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cotton
British English: /ˈkɒt(ə)n/
American English: /ˈkɑtn/

Translation of cotton in Italian:

noun

intransitive verb

  • andare d'accordo, vivere in armonia

Phrasal verbs

cotton on

[informal]
capire
to cotton on to something
capire qualcosa

cotton to

(American English) [informal] 1 (take a liking to)
affezionarsi a
2 (approve)

cotton up

(American English) [informal]
cercare di fare amicizia (to con)

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