bush

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WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2015:

Principal Translations/Traduzioni principali
bush nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (plant)cespuglio, arbusto nm
 We planted some bushes in front of our new house.
the bush nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (rural, forest area)selva, foresta nf
  campagna nf
 The explorers spent two months wandering in the bush.
bush n as adjnoun as adjective: Describes another noun--for example, "boat race," "dogfood." US, Can, AU (rural, not sophisticated)di campagna loc agg
  campagnolo agg
 
Traduzioni aggiuntive
bush nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative, vulgar, slang (woman's pubic hair) (colloquiale: peli pubici femminili)pelo, boschetto, cespuglio nm
 Does she shave her bush?
bush nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (engineering: bearing)boccola nf
bush,
ivy bush
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
archaic (ivy decoration at tavern)edera ornamentale nf
bush nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. Can (land used for timber)terreno per taglio, bosco per legna nm
bush nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (thicket)boschetto nm
 Wear long sleeves when you prune the bush; there are lots of thorns.
bush viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (grow bushy)infoltirsi v rif
bush [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (cover [sth] with bushes)ricoprire di foglie vtr
 We should bush the motorcycle to camouflage it.
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WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2015:

Compound Forms/Forme composte
A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush. exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (Don't risk what you have.) (idiomatico)meglio un uovo oggi che una gallina domani
 I'm told I can do better if I keep looking for opportunities, but I'll stay at this job for now: a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.
 Mi hanno detto che farei meglio a cercare nuove opportunità, ma per ora mi tengo questo lavoro: meglio un uovo oggi che una gallina domani.
beat around the bush v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (not get to the point) (figurato, idiomatico)menare il can per l'aia vtr
  tergiversare vi
  (figurato: tergiversare)girare intorno al punto, girarci intorno vi
 Let's not beat about the bush; I know exactly what you did.
 Non giriamoci intorno, so benissimo cos'hai fatto.
beat around the bush,
beat about the bush
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
figurative (avoid getting to the point) (figurato)menare il can per l'aia vtr
 Stop beating around the bush and give me the real reason!
 Smettila di menare il can per l'aia e dimmi il motivo vero!
beating around the bush,
beating about the bush
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(prevarication, not getting to the point) (figurato)menare il can per l'aia vtr
  (figurato)girarci intorno, girare intorno al punto vi
  tergiversare vi
 Stop beating about the bush and tell me what you really think!
 Piantala di girarci intorno e dimmi cosa pensi veramente!
burning bush nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (Bible: in Book of Exodus)roveto ardente nm
  cespuglio in fiamme nm
 Questa frase non è una traduzione della frase inglese. La Bibbia racconta che Dio si rivelò a Mosè attraverso un roveto ardente.
 Questa frase non è una traduzione della frase inglese. Secondo la Bibbia, Dio parlò a Mosè attraverso un cespuglio in fiamme.
bush clover nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (flowering plant)trifoglio del Giappone nm
bush country paese rurale
bush flying bush flying
bush house Bush House
bush meals nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." (native Australian foods)prodotti alimentari originali australiani nmpl
bush pilot pilota di bush flying
butterfly bush arbusto delle farfalle
creosote bush larrea tridentata
go bush scegliere la vita rude; inselvatichirsi
raspberry bush lampone nm
strawberry bush nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (variety of shrub)evonimo americano nm
the bush la macchia nm
without beating around the bush,
without beating about the bush
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
informal (in a straightforward way) (figurato)non menare il can per l'aia
  senza tanti giri di parole, senza tanti complimenti
 He told me right away what he thought, without beating about the bush.
 Non ha menato il can per l'aia e mi ha detto subito che cosa pensava.
 Mi ha detto subito che cosa pensava senza tanti giri di parole.
  Manca qualcosa di importante? Segnala un errore o suggerisci miglioramenti
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