afflosciarsi

Today’s Parola del Giorno is the verb, afflosciarsi, which means to collapse, to wilt or to sag. See the verb used below in its context:

Mia madre preparava un soufflé ma purtroppo si è afflosciato appena ha aperto il forno: adesso deve prepararne un altro.

My mom was preparing a soufflé, but, unfortunately, it collapsed as soon as she opened the oven: now she has to make another one.

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