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drown
British English: /draʊn/
American English: /draʊn/

Translation of drown in Italian:

transitive verb

  • 1 (kill by immersion)
    affogare, annegare (person, animal)
    20 people were drowned in the accident
    20 persone morirono affogate nell'incidente
    the entire crew was drowned
    l'intero equipaggio morì annegato

intransitive verb

reflexive verb

  • to drown oneself
    affogarsi, annegarsi

Idioms

to drown one's sorrows

annegare i propri dispiaceri (nell'alcol)

Phrasal verbs

drown out:

1 drown [something] out, drown out [something]
coprire, smorzare (noise, sound, music)
2 drown [somebody] out
coprire la voce di (person)

Definition of drown in:

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