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British English: /ˈniːd(ə)l/
American English: /ˈnidl/

Translation of needle in Italian:


transitive verb

  • 2 (American English) [informal] (increase alcoholic strength of)
    aumentare la gradazione alcolica di (drink)


as sharp as a needle

= acuto

to have pins and needles

to get the needle

(British English) [informal]

to give somebody the needle

punzecchiare qualcuno

to be on the needle

(American English) [informal] (drug addict)

it is, was like looking for a needle in a haystack

è, era come cercare un ago in un pagliaio

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