There are 3 main translations of cockle in Italian:

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cockle 1

British English: /ˈkɒk(ə)l/
American English: /ˈkɑk(ə)l/

noun

  • (mollusc)
    cardio (masculine)

Idioms

it warmed the cockles of my heart to hear it

mi ha dato gioia o mi ha rincuorato saperlo

this brandy will warm the cockles of your heart!

questo brandy ti scalderà il cuore!

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cockle 2
British English: /ˈkɒk(ə)l/
American English: /ˈkɑk(ə)l/

transitive verb

intransitive verb

  • (paper, cloth)
    incresparsi, raggrinzarsi

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cockle 3
British English: /ˈkɒk(ə)l/
American English: /ˈkɑk(ə)l/

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    Pronunciation: ɪˈnɒkjʊəs
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