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laurel
British English: /ˈlɒr(ə)l/
American English: /ˈlɔrəl/
, /ˈlɑrəl/

Translation of laurel in Italian:

noun

  • 2 (honours)
    also: laurels
    allori (masculine plural)
    to crown somebody with laurel(s)
    incoronare qualcuno di alloro

transitive verb

  • coronare di alloro

Idioms

to look to one's laurels

tenere d'occhio la concorrenza

to rest on one's laurels

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