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membri del clero
members of the clergy
una pia illusione
a pious hope
requisiti adatti a lavoro
job qualifications
Spero che questo ti serve di lezione
I hope this teaches you a lesson
un' bel aggeggino
a clever gadget
saputello, sputasentenze
smart alec
suggerimento sensato
a wise suggestion
ardimento, valore
prowess
avere i numeri
to have what it takes
scemotto
dummy, idiot
violenza insensata
senseless violence
dilettantesco
incompetent
gingillarsi
to mess around
ridicolizzare
to make a fool of
scalognato
tough, hard, on a person
ci vuole del bello e del buono
It'll take some doing
Non voglio scomodarti
I dont want to inconvenience you
E piu d'impaccio che d'aiuto
She's more of a hindrance than a help.
Si sono dati per vinti.
They gave up in defeat
concorrenza spietata
cut-throat competition
pieno di astio
chip on ones shoulder
essere a ferri corti con
to be at daggers with s.o.
tranello, trabocchetto
pitfall
forzare la mano alla fortuna
to press ones luck
tenersi sulla corda
to bear the suspense
un valaroso tentativo
a brave attempt
essere in passivo
essere in attivo
to be in the red
to be in the black
scoperto
overdraught of a bank
vendere in perdita
to sell at a loss