lupo translation | Italian-English dictionary



1       sm   wolf  
cane lupo      alsatian   (Brit)   , German shepherd  
avere una fame da lupi      to be ravenous o famished  
gridare al lupo      to cry wolf  
tempo da lupi      filthy weather  
in bocca al lupo!      good luck!  
il lupo perde il pelo ma non il vizio        (Proverbio)    the leopard cannot change its spots  
  lupo mannaro     (licantropo)    werewolf
  lupo di mare     (fig)   old salt, sea dog
Translation Italian - English Collins Dictionary  
in bocca al lupo! exp.
good luck! ; fingers crossed! ; break a leg!
The typical answer to each of the English idioms is: "Thanks".

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good luck
"lupo": examples and translations in context
- Poi il lupo arriva davvero... And when the wolf finally comes...
Sono conosciuto come il lupo solitario. Yeah. I'm known as a lone wolf.
Lupin sembra un nome da lupo mannaro. Wait, Lupin sounds like a werewolf.
- Quella donna è un lupo mannaro. -Andy - That woman is a werewolf.
In bocca al lupo, Britta. Oh! Break a leg, britta.
Beh... in bocca al lupo. Oh. Well, break a leg.
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