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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  
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"piangere": examples and translations in context
Hai ragione, fa bene piangere. You're right, it's good to cry.
Di questi tempi sembro piangere parecchio. I seem to cry a great deal these days.
Non posso piangere in mezzo all'ospedale. I can't be crying in the middle of the hospital.
Peter, vedo delle persone piangere. Peter, I can see some people crying.
Lavorare a stretto contatto con Max farebbe piangere chiunque. I mean, working that close with Max would bring anybody to tears.
Vederlo all'obitorio ti ha fatto piangere. Seeing it at the morgue brought you to tears.
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