nervous.

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