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sveglio

, glia, gli, glie      agg  
  (gen)   
awake     (fig)     (attento, pronto)    quick-witted, alert,   (furbo)    smart
sei sveglio?      are you awake?  
ero sveglio quando ha telefonato      I was awake when he phoned  
un ragazzo sveglio      a bright boy  
non è molto sveglio      he's not very bright  
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"sveglio": examples and translations in context
Per tenersi sveglio parlava al telefono. To keep himself awake, he talked into the phone.
Infatti sono stato sveglio per giorni. In fact, I was awake for days.
- Stai diventando un tipo sveglio. (Albert) You're getting very smart.
- non abbastanza sveglio per quelli là. - not smart enough for them out there.
Sei un tipo parecchio sveglio, Chuck. You're a fairly bright guy, Chuck.
Sei sveglio e arguto, Galen. You are bright and amusing, Galen.
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