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pugno
Pronunciation: /ˈpuɲɲo/

Translation of pugno in English:

nome maschile

Idioms

un pugno di ferro in un guanto di velluto

avere in pugno qualcuno

to have somebody in one's power, to hold somebody in one's grasp o in the palm of one's hand

avere la situazione in pugno

to be on top of a situation

avere la vittoria in pugno

to have victory within one's grasp

rimanere con un pugno di mosche

to have nothing to show for something

essere un pugno nell'occhio

to be an eyesore, to be a blot on the landscape, to stick out like a sore thumb

prendere a -i qualcuno

to punch somebody

di proprio pugno

(scrivere, firmare)
in one's own hand o writing

Compounds

pugno di ferro

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