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biscuit
British English: /ˈbɪskɪt/
American English: /ˈbɪskɪt/

Translation of biscuit in Italian:

noun

  • 1 (British English) (thin cake) sweet biscuits
    biscotti dolci
    plain biscuits
    biscotti semplici o non elaborati
  • 2 (American English) (soft bread)
    focaccina (feminine) (dolce)

adjective biscuit-coloured

Idioms

that takes the biscuit

è il colmo

he really takes the biscuit

ha davvero raggiunto il colmo

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