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caro

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1       agg  
a      (amato)    caro (a)      dear (to),   (ricordo)    fond  
mi è tanto caro      it (o he) is very dear to me  
Caro Paolo        (nelle lettere)    Dear Paul  
tanti cari saluti      best wishes  
cara signora!      my dear lady!  
se ti è cara la vita      if you value your life  
tener caro il ricordo di qn/qc      to cherish the memory of sb/sth  
b      (costoso)    dear, expensive  
a caro prezzo      at a high price  
vendere cara la pelle      to sell one's life dear  
2       sm/f  
mio caro, mia cara      my dear  
i miei cari      my dear ones  
3       avv     (costare, pagare)    a lot, a great deal  
questo insulto ti costerà caro      you'll pay dearly for that insult  
lo pagherai caro      you'll pay a lot for it  


caro-affitto      sm   rent increases    pl     
caro-benzina      sm   increases    pl   in the price of petrol
Translation Italian - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

cardo, cargo, carpo, carro

"caro": examples and translations in context
Abbiamo qualcosa in comune dopotutto... mio caro Krusciov. We have something in common after all... my dear Khrushchev.
Avete fatto davvero scalpore, caro ragazzo. You have caused quite a sensation, dear boy.
Su caro è ora di sorridere. Come on, darling, time to put the happy face on.
Okay, caro, basta lamentarsi. Okay, darling, enough with the complaining.
Sempre caro mi fu quest'ermo colle... It was always dear to me this beautiful hill...
Stasera ti ucciderò, caro Tom. I'm going to kill you tonight, dear Tom.
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