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nuotare
Pronunciation: /nwoˈtare/

Translation of nuotare in English:

verbo transitivo

verbo intransitivo aus. avere

  • 2 [figurative]nuotare nell'abbondanza
    to be o live (like a pig) in clover
    i pomodori nuotano nell'olio
    the tomatoes are swimming in oil

Idioms

nuotare come un pesce

to swim like a fish

nuotare nell'oro

to wallow in luxury, to be rolling in it

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