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Pronunciation: /lanˈtʃare/

Translation of lanciare in English:

verbo transitivo

  • 7 (fare accelerare)
    to take [something] to full speed
    lanciare una macchina a 150 km/ h
    to take a car up to 150 kph
    lanciare un cavallo
    to give a horse its head
    lanciare un cavallo al galoppo
    to spur one's mount into a gallop

also: lanciarsi verbo pronominale

  • 4 (impegnarsi)-rsi in
    to launch into, to go into (spiegazioni)
    to embark on (operazione, programma, spese)
    -rsi negli affari
    to go into business
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