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shower
British English: /ˈʃaʊə/
American English: /ˈʃaʊ(ə)r/

Translation of shower in Italian:

noun

  • 4 (American English) bridal, baby shower
    = festa in cui ogni invitato porta un regalo alla futura sposa, al bebè

transitive verb

  • 1 (wash)
    lavare (dog)
    fare la doccia a (child)
  • 2to shower something on o over somebody, something, to shower somebody, something with something
    (fire, explosion, volcano)
    fare piovere qualcosa su qualcuno, qualcosa
    (person)
    spruzzare qualcuno, qualcosa di qualcosa (water, champagne etc.)
    sparks showered me
    mi cadde addosso una pioggia di scintille
  • 3 [figurative]to shower somebody with [something], to shower [something] on somebody
    coprire qualcuno di (gifts, blessings, compliments)
    I was showered with praise
    mi hanno coperto di lodi

intransitive verb

  • 1
    (person)
    fare la doccia
  • 2petals, sparks showered on me
    mi cadde addosso una pioggia di petali, scintille
    ash showered down
    cadeva una pioggia di cenere

Idioms

do you think I came down in the last shower?

(Australian English) (Irish English) [informal] [humorous]
pensi che io sia nato ieri?

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