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pesante

  
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heavy  ,   (cibo)    heavy, rich,   (sonno)    heavy, deep,   (droga)    hard   (fig)     (stile)    ponderous,   (battuta)    crass,   (noioso, conferenza)    dull, boring,   (persona)    tedious, boring
quella valigia è troppo pesante      that suitcase is too heavy  
questo libro è pesante        (fig)   this book is heavy going  
il film era un po' pesante      I found the film rather heavy going  
ho gli occhi pesanti      I can't keep my eyes open  
è andata giù pesante        (ha esagerato)    she was rather heavy-handed  
avere l'alito pesante      to have bad breath  
atletica pesante      weightlifting and wrestling  
droghe pesanti      hard drugs  
gioco pesante        (Sport)   physical game  
terreno pesante        (Sport, per pioggia)   waterlogged pitch  
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'pesante' found in translations in English-Italian dictionary
n.
carta pesante per sacchi
adj.
1. ingombrante ; pesante ; massiccio ; goffo 2. arzigogolato ; inefficiente
[Inf] Def.: 1. large and awkward in form or appearance 2. badly or awkwardly made or done. Ex.: 1. Clunky boots=scarponi pesanti. A clunky car=una macchina ingombrante 2. A clunky plan=un piano arzigogolato
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"pesante": examples and translations in context
C'era un silenzio pesante in camerino... There was a heavy silence in the dressing room.
Che quest'uomo era assai pesante. Well, that the man was very heavy.
Nei primi mesi di spiegamento... ci attaccarono pesante. For the first few months of the deployment... we'd get rocked hard.
Qualcun altro starà facendo il lavoro pesante. Somebody else'll be doing all the hard work.
In Giappone giocheranno pesante in apertura. We expect heavy Japanese buying on the opening.
Secondo me l'agnello era un po' pesante. (Opens drawer) You know, I thought that was lamb a little heavy.
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