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to succeed, to go out again
riuscire
to attract
attrare, attirare
to expand
espandere
to push
puntare
au-toch-tho-nous (indigenious, native)
autoctonia
to outshine, eclipse
eclissare
duly
debitamente
resurrect, risuscitate
risuscitare
to cash, to earn, to win
riscuotere
but, rather
bensì
event, vicissitude
la vicenda
iimprovise, extemporise
improvvisare
celebrated, renowned, famous
celebre
recount, tell, relate
raccontare
gash
lo squarcio
together
insieme, assieme - "A"
to convert
convertire
awkward, gawky
sgraziato
to reach
raggiungere
( ho raggiunto)
ferocity, brutality, atrocity
ef-fer-a-tez-za
(efferatezza)
in vane
invano
the novelistq
il romanziere
defeated, returned
reduce
from whom
da cui
of whom
di cui
to tie, bind
legare
to go
recarsi
(si reca)
inquire into, investigate
indagare
procedure, routine
l'iter
to compensate
in-den-niz-zare
(indennizzare)
to share, equlize
accomunare
funeral rites
esequie
skeptically
scetticamente
unforseen, unexpected
imprevisto (A)
common sense, reason
raziocinio
minuteness; meticulousness
minuziosità
although, even though
sebbene
contrary; confrontation
la contrapposizione
the outlines
i tratti
intelligible; comprehensible
comprensibile
fresco
l'affresco
to animate; to give
animare
in spite of, even so
pur essendo
to finish; to complete
compiere
betrayal
tradimento
to
nei confronti di
admirers
ammiratore
ammiratrice
disappointed; disillusioned
deluso
to recognize; to notice; to see
ravvisare
huckster
(tele)imbonitrice
to burst
scoppiare
(E' scoppiata in lacrime)
investigating, fact-finding
gli inquirenti
ascribable; that which can be traced back; referable
ri-con-du-ci-bi-le
(riconducibile)
to persue, follow
perseguire
(sono perseguitato / a)
to deny all charges
respingere ogni addebito
to beat again; to repeat; to harp
ribattere
the crime
il reato
to misunderstand; to misinterpret
(I misunderstood)
fraintendere
(io frainteso)
habit; frock; cowl
il saio
naughty; cheeky; mischievious
birichino / a
filty, dirty, soiled, grubby
(a dirty business)
zozzo/a (sozzo/a)
(una sozza faccenda)
on (oneself)
addosso (sul corpo; su di sé)
breast; bosom
il seno
buttock /s
natica / natiche
lace
pizzo
to throw oneself (at, against, upon)
scagliarsi
(si e' scagliato)
the warehouse; storage
lo stoccaggio
to fence; to fence in
steccare
to withdraw
ritirare
tapis roulant
treadmill
a galley slave
galeotto
(un fotografo galeotto)
fight, brawl, scuffle
la zuffa
slap, smack, cuff, box on the ears
lo sciaffo
split, break, smash, crack
spaccare
to vex, to pique, to nettle
indispettire
(indispettita)
to bury, to inter
seppelire
the ax; hatchet
(battle-ax)
l'ascia
(l'ascia di guerra)
slander; defamation
calunnia
fraud
frode
expert
il perito
the imprint
l'impronta
footprint
l'impronta di un piede
fingerprint
impronte digitali
to snatch; to purse-snatch
scippare
to change the course of (airplane); to hijack; skyjack; divert
dirottare
to start (off); to set out
avviare (v.t.)
to go; to get going
(It's time to get going.)
avviarci
(E' ora di avviarci.)
going; thriving; prosperous
(to be doing well in business)
avviato
(Essere bene avviato negli affari.)
diptych - a picture painted or carved on 2 hinged tablets
il dittico