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fiddle

  
1       n  
a      (violin)    violino  
to play second fiddle to sb        (fig)   avere un ruolo di secondo piano rispetto a qn  
b    fam, cheating   imbroglio, truffa  
it's a fiddle      è un imbroglio  
tax fiddle      frode    f   fiscale  
an insurance fiddle      una truffa assicurativa  
to work a fiddle      fare un imbroglio  
to be on the fiddle      imbrogliare  
2       vi     (fidget)    giocherellare, gingillarsi  
do stop fiddling!      stai fermo!  
to fiddle (about) with sth      giocherellare/gingillarsi con qc  
3       vt     (Brit)  
fam, accounts, results etc   falsificare, alterare  


fiddle about   , fiddle around      vt + adv   gingillarsi, giocherellare
Translation English - Italian Collins Dictionary  
play second fiddle v.
svolgere un ruolo secondario ;
(be considered less important)

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"fiddle": examples and translations in context
There's even music, a fiddle, an accordion... C'è anche la musica, un violino, una fisarmonica...
The man was fit as a fiddle. L'uomo era in forma come un violino.
Besides my OCD, I'm fit as a fiddle. A parte il mio disordine ossessivo compulsivo, sono sana come un pesce.
Look at you, fit as a fiddle. Guardati, sano come un pesce.
He came there and he started to fiddle around with the touchpad. Arrivò e iniziò a giocherellare con il touchpad.
He sure can play the fiddle. Lui sì che sa suonare il violino.
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