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sleeper
British English: /ˈsliːpə/
American English: /ˈslipər/

Translation of sleeper in Italian:

noun

  • 1
    chi dorme, dormiente (masculine or feminine)
    to be a sound sleeper the baby is not a good sleeper
    il bambino non dorme bene
  • 4 (British English) (earring)
    = orecchino portato per non fare chiudere il buco nel lobo dell'orecchio
  • 5 (American English) [informal] (successful book, film etc.)
    successo (masculine) inaspettato

also: sleepers plural noun

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