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wild
British English: /wʌɪld/
American English: /waɪld/

Translation of wild in Italian:

adjective

  • 1 (in natural state)
    (person)
    (plant, animal, bird)
    the pony is still quite wild
    il pony è ancora un po' selvaggio
  • 4 (unrestrained)
    (laughter)
    (imagination)
    to go wild
    (fans, audience)
    impazzire o andare in delirio
    she led a wild life in her youth
    quando era giovane faceva una vita sregolata
    we had some wild times together
    ne abbiamo combinate delle belle insieme
    his hair was wild and unkempt
    i sui capelli erano arruffati e incolti
    there was a wild look in her eyes
    aveva due occhi spiritati
    wild mood swings
    bruschi cambiamenti d'umore
  • 5 [informal] (furious)
    fuori di sé, furioso
    he'll go o be wild!
    andrà su tutte le furie!
  • 6 [informal] (enthusiastic) See examples:to be wild about
    andare matto per o impazzire per
    (computers, films)
    I'm not wild about him
    non mi fa impazzire
  • 8 [informal] (very good) See examples:the concert was really wild! [informal]
    il concerto è stato strepitoso!

noun

also: wilds plural noun

  • to live in the wilds of Arizona
    vivere nelle zone selvagge dell'Arizona
    they live out in the wilds
    vivono in capo al mondo

adverb

  • (grow)
    allo stato selvatico
    the garden had run wild those children are allowed to run wild!
    si permette a quei bambini di comportarsi come dei selvaggi!
    to let one's imagination run wild
    galoppare con la fantasia

Idioms

to walk on the wild side

fare una vita scapestrata

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