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British English: /lɪp/
American English: /lɪp/

Translation of lip in Italian:


  • 1 (of person, of dog, ape) to kiss somebody on the lips
    baciare qualcuno sulle labbra o sulla bocca
    to lick one's lips
    (to wet them)
    inumidirisi le labbra
    (in anticipation)
    to bite one's lip
    mordersi le labbra
    to read somebody's lips
    leggere le labbra di qualcuno
    read my lips! [informal]
    ascoltatemi bene!
    the name on everyone's lips
    il nome sulla bocca di tutti
    my lips are sealed!
    before n (brush, pencil)
    per labbra
    delle labbra

also: -lipped adjective in composti

  • thin-, thick-lipped
    dalle labbra sottili, carnose

transitive verb forma in -ing ecc. -pp-

  • 1 (touch with lips)
    toccare con le labbra
    [literary] (kiss)
  • 4 (Sport) (in golf)
    spingere la palla fino all'orlo di
    raggiungere l'orlo di


to keep a stiff upper lip

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