ringalluzzito

Today’s Parola del Giorno is the adjective ringalluzzito that means perky or jaunty. As you can probably tell from the adjective, it comes from the noun il gallo which means roosterSee the adjective used below it ints context:

I complimenti che hai fatto a Caterina ieri l’hanno davvero fatta sentire meglio. Oggi è venuta a lavoro tutta ringalluzzita e sicura di sé: era da molto tempo che non la vedevamo così.

The compliments you paid to Caterina yesterday really made her feel better. Today she came to work all perky and sure of herself: it’s been a long time since we saw her like that.

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