cane

SpeakerListen:
 /ˈkane/

Forme flesse di 'cane' (n): pl: cani
Forme flesse di 'cane' (adj): f: cane, mpl: cane, fpl: cane

WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations/Traduzioni principali
cane nm (animale domestico)  (pet)dog nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
   (colloquial)pooch nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
cane nm (armi da fuoco: percussore)  (firearms)cock, hammer nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
cane nm (costellazione)  (astronomy)Sirius, Dog Star nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Sirius, also known as the Dog Star, is part of the constellation Canis Major.
  Segnala un errore

WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2014:

Compound Forms/Forme composte
a cazzo di cane messily, haphazardly, scrappily advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
a mezzo cane (posizione di sicura del grilletto) half-cocked
aizzare un cane contro nmset a dog on
attenti al cane nm (avvertimento)  (warning)beware of dog
boxer (cane) nmboxer
cane addestrato alla caccia in palude water-dog
cane bassotto Basset Hound
cane bastardo nm  (bastard dog)pooch
cane bastardo nm  (slang US)cur
cane bastonato whipped dog nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
cane beagle nmbeagle
cane che si morde la coda a dog chasing its own tail, a vicious circle exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
cane da caccia hunting dog
cane da caccia nm  (hound)dog
cane da caccia sporting dog
cane da caccia per uccelli bird dog
cane da guardia guard dog
cane da guardia nm  (zool.)watchdog
cane da pastore sheep dog
cane da pastore shepherd dog
cane da pastore delle Shetland shetland sheepdog
cane da penna gun dog
cane da riporto nmretriever
cane da selvaggina
da caccia
game dog
cane da tartufi literally: a truffle dog, a dog that hunts for truffles nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
cane delle praterie prairie dog
cane di casa house dog
cane di lusso fancy dog
cane di piccola taglia toy dog
cane di razza purebred, pedigree nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
Nota: These words are used also for other species so, unless it's obvious from the context, one must specify that dogs are the subject.
cane e gatto cat-and-dog
cane eschimese   (zool.)husky
cane esquimese Eskimo dog
cane guida guide dog
cane lupo nmwolf dog
Cane Minore (costellazione) the Little Dog
cane nero black dog
cane pastore nmsheepdog
cane poliziotto police dog
cane rosso red dog
cane san Bernardo saint bernard
cane sciolto loc idiomatico (chi agisce in modo indipendente)loose cannon idiom
   (political)maverick nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
cane selvatico nmwild dog
che ha la faccia da cane adjdog-faced
che teme gli spari (cane da caccia) gun-shy
come cane e gatto (aggressivi, litigiosi)cat and mouse
come cane e gatto nmlike cat and dog
cucciolo di cane puppy nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
danese (cane) great dane
del cane lupo wolf-dog
dente di cane nmdog-tooth
di cane da caccia adjbird-dog
di cane domestico house-dog
dobermann pinscher (razza di cane) Dobermann Pinscher
essere come cane e gatto loc idiomatico (non sopportarsi)not get along viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  fight like cats and dogs idiom
essere ricevuto come un cane in chiesa be unwelcome, be given the cold shoulder
essere solo come un cane nmbe all alone
essere
andarsene come un cane bastonato
loc
idiomatico (essere, andarsene mogio mogio)with one's tail between one's legs idiom
  hangdog adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
fa un freddo cane it's freezing
   (slang)it's brass monkey weather exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
   (slang, vulgar)it's cold enough to freeze the balls off a brass monkey exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
fare un freddo cane loc idiomatico (far molto freddo)it's freezing cold idiom
fianco del cane dog hip
impronta di cane dog track
l'abbaiare di un cane nm  (dog's bark)bark
neanche il cane scodinzola per nulla there's no such thing as a free lunch idiom
   (literal)even dogs don't wag their tails for nothing idiom
pesce cane nmshark nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
porco cane   (slang, familiar)damn, crap, sugar exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
porco cane! (colloquiale)holy mackerel
proprietario di cane dog owner
rabbioso (cane) aggrabid
razza di cane Terranova nf  (breed of dogs)Newfoundland
ritrovare la traccia (di cane) hark back
servizi di sorveglianza con cane dog warden
spinone (razza di cane)   (zool.)wirehaired pointing griffon
testa di cane nfdog-head
trattare qc come un cane nmtreat [sb] like a dog
trattare qn come un cane loc idiomatico (trattare malissimo qn)treat like a dog idiom
un cane che si morde la coda a dog chasing its own tail idiom
zampa di cane nfdog-leg
zio cane! (colloquiale, volgare)gosh darn it! excl
   (offensive)God damn it! excl
  Segnala un errore
'cane' found in these entries
In the Italian description:
Inglese:


Forum discussions with the word(s) 'cane' in the title:
Discussioni nei forum nel cui titolo è presente la parola 'cane':

Play and learn: visit WordReference Games
See Google Translate's machine translation of 'cane'.

Download free Android and iPhone apps

Android AppiPhone App
Segnala una pubblicità inappropriata.