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briciola

  
   sf  
  (di pane)   
crumb  ,   (frammento)    scrap
non ha lasciato che le briciole        (anche)      (fig)   he only left the scraps  
ridurre in briciole        (biscotto)    to crumble up     (fig)     (persona)    to take to pieces  
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'briciola' found in translations in English-Italian dictionary
exp.
per risparmiare qualche briciola, fa spendere molto di più successivamente ; ... chi spende poco spende molto
Saving money by not buying a guidebook is penny-wise and pound-foolish: an up-to-date guidebook pays for itself. Every homeowner knows that delayed maintenance is a penny-wise, pound-foolish strategy.
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"briciola": examples and translations in context
Credevo fosse una briciola circondata da uno stuzzicadenti. I thought it was a crumb surrounded by a toothpick.
A Mosca combattiamo per una briciola di liberta. In Moscow, we have to fight for a crumb of freedom.
Androide... Voglio setacci ogni briciola di dati che puoi salvare da questa nave. Android, I want you to sift through every scrap of data you can salvage from this ship.
Eccoti la mia ultima briciola di dignità. Here's my last scrap of dignity.
Che tu ci creda o no, ho una briciola di rispetto per loro. Believe it or not, I actually have a modicum of respect for them.
Ma da qualche parte l'S.I. ha lasciato una briciola di pane. But somewhere the unsub left us a bread crumb.
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