piangere translation | Italian-English dictionary

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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
E cominciai a piangere al telefono. And I started to cry on the telephone.
Non puoi piangere al tuo matrimonio. You can't cry at your own wedding.
Mamma, se cominci a piangere riattacco. Mom, if you start crying, I'm going to put down the receiver.
Esattamente quando quelle statue hanno iniziato a piangere. That's the same time those statues started crying.
Hai fatto piangere delle brave persone. You had the nice folks in tears.
Bitia farebbe piangere anche un coccodrillo. Bithiah can charm tears from a crocodile.
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