Origin of assai1
Definition for assai (2 of 2)
Origin of assai2
Examples from the Web for assai
Assai ben balla, chi fortuna suona—He dances well to whom fortune pipes.
Assai basta, e troppo guasta—Enough is enough, and too much spoils.
Assai guadagna chi vano sperar perde—He 25 gains a great deal who loses a vain hope.
Assai ricco chi non manca—He is rich enough who has no wants.
Caterina answered him by quoting the Cyprian proverb, "Assai dimanda che fidelmente serve."The Royal Pawn of Venice|Mrs. Lawrence Turnbull