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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
Se vuoi farmi piangere, missione compiuta. If you're trying to make me cry, mission accomplished.
Sono così felice che potrei piangere. It makes me so happy that I could cry.
Non posso piangere in mezzo all'ospedale. I can't be crying in the middle of the hospital.
Non dovrei piangere addosso ai clienti. Shouldn't go crying all over the customers.
Lavorare a stretto contatto con Max farebbe piangere chiunque. I mean, working that close with Max would bring anybody to tears.
Tutte le notti mi sveglio sentendo piangere, e non si tratta del bambino. I wake up to tears every night, and they're not coming from the baby.
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