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Pronunciation: /ˈbotte/

Translation of botte in English:

nome femminile

  • 2 [figurative] (persona molto grassa)essere una botte
    to be tubby


essere grasso come una botte

to be tubby

essere pieno come una botte

to be drunk as a lord (British English)
o as a skunk (American English)

dare un colpo al cerchio e uno alla botte

to run with the hare and hunt with the hounds

essere in una botte di ferro

to be sitting pretty, to be as safe as houses

non si può avere la botte piena e la moglie ubriaca

nelle -i piccole sta il vino buono

= good things come in small sizes

la botte dà il vino che ha

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