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Pronunciation: /ˈpɛndere/

Translation of pendere in English:

verbo intransitivo forms not attested: past participle and compound tenses

  • 3 (propendere)pendere per
    to incline o tend o lean toward(s) (soluzione, decisione)


fare pendere la bilancia in favore di, contro

to tilt o tip the balance in favour of, away from

pendere dalle labbra di qualcuno

to hang on somebody's words o on somebody's every word
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