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balzo 1

Pronunciation: /ˈbaltso/

nome maschile

  • 2 [figurative] (salto)un grande balzo in avanti in qualcosa
    a great leap forward in something
    ha fatto un balzo nella carriera passando da sostituta a direttrice i prezzi fanno un considerevole balzo in avanti da 50 a 200 sterline
    prices start at 50 then there's a big jump to 200
    l'azione ha fatto un balzo del 50%
    the share has leaped by 50%
  • 3 (sobbalzo)ebbe un balzo al cuore
    her heart leapt

Idioms

prendere o cogliere la palla al balzo

= to seize the opportunity

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balzo 2
Pronunciation: /ˈbaltso/

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