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piangere

  
vb irreg  
1       vi, (aus avere)     (gen)    to cry, weep  ,   (occhi)    to water
piangere di gioia      to weep for joy  
piangere a calde lacrime      to cry one's heart out  
mi piange il cuore      iro   my heart bleeds  
mi piange il cuore a buttare via tanta roba      I hate having to throw away so much stuff  
è inutile piangere sul latte versato      it's no use crying over spilt milk  
2       vt  
a    to cry, weep
b      (lamentare)    to bewail, lament  
piangere la morte di qn      to mourn sb's death  
sta sempre piangendo miseria      he's always claiming he has no money  
Translation Italian - English Collins Dictionary  
"piangere": examples and translations in context
Potremmo ancora ridere e piangere insieme. We could laugh and cry together.
Riusciresti a far piangere Babbo Natale. You could make Santa Claus cry.
Mi metterei a piangere dalla rabbia. I could start crying for anger.
Ti ha vista piangere in bagno. Saw you crying in the bathroom.
Hai fatto piangere delle brave persone. You had the nice folks in tears.
Tom era sul punto di piangere. Tom was on the verge of tears.
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