queen

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 'queen', 'Queen': [ˈkwiːn]


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Principal Translations/Traduzioni principali
IngleseItaliano
queen nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (female sovereign)regina, sovrana nf
 Victoria was queen of England.
 Vittoria era la regina d'Inghilterra.
queen nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (wife of a king)regina nf
 The queen sits on the throne with the king.
 La regina siede sul trono con il re.
 
Traduzioni aggiuntive
IngleseItaliano
queen,
queen of [sth]
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(prominent woman) (figurato: migliore)regina di nf
 Martha is the queen of gardening.
 Martha è la regina del giardinaggio.
queen nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (contest winner) (vincitrice del concorso)regina, reginetta nf
 Betty Jo was queen of the harvest festival.
 Betty Jo è stata la regina della festa di ringraziamento per il raccolto.
queen nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (chess piece) (scacchi)regina, donna nf
 The queen is the most versatile piece on the board.
 La donna è il pezzo più versatile della scacchiera.
queen nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (playing card) (carte)donna, regina nf
 Bill has a pair of queens.
 Bill ha una coppia di donne.
queen nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (reproducing insect)ape regina nf
 The hive serves the queen.
 L'alveare serve l'ape regina.
queen nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (female cat)gatta nf
 Laura's queen is going to have kittens.
 La gatta di Laura darà alla luce dei gattini.
queen nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. slang, offensive (gay man) (offensivo)frocio nm
  (offensivo)checca nf
 Joe danced with the queens in the disco.
 Joe ha ballato con i froci in discoteca.
queen [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (chess pawn: turn into queen) (scacchi)promuovere [qlcs] a regina vtr
 The chess player queened his opponent's pawn.
 Il giocatore di scacchi promosse il pedone dell'avversario a regina.
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WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2019:

Compound Forms/Forme composte
IngleseItaliano
beauty queen nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (woman: wins beauty contest)reginetta di bellezza nf
 When Angela was a little girl, she wanted to be a beauty queen.
 Quando Angela era piccola, voleva diventare una reginetta di bellezza.
Carnival Queen,
Carnaval Queen
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(woman who heads Carnival parade)regina del Carnevale nf
drag queen,
drag artist
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(cabaret performer)drag queen nf
 Drag queens have long been an important part of gay culture and liberation.
 Le drag queen sono da tempo una parte importante della cultura gay.
drama queen nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative, informal ([sb] who overreacts to situations)piantare scenate, fare scenate, fare scene vtr
 She's such a drama queen - she's always crying for no reason.
 È una che pianta scenate volentieri, urla sempre senza motivo.
homecoming queen nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US (female student crowned as part of high-school event)reginetta della serata, reginetta della festa nf
  reginetta di bellezza nf
King's evidence nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. English law (law: state's evidence)deposizione a favore dell'accusa nf
May queen (festive title)reginetta di calendimaggio nf
QB nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. UK, Can, initialism (law: Queen's Bench) (Canada, unità giuridica)Queen's Bench nf
queen bed nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (extra-wide double bed)letto matrimoniale grande nm
 Every double room in this hotel has a queen bed.
queen bee nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative (woman in powerful position) (figurato: donna potente)ape regina nf
queen bee nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (female bee that lays eggs)ape regina nf
queen consort nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (wife of the king)regina consorte nf
queen mother,
Queen Mother
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(mother of a reigning monarch)regina madre nf
 The Queen Mother made her views on horse racing very clear: she loved it!
 La regina madre ha reso chiaro il suo punto di vista sulle corse di cavalli: le adorava!
Queen of Hearts nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (playing card) (carta da gioco)regina di cuori, donna di cuori nf
Queen of Hearts nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (fictional character)regina di cuori nf
Nota: From the novel "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" (1865) by English author Lewis Carroll.
queen regent nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (reigning on behalf of another)regina reggente nf
  reggente nf
queen regnant,
queen regent
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(reigning in her own right)regina regnante nf
Queen Victoria nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (19th-century monarch)Regina Vittoria nf
queen-size,
queen-sized,
queen size,
queen sized
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(larger than usual)oversize agg invar
Nota: A hyphen is used when the adjective precedes the noun
queen-size bed,
queen-sized bed
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(bed: larger than double)letto matrimoniale grande nm
  letto queen-size nm
 A queen-size bed is both longer and wider than a double bed.
 Un letto queen-size è più lungo e più largo di un matrimoniale.
queen's birthday,
Queen's birthday
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(commonwealth celebration day)compleanno della regina
queen's consort nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (husband of the queen)principe consorte nm
Queen's Counsel nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. UK (high-ranking barrister) (Regno Unito)Queen's Counsel, avvocato della corona nm
 Queen's Counsels are the highest-ranking lawyers in the UK.
 Gli avvocati della corona sono gli avvocati di rango più alto nel Regno Unito.
Queen's English nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (standard variety of English language)inglese corretto nm
 I don't understand you! Why can't you speak the Queen's English?!
Queen's evidence nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. England (law: state's evidence) (contro altri accusati o complici)testimonianza resa da un accusato nf
Nota: "Queen's evidence" is used when the monarch is a queen.
Queen's Proctor nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. UK (Treasury Solicitor) (nelle cause di divorzio)procuratore della regina nm
Swan Keeper,
Keeper of the King's Swans,
Keeper of the Queen's Swans
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
UK (cares for monarch's swans) (GB)guardiano dei cigni reali
turn Queen's evidence v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." England (law: testify against accomplices)costituirsi testimone d'accusa v rif
  testimoniare contro i propri complici, accusare i propri complici vtr
Nota: This expression is used when the monarch is a queen.
wild carrot,
Queen Anne's lace
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(botany)carota selvatica nf
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