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to push so. over the edge

Italian translation: fare perdere il controllo

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English term or phrase:to push so. over the edge
Italian translation:fare perdere il controllo
Entered by: Angela Arnone
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13:20 Jan 5, 2001
English to Italian translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: to push so. over the edge
This writer should be dealt with carefully: it won't take much to push him over the edge.
to push so. over the edge= far innervosire qd.
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fare perdere il controllo
Explanation:
Significa di più di innervosire.
Ci si può innervosire ma essere controllati. Over the edge è letteralmente oltre il bordo - quindi ha passato il limite (del controllo).
Saluti
Angela

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na +2fare perdere il controllo
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11 mins peer agreement (net): +2
fare perdere il controllo


Explanation:
Significa di più di innervosire.
Ci si può innervosire ma essere controllati. Over the edge è letteralmente oltre il bordo - quindi ha passato il limite (del controllo).
Saluti
Angela



Angela Arnone
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