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British English: /bʌn/
American English: /bən/

Translation of bun in Italian:


  • 1 (Cookery)
    (bread roll) panino (masculine) dolce
    (cake) focaccina (feminine)
    ciambella (feminine)
    currant bun
    panino dolce all'uvetta

also: buns plural noun

  • (American English) [informal]
    chiappe (feminine)


to have a bun in the oven

[informal] [humorous]
= essere incinta
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