volpone translation | Italian-English dictionary



, a      sm/f     (fig)  
un vecchio volpone      a crafty old fox  
Translation Italian - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

volpe, volpino, volo, volpoca

"volpone": examples and translations in context
Non dimenticare che hai di fronte un gran volpone. Never forget, you are in there with a major operator.
Il Coxone è un bel volpone. This is why I hate cancer.
Mi sa che il vecchio volpone se l'è spassata stanotte. I'm thinking that old dog got some last night.
O quel vecchio volpone non è furbo come pensiamo, Either that wily old man is not as clever as we thought
Prova ulteriore del fatto che Lisa la capisce meglio di Jeff, perché tiene a bada un volpone. And this is further evidence that Lisa reads Miss Torso better than Jeff, because she's keeping that wolf at bay.
Voglio dire che quell'antipatico del Signor Hearst soffre di mal di schiena, sofferenza che un astuto volpone come te potrebbe usare per tenerlo occupato. I mean the inimical Mr. Hearst suffering with discomfort at his back, the wiles of a bullshitter such as oneself may have use as a feint to occupy him.
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