cow translation | English-Italian dictionary



1       n     (bovine)    mucca, vacca  ,   (female elephant)    elefantessa,   (female seal)    (foca) femmina
fam!, woman   stronza fam!     
you can cry till the cows come home, but you're not having it      puoi piangere quanto ti pare, tanto non te lo do  
2       vt     (person)    intimidire  
a cowed look      un'aria da cane bastonato  
3       adj   femmina  

cow parsley         n  
cerfoglio selvatico  
mad cow disease         n   morbo della mucca pazza  
sacred cow         n     (fig)     (person)    intoccabile    m/f     ,   (institution)    caposaldo,   (idea, belief)    dogma    m  
Translation English - Italian Collins Dictionary  
cash cow n.
macchina da soldi ; generatore di contante ; miniera d'oro
Def.: A steady dependable source of income or profit.

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"cow": examples and translations in context
Well, technically,my aunt's cow. Ecco, in realtà era la mucca di mia zia.
The gestating female consumes cow ovaries during pregnancy. La femmina gestante consuma ovaie di mucca, durante la gravidanza.
The cow has perpetually tried sabotaging your life. Quella vacca ha provato a sabotare la tua vita continuamente.
EMU's holy cow is worse than the holy cows of India. La vacca sacra dell'UEM è peggio delle vacche sacre indiane.
Specify cow category: dairy and/or beef. Precisare le categorie di mucche: da latte e/o da carne.
Thousands of dairy cow breeders disappeared. Migliaia di allevatori di mucche da latte svanirono.
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