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Forme flesse di 'a' (n): pl: a

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a nf (lettera dell'alfabeto latino)  (letter of the alphabet)a nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
a pref (prefisso privativo)without prefixprefix: Added to front of word stem--for example, unsaid = un+said.
 I became an atheist in Rome.
a prep (stato in luogo)at, in preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
a prep (moto a luogo)to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 I'm going to Canada on vacation.
a prep (tempo determinato)at preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 See you at 5 sharp.
a prep (comportamento, modo)at preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 The convoy moved at a crawl.
a prep (mezzo, strumento)by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
  on preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 This blanket was knitted by hand.
 It takes about twenty minutes to get there on foot.
a prep (fine, scopo)to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 They deployed to defend of the capital.
a prep (causa)at, upon preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 At my prodding, he confessed.
a prep (limitazione)by preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 By all appearances, the riots were over.
a prep (confronto, rapporto)to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
  asleep preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 Your car is similar to mine.
 Your car is the same as mine.
a prep (distributivo)a preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
  for preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 Local beer is three bucks a pop.
 Cars like that one sell for around $20,000.
a prep (predicativo)as preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 They elected him as their leader.
a prep (vantaggio o svantaggio)for, to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 The compound is harmful to pets.
a prep (pena o ammenda)to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 He was sentenced to life imprisonment.
a prep (in proposizioni temporali)on, upon preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 Al vederlo ebbi un tuffo al cuore.
 * She waved on seeing him across the street.
a prep (in proposizioni causali)on, upon preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 A pensarci bene è meglio soprassedere.
 * On reflection, I think you're right.
a prep (in proposizioni finali)to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 Vado a vedere cosa succede.
 * You need character to go it alone.
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WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2014:

Compound Forms/Forme composte
a | A |
"indulgere a
in"
vi
(vizio)indulge in
(camino) a gas gas log
(golf) a nove buche nine-hole
(golf) a nove buche nine-holes
(non) torcere un capello a qn nm(not to) harm a hair of [sb]'s head
a tutta velocità at full speed advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
a 180 gradi   (colloquial)half-turn
   (temperature)180°
   (slang)a complete turnaround
a baldacchino adj  (covered with a canopy)canopied
a banda larga adj  (internet)broadband
a bande gialle adjyellow-striped
a bandiera adj  (anything in the shape of a flag)flag
a base in base
a bassa frequenza low frequency
a bassa temperatura adj  (with low temperature)cold
a bassa voce
sottovoce
in a whisper
a bassissima frequenza very low frequency
a basso contrasto (luce) high-key
a basso costo
a buon mercato
agg, avv
down market
a basso prezzo at a low price
a batteria adjbattery-powered
a bella posta on purpose, intentionally, deliberately advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
a ben guardare on closer view exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  on second thoughts exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
a ben vedere on closer inspection exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  if you look more closely exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  if you think about it, when you think about it exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
a ben vedere traduzione non disponibile
a beneficio di to the benefit of, in favour of, for the good of exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  in the interest of exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
a bilancio zero adj  (econ, comm - gains and losses cancel out)wash
a bocca aperta open-mouthed
a bocca aperta adj and adv (restare a bocca aperta per lo stupore)agape
a bocca larga wide-mouthed
a bocce ferme loc (in una situazione chiara e definita)as things settle down idiom
 Ne discuteremo meglio a bocce ferme.
 We can discuss it further as things settle down.
a bordo adj  (riding a vehicle)riding
a bordo on board
a bordo adv  (baby on board!)onboard
a bordo della nave on board ship
a bordo piscina at the poolside preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
a braccia aperte with open arms
a braccia aperte open arms
a braccia e gambe divaricate spread-eagled
a braccio off the cuff
a braghe/brache calate with your trousers down exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
a brandelli adjin shreds
a brandelli
a pezzi
in rags
a brandelli
a pezzi
in tatters
a breve shortly advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
a breve distanza nearby, at a short distance advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
a breve scadenza on short notice
a breve termine short-run
a breve termine short-term
a briglia sciolta full gallop
a briglia sciolta (veloce)at full gallop
a brutto muso surly-faced adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  in a sulk exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  with a long face advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
a buon diritto rightfully, legitimately advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  deservedly advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  with good reason advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
a buon fine resolution, positive ending nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
a buon mercato adv  (inexpensively)cheaply
a buon mercato inexpensively
a buon mercato
ordinario
adj
dime-a-dozen
a buon prezzo at a bargain
a buon prezzo at a good price
a buon rendere traduzione non disponibile
a buon rendere I owe you one, I'll return the favor exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
A caccia di guai looking for trouble exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
   (slang)cruising for a bruising idiom
a caldo rashly advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
a camme adj  (automotive)cam
a campana adjbell-like
a capitale misto   (business)shared capital nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
a capitale straniero adjforeign-owned
a capofitto headlong rush
a capofitto
avventatamente
sottosopra
head over heels
a cappella (music)a cappella
A carattere musicale of a musical nature, musical adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
a caratteri cubitali in red letters
a carbone adjcoal-burning
a carico adv  (on the back)piggyback
a carico del destinatario carriage forward exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
a carico del mittente carriage paid exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
A carico di at the expense of exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
a carnevale ogni scherzo vale   (Italian saying)during Carnival every joke counts phrase
a caro prezzo great cost
a casa at home
a casa con at home with
a casa in at home in
a casaccio hit-or-miss
a casaccio advrandomness
a caso at random advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  by chance exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
a catena in a chain
a causa prep (a causa di)because of
a causa del tempo under the weather
a causa di due to
a causa di because of
a causa di on the score of
a causa di prep (locuzione prepositiva)  (due to)because of
a causa di by reason of
a causa di quello because of that
a causa di questo because of this
a caval donato non si guarda in bocca   (proverb)you shouldn't look a gift horse in the mouth
a cavalcioni agg, avvastride
a cavallo by horse
a cavallo advhorseback
a cavallo adj  (riding a horse)riding
a cavallo on horseback
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