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Italian translation: fidanzato, amante, etc...

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00:59 Jun 14, 2001
English to Italian translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: loverboy
your boyfriend, your lover.
Jessica
Italian translation:fidanzato, amante, etc...
Explanation:
boyfriend = 'fidanzato' (more formal)
or 'ragazzo' (informal)

lover = 'amante' (formal)
or 'moroso' (informal and more used in the south but widely understood in the whole of Italy)
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gianfranco
Brazil
Local time: 14:02
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Summary of answers provided
na +3fidanzato, amante, etc...
gianfranco
nafilarino
anusca
nainnamorato
Francesco D'Alessandro
naragazzo
marina callegari
naFidanzato, moroso, amante
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5 mins peer agreement (net): +3
fidanzato, amante, etc...


Explanation:
boyfriend = 'fidanzato' (more formal)
or 'ragazzo' (informal)

lover = 'amante' (formal)
or 'moroso' (informal and more used in the south but widely understood in the whole of Italy)

gianfranco
Brazil
Local time: 14:02
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 2932
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Gilda Manara
301 days

agree  Francesco D'Alessandro
321 days

agree  Giuliana Buscaglione
322 days
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8 mins
Fidanzato, moroso, amante


Explanation:
the same meaning as "boyfriend"

Globalizing®
Italy
Local time: 17:02
Native speaker of: Italian
PRO pts in pair: 11
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10 mins
ragazzo


Explanation:
se si tratta di una situazione informale, insomma se non è un fidanzato!

marina callegari
Local time: 17:02
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 3624

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
Giovanna Graziani
1 min

CLS Lexi-tech
1 hr
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20 mins
innamorato


Explanation:
il tuo innamorato

Francesco D'Alessandro
Spain
Local time: 16:02
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 1056
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4 hrs
filarino


Explanation:
il ragazzo con cui "fili" (esci, vai al cinema ecc....)

anche fidanzatino (per adolescenti)


slt
anusca

anusca
Italy
Local time: 17:02
Native speaker of: Italian
PRO pts in pair: 290
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