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British English: /brɑːs/
American English: /bræs/

Translation of brass in Italian:


  • 2+ verbo sing. (fittings, objects)
    ottoni (masculine plural)
  • 3+ verbo sing. o pl. (Music)
    brass section
    ottoni (masculine plural)
  • 4 (in church)
    targa (feminine) commemorativa
  • 6 (British English) [informal] (money)
    quattrini (masculine plural) , grana (feminine)
  • 7+ verbo pl. (Military) [informal]the top brass
    gli alti ufficiali
    i pezzi grossi

transitive verb


to get down to brass tacks

venire al sodo

it's not worth a brass farthing

non vale un soldo (bucato)

to be as bold as brass

avere la faccia tosta o di bronzo

Phrasal verbs

brass off

(British English) [informal]to brass somebody off
rompere le scatole a qualcuno

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