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thin
British English: /θɪn/
American English: /θɪn/

Translation of thin in Italian:

adjective

  • 1 (in width)
    (nose, lips, stick, wall, line, stripe)
    sottile
    (string, wire)
    fine
    (strip)
    stretto
  • 2 (in depth)
    (slice, layer)
    sottile
    the ice is thin
    il ghiaccio è sottile
  • 4 (lean)
    (person, face, arm, leg)
    magro
    he looks thin and haggard
    sembra magro e smunto
    to get thin
  • 7 (Economics)thin trading
    scambi ridotti

adverb

[informal]

transitive verb forma in -ing ecc. -nn-

intransitive verb forma in -ing ecc. -nn- thin out

  • (fog, mist, hair)
    diradarsi
    (crowd)
    disperdersi

Idioms

as thin as a rake o lath

to be thin on the ground

essercene pochissimi, essere più unico che raro

to get thin on top

to have a thin time of it

Phrasal verbs

thin down

(American English)

thin out:

thin [something] out, thin out [something]
sfoltire (seedlings, hedge)
ridurre (population)

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