There are 2 entries that translate rod into Italian:

Share this entry

rod

British English: /rɒd/
American English: /rɑd/

noun

  • 4 (staff of office)
    bastone (masculine) di comando, bacchetta (feminine)
  • 7 (American English) [informal] (pistol) to pack a rod [informal]
    portare una pistola

Idioms

to make a rod for one's own back

scavarsi la fossa

to rule with a rod of iron

spare the rod and spoil the child

[proverb]
il medico pietoso fa la piaga verminosa

Definition of rod in:

Share this entry

 

There are 2 entries that translate rod into Italian:

Share this entry

Rod
British English: /rɒd/
American English: /rɑd/

proper noun

  • Rod (nome di uomo)

Definition of rod in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: