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flutter
British English: /ˈflʌtə/
American English: /ˈflədər/

Translation of flutter in Italian:

noun

  • 2 (stir)a flutter of excitement, panic
    un'ondata di eccitazione, panico
    to be all in o of a flutter (British English)
    essere tutto agitato
    to cause a flutter
    fare colpo
  • 3 (British English) [informal] (bet)to have a flutter on the horses
    fare una scommessa alle corse (dei cavalli)
    she likes the odd flutter
    di tanto in tanto le piace scommettere
    to have a flutter on the Stock Exchange
    fare delle speculazioni in borsa
  • 4 (Electronics) (in sound)
    flutter (masculine)

transitive verb

  • 1 (beat)the bird, moth fluttered its wings
    l'uccello, la falena batteva le ali
  • 2 (move)
    agitare (fan)
    sventolare (handkerchief)
    to flutter one's eyelashes (at somebody)
    fare gli occhi dolci (a qualcuno)

intransitive verb

  • 1 (beat)the bird's wings still fluttered
    le ali dell'uccello battevano ancora
  • 3 (move rapidly)
    (flag, bunting, ribbons)
    sventolare
    (clothes, curtains)
    muoversi, ondeggiare
    (hand)
    agitarsi
    (eyelids, lashes)
    sbattere
    flags fluttered in the breeze, above the streets, from the mast
    le bandiere sventolavano alla brezza, sulle strade, sull'albero maestro

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