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Pronunciation: /ˈfame/

Translation of fame in English:

nome femminile

  • 3 [figurative] (grande desiderio)fame di giustizia, libertà
    hunger for justice, freedom


la fame caccia il lupo dal bosco o dalla tana

essere brutto come la fame

to be as ugly as sin

lungo come la fame

= lanky
= never-ending

fare la fame

to be in dire (financial) straits
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