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  
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"piangere": examples and translations in context
Mi alzai perché stavo per piangere. I stood up because I was gonna cry.
Adesso dovrò risentirla piangere tutta la notte. Now I have to listen to her cry all night again.
Ho visto genitori piangere sui loro poveri piccoli. I look at the parents crying over their poor, little lambs.
Non dovrei piangere addosso ai clienti. Shouldn't go crying all over the customers.
Morte, più abbondante di quante lacrime abbia il paradiso da piangere. Death... more plenteous than all heaven has tears to mourn it.
Ero sorpreso di vedere il personaggio piangere. I was surprised to see that the character cries.
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