needling

Italian translation: aveva un nodo allo stomaco che non riusciva a mandar via.

01:18 Dec 9, 2003
English to Italian translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: needling
contesto letterario
martacari
Italian translation:aveva un nodo allo stomaco che non riusciva a mandar via.
Explanation:
con il contesto fornito sembra adatto
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Adriana Togliani
Italy
Local time: 19:44
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5 +2aveva un nodo allo stomaco che non riusciva a mandar via.
Adriana Togliani
5era come se avesse un ago piantato nello stomaco
giogi
4una fitta
swisstell


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46 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
una fitta


Explanation:
ciao

swisstell
Italy
Local time: 19:44
Native speaker of: German
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59 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +2
aveva un nodo allo stomaco che non riusciva a mandar via.


Explanation:
con il contesto fornito sembra adatto

Adriana Togliani
Italy
Local time: 19:44
Native speaker of: Italian
PRO pts in pair: 54

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agree  Antonella Montironi
8 hrs

agree  gmel117608
1 day 14 hrs
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1 day 12 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
era come se avesse un ago piantato nello stomaco


Explanation:
I think that you can keep the metaphor...why not?

giogi
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