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British English: /ˈɛlbəʊ/
American English: /ˈɛlˌboʊ/

Translation of elbow in Italian:


transitive verb

  • to elbow somebody in the stomach
    tirare una gomitata nello stomaco a qualcuno
    to elbow somebody aside o out of the way
    allontanare qualcuno a gomitate

intransitive verb

  • to elbow through something
    farsi largo tra qualcosa a gomitate
    to elbow (one's way) forward
    avanzare a gomitate


more power to your, his etc. elbow

(British English)

to be out at (the) elbow(s)

essere malmesso
essere consunto, logoro ai gomiti

to be up to the elbows in something

essere immerso fino al collo in qualcosa

to bend the o an elbow


to give somebody the elbow

sbarazzarsi di qualcuno

to rub elbows with somebody

(American English) [informal]
essere in confidenza con qualcuno
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