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flap
British English: /flap/
American English: /flæp/

Translation of flap in Italian:

noun

  • 4 (Aviation)
    flap (masculine) , ipersostentatore (masculine)
  • 5 [informal] (panic)to be in a flap
    essere agitato o eccitato
    to get into a flap
    agitarsi o eccitarsi
  • 6 (Linguistics)
    monovibrante (feminine)

transitive verb forma in -ing ecc. -pp-

  • (wind)
    fare sbattere, agitare (sail, cloth)
    fare sbattere (paper, clothes)
    (person)
    scuotere (sheet, cloth etc.)
    sventolare, agitare (paper, letter)
    to flap something at somebody, something
    agitare qualcosa verso qualcuno, qualcosa
    the bird was flapping its wings he flapped his arms around
    agitava le braccia

intransitive verb forma in -ing ecc. -pp-

  • 1 (move)
    (wing)
    battere
    (sail, flag, material, door)
    sbattere
    (paper, clothes)
    sventolare
    the birds flapped away
    gli uccelli si allontanarono battendo le ali
  • 2 [informal] (panic)
    agitarsi
    stop flapping!

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