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sporco
also: pl. -chi -che
Pronunciation: / ˈspɔrko /, / ki /, / ke /

Translation of sporco in English:

aggettivo

  • 5 (di colore non puro) See examples:verde, bianco sporco
    dirty green, white
  • 6 [figurato] [spregiativo]sporco bugiardo!
    dirty o cheap liar!

nome maschile

Idioms

avere la coscienza -a

to have a guilty o bad conscience

i panni -chi vanno lavati in famiglia

dirty laundry should not be hung out in public

farla -a a qualcuno

to do the dirty on somebody

giocare sporco

to play dirty

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