piangere translation | Italian-English dictionary



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
Per esempio, qualcosa può farmi piangere. Yes. For instance, something can make me cry.
Non puoi piangere al tuo matrimonio. You can't cry at your own wedding.
Sentivo il bambino piangere in sottofondo. I could hear the kid crying in the background.
Ho visto genitori piangere sui loro poveri piccoli. I look at the parents crying over their poor, little lambs.
E tuttavia lasciatemi piangere tale perdita. Yet let me weep for such a feeling loss.
Cose che avrebbero fatto piangere una donna più debole. Things that would have made a lesser woman weep.
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