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snatch
British English: /snatʃ/
American English: /snætʃ/

Translation of snatch in Italian:

noun

  • 1 (fragment)
    (of poem, poet) alcuni versi (masculine plural)
    (of concerto, composer) brano (masculine)
    (of tune) pezzetto (masculine) , pezzo (masculine)
    I only caught a snatch of the conversation
    sono riuscito a sentire solo parte della conversazione
    he remembers odd snatches of the song
    ricorda solo alcuni pezzi della canzone
  • 2 (grab)to make a snatch at something
    cercare di afferrare qualcosa
  • 3 (theft) bag snatch £100,000 was stolen in a wages snatch
    a seguito di una rapina sono stati rubati stipendi per un valore di 100.000 sterline

transitive verb

  • 3 (take hurriedly)try to snatch a few hours' sleep
    cerca di dormire qualche ora
    have we got time to snatch a meal?
    possiamo mangiare qualcosa al volo?
    we managed to snatch a week's holiday
    siamo riusciti a prenderci una settimana di vacanza

intransitive verb

Phrasal verbs

snatch away:

snatch [something] away
portare via, strappare (from somebody a qualcuno)

snatch up:

snatch up [something]
raccogliere velocemente (clothes, papers)
afferrare (child)
to snatch up a bargain

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