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duck 1

British English: /dʌk/
American English: /dək/

noun pl. ducks duck

Idioms

he took to it like a duck to water

lo fece con estrema naturalezza

(there's no point in telling him off) it's like water off a duck's back

(rimproverarlo non serve a nulla) è solo fiato sprecato
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duck 2

British English: /dʌk/
American English: /dək/

transitive verb

  • 3 [figurative] (avoid)
    evitare (issue, question)
    sottrarsi a, evitare (responsibility)
  • 4 (push under water)
    immergere nell'acqua, cacciare sott'acqua (person)

intransitive verb

  • (person) I ducked into a side street to avoid meeting her
    mi infilai in una strada laterale per evitare di incontrarla
    to duck behind something
    nascondersi, cacciarsi dietro qualcosa

Phrasal verbs

duck out

1 [informal] duck out of [something] 2 duck out of doing
evitare di fare
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duck 3

British English: /dʌk/
American English: /dək/

noun

  • (British English) [informal]
    also: ducks
    (form of address)
    (to child) cocco (masculine) (-a), amore (masculine)
    (to woman) tesoro (masculine)
    cara (feminine)
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duck 4

British English: /dʌk/
American English: /dək/

also: ducks plural noun

  • (Clothing)
    pantaloni (masculine) in tela olona
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duck 5

British English: /dʌk/
American English: /dək/

noun

  • (in cricket)to be out for o to make a duck
    non segnare un punto
    to break one's duck
    segnare il primo punto
    [figurative]
    riportare la prima vittoria
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