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Pronunciation: / ˈtʃinkwe /

Translation of cinque in English:

aggettivo invariabile

nome femminile plurale

  • (ore) (del mattino)
    five am
    (del pomeriggio)
    five pm
    sono le cinque
    it's five o'clock
    alle cinque
    at five o'clock


cinque per mille

(an arrangement by which you can allocate five thousandths of your income tax payment to support voluntary organizations, or medical or scientific research)

dammi o batti il cinque

[informale] (American English)

dare il cinque

to high-five

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