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crollare
Pronunciation: / krolˈlare /

Translation of crollare in English:

verbo intransitivo (aus. essere)

  • 3 (lasciarsi cadere) See examples:crollare sul letto
    (persona)
    to fall o flop down on the bed
    crollare su una poltrona
    to collapse into an armchair
  • 5 (cedere) (persona)
    to break (down), to crack, to fall apart
    essere sul punto di crollare
    to be close to breaking point
    crollare sotto interrogatorio, tortura
    to break (down), crack under interrogation, torture
    è crollato per lo sforzo

Idioms

crollare dal sonno

to be dead, asleep on one's feet

verrei anche se crollasse il mondo

I'll come, no matter what happens

gli crollò il mondo addosso

the world fell apart around him

non crolla certo il mondo per questo

it's not the end of the world

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