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British English: /smɑːt/
American English: /smɑrt/

Translation of smart in Italian:


  • 2 [informal]
    (intelligent) (child)
    (decision) (shrewd)
    (politician, journalist)
    to be smart at doing it was definitely the smart choice he's a smart kid [informal]
    è un ragazzino sveglio
    would he be smart enough to spot the error?
    sarebbe così bravo da trovare l'errore?
    if you're smart you'll book in advance
    se sei furbo, prenoti in anticipo
    are you trying to be smart?
    stai cercando di fare il furbo?
    you think it's smart to smoke
    credi che fumare sia furbo o intelligente?
    he thinks he's so smart


  • (pain)
    dolore (masculine) acuto, bruciore (masculine)

intransitive verb

  • 1
    (graze, cut, cheeks)
    his eyes were smarting from the smoke
    gli bruciavano gli occhi per il fumo
    her cheek smarted from the slap
    la guancia le bruciava per lo schiaffo

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