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Principal Translations/Traduzioni principali
ItalianoInglese
vento nm (spostamento d'aria)wind nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
vento nm figurato (preannuncio, avvisaglia)warning sign, hint nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Si sentono venti di guerra.
 The warning signs of war can be felt.
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Compound Forms/Forme composte
ItalianoInglese
Chi semina vento raccoglie tempesta As you sow so shall you reap, You reap what you sow, You made your bed now lie in it, What goes arou exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
combattere contro i mulini a vento vtr + nmpl idiomatico (causa persa: combattere)fight a losing battle, tilt at windmills, beat a dead horse exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Trying to get a response from that minister is like beating a dead horse.
giro di vento  (figurative)shift in the wind, change in the wind nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (things are changing)The winds are changing. idiom
La donna è mobile qual piuma al vento  (idiom)women are as fickle as a feather in the wind comparative
lottare contro i mulini a vento  (figurative)tilt at windmills, attack an imaginary enemy exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
non esserci un filo di vento. not even a breeze exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
parole al vento empty words nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors."
  hot air, empty talk nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (colloquial)palaver, bunk nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
qual buon vento!?  (formal)to what do I owe the pleasure of seeing you? exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
urlare al vento shout [sth] off the rooftops v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
vento in poppa! may the wind always be at your back exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
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