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to batten down extreme emotions

Italian translation: controllare (sopprimere) stati emotivi estremi

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11:17 Jan 5, 2001
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Medical
English term or phrase: to batten down extreme emotions
Benzodiazepines, minor tranquillizers, can batten down extreme emotions.


Contesto: assunzione di farmaci per curare stati di collera

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xxxnronzini
Local time: 19:07
Italian translation:controllare (sopprimere) stati emotivi estremi
Explanation:
I believe this is the sense in English; Ciao PC
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Pasquale Capo
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Local time: 14:07
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'sopprimere' mi dà qualche idea... provo a pensarci

grazie
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Summary of answers provided
nacontrollare (sopprimere) stati emotivi estremi
Pasquale Capo
napossono schiacciare le emozioni estreme
Angela Arnone


  

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possono schiacciare le emozioni estreme


Explanation:
To batten down è un termine nautico - significa chiudere i boccaporti cioè sigillare ermeticamente la nave quando c'è tempesta.
Eveidentemente chi scrive ha scelto una forma molto forte per fare capire come le emozioni vengono "schiacciate" dai farmaci.
Angela


Angela Arnone
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controllare (sopprimere) stati emotivi estremi


Explanation:
I believe this is the sense in English; Ciao PC

Pasquale Capo
Canada
Local time: 14:07
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 419
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'sopprimere' mi dà qualche idea... provo a pensarci

grazie
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