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lupo

  
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
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break a leg
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"lupo": examples and translations in context
Sta solo aspettando il grosso lupo cattivo. She is just waiting for that big bad wolf.
Speriamo lo sia per il lupo. Well, let's hope it's big enough for the wolf.
Posso catturare un lupo a mani nude. I can catch wolves with my bare hands.
Abbiamo trovato sangue di lupo nei boschi poche ore fa. We found some wolves' blood in the woods earlier.
Che il vostro osannato lupo di mare... era una lupa. That your celebrated sea dog was a she-dog.
I porcellini hanno paura del lupo cattivo. The piglets are scared of the big bad wolf.
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