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lion
British English: /ˈlʌɪən/
American English: /ˈlaɪən/

Translation of lion in Italian:

noun

  • 2 (Astrology)the Lion
    il Leone

Idioms

the lion lies down with the lamb

= ci sarà pace e felicità

to put one's head in the lion's jaws o mouth

= finire in gravi pericoli

to take the lion's share

prendersi la fetta più grossa o fare la parte del leone

the lion's share of the funding has gone to the opera

l'opera ha ottenuto la fetta più grossa delle sovvenzioni

to beard a lion in his den

= andare ad affrontare una persona importante o influente

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