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British English: /hɔːs/
American English: /hɔrs/

Translation of horse in Italian:


transitive verb

  • dare un cavallo a (person)
    attaccare un cavallo a (chart)

intransitive verb


I could eat a horse

ho una fame da lupi

to back the wrong horse

to eat like a horse

mangiare come un lupo o per quattro

to flog beat a dead horse

(British English) (American English) [informal]

(straight) from the horse's mouth


to get on one's high horse

darsi delle arie o alzare la cresta

hold your horses!


it's horses for courses

= persone diverse sono adatte a situazioni o compiti diversi

you can take o lead a horse to water but you can't make it drink

that's a horse of a different colour

to work like a horse

wild horses wouldn't drag it out of me

wild horses wouldn't drag me there!

non ci andrei per tutto l'oro del mondo!

Phrasal verbs

horse about

horse around

giocare in modo scatenato
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