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British English: /drɛɡz/
American English: /drɛɡz/

Translation of dregs in Italian:

plural noun

  • 1
    (of coffee) fondi (masculine)
    (last drops)she threw away the dregs of the tea
    ha buttato via il tè avanzato nella tazza
    to drink something (down) to the dregs
    bere qualcosa fino all'ultima goccia
  • 2 [figurative]the dregs of society, humanity [pejorative]
    la feccia della società, dell'umanità

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