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nine
British English: /nʌɪn/
American English: /naɪn/

Translation of nine in Italian:

determiner

  • nine people, pages
    nove persone, pagine
    nine times out of ten
    nove volte su dieci
    nine-hole golf course
    percorso a nove buche

pronoun

  • there are nine of them
    ce ne sono nove

noun

Idioms

a nine day(s') wonder

un fuoco di paglia

to have nine lives

avere sette vite

to be dressed up to the nines

[informal]
essere in ghingheri o in tiro

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