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milk
British English: /mɪlk/
American English: /mɪlk/

Translation of milk in Italian:

noun

transitive verb

  • 1 (Agriculture, Veterinary science)
  • 2 [figurative] (exploit) (for money)
    sfruttare, spremere (company, state) (for per)
    to milk somebody dry
    spremere qualcuno come un limone
    he milked the audience for applause
    strappò l'applauso al pubblico

intransitive verb

  • (cow, goat etc.)
    produrre latte, dare latte
    (dairyman, farmer)
    fare la mungitura
    this cow milks well
    questa mucca produce molto latte

Idioms

to come home with the milk

tornare a casa nelle prime ore del mattino

it's no good crying over spilt milk

to be full of the milk of human kindness

essere impastato d'umanità

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