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foul
British English: /faʊl/
American English: /faʊl/

Translation of foul in Italian:

adjective

  • 2 (grim)
    (weather, day, atmosphere)
    to be in a foul humour o mood
    essere di pessimo umore o di un umore schifoso [informal]
    to have a foul temper
    avere un carattere orribile
    it's a foul job!
    è un lavoraccio!
    in fair weather or foul
    con qualsiasi tempo o con il bello o con il cattivo tempo

noun

(Sport)

adverb

transitive verb

  • 2 (become tangled)
    (weeds, nets, ropes)
    impigliarsi in
    (engine, anchor, propeller)
    the propeller was fouled by nets
    delle reti si sono impigliate nell'elica
  • 4 (Sport) (obstruct)
    commettere un fallo su
    (player)

intransitive verb

Idioms

to fall o run foul of somebody

(fall out with)
scontrarsi con qualcuno o entrare in conflitto con qualcuno

to fall foul of the law

Phrasal verbs

foul out

(in baseball)
= essere espulso per aver commesso un fallo sull'avversario

foul up:

foul up, 1.1 [informal]
fare confusione, incasinarsi
foul up [something], foul [something] up 1.2 (bungle)
(opportunity)
he always manages to foul things up
riesce sempre a rovinare tutto o a mandare tutto all'aria
1.3 (pollute)
(air, soil)

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