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Pronunciation: / ˈsonno /

Translation of sonno in English:

nome maschile

  • 2 (senzazione di torpore) See examples:avere sonno
    to feel o be sleepy
    fare venire sonno a qualcuno
    to make somebody sleepy
    sto morendo dal o di sonno
    I'm dropping with tiredness, I'm asleep on my feet
    morto di sonno [informale]


dormire il sonno del giusto

to sleep the sleep of the just

dormire il sonno dei giusti

to sleep one's last o final sleep

dormire -i tranquilli

to rest easy, to sleep peacefully

possiamo dormire -i tranquilli ora che…

we can sleep soundly in our beds, now that…


sonno crepuscolare

sonno eterno

  • [eufemistico]
    big sleep

sonno invernale

sonno REM

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