Origin of alfrescoItalian ; from al (; from a + il), in the + fresco, cool: see fresco
or al fres·co
Origin of alfrescoItalian al fresco, in the fresh (air) : al, in the (a, to, in from Latin ad; see ad– + il, the, from Latin ille; see al-1 in Indo-European roots) + fresco, fresh.
- Outdoors; in fresh air.
- As it was a sunny afternoon, we decided to dine alfresco on the patio.