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Pronunciation: / kanˈdela /

Translation of candela in English:

nome femminile

  • 2 (Sport)fare la candela
    to do a shoulder stand
    fare un tiro a candela


tenere la candela (a qualcuno)

to be a o play gooseberry
(British English)

il gioco non vale la candela

avere la candela al naso

to have a runny nose


candela romana

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