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hit the switch

Italian translation: colpire nel segno

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English term or phrase:hit the switch
Italian translation:colpire nel segno
Entered by: Micaela Genchi
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19:07 Oct 28, 2007
English to Italian translations [PRO]
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English term or phrase: hit the switch
Purtroppo mi manca il contesto, il testo parla di una linea di abbigliamento sportivo (da qui l'espressione idiomatica in ambito sportivo).

Deriva sicuramente da "Switch-hit", ma di sport me ne intendo davvero poco.
Micaela Genchi
Italy
Local time: 12:07
colpisci il pulsante, colpire nel segno
Explanation:
letteralmente. Secondo me significa che in senso figurato colpisci l'interruttore che fa notare qualcosa a qualcuno.
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Vittorio Preite
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:07
Grading comment
Grazie mille!!!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +1colpisci il pulsante, colpire nel segno
Vittorio Preite


  

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colpisci il pulsante, colpire nel segno


Explanation:
letteralmente. Secondo me significa che in senso figurato colpisci l'interruttore che fa notare qualcosa a qualcuno.

Vittorio Preite
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:07
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Grazie mille!!!

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Oct 28, 2007 - Changes made by Emanuela Galdelli:
Term askedHIT THE SWITCH » hit the switch


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