to put the door in

Italian translation: sfondare la porta

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English term or phrase:to put the door in
Italian translation:sfondare la porta
Entered by: nronzini (X)

04:36 Feb 12, 2001
English to Italian translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: to put the door in
Eventually I made my mind up after he tried to put the door in. That was the last straw. He was breaking into my privacy.


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scassare, sfondare la porta...
Explanation:
Ce n'è di gente raffinata in giro!
E' un modo di dire che ha preso a pugni e calci la porta della sua signora moglie.
Si dice una cosa analoga "I'll put your eyes out" - "ti cavo gli occhi".

Ref. come già sai - 28 anni vissuti nel nord dell'UK...
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Angela Arnone
Local time: 15:47
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Grazie , Angie
non sapevo della tua permanenza in Inghilterra ... mi devi raccontare!
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nascassare, sfondare la porta...
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scassare, sfondare la porta...


Explanation:
Ce n'è di gente raffinata in giro!
E' un modo di dire che ha preso a pugni e calci la porta della sua signora moglie.
Si dice una cosa analoga "I'll put your eyes out" - "ti cavo gli occhi".

Ref. come già sai - 28 anni vissuti nel nord dell'UK...

Angela Arnone
Local time: 15:47
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2638
Grading comment
Grazie , Angie
non sapevo della tua permanenza in Inghilterra ... mi devi raccontare!
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