stravolto si abbandona sul letto

00:36 Jun 11, 2018
Italian to English translations [Non-PRO]
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Italian term or phrase: stravolto si abbandona sul letto
What exactly does "stravolto" mean in this context?

Context: A man who has come home exhausted from a difficult day goes to bed.

Taken from an Italian novel with big doses of humor
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Barbara Carrara


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3 hrs peer agreement (net): +3
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1 (contorto) contorted, twisted, wry: lineamenti stravolti dall'ira features contorted with anger.

2 (fig) (profondamente turbato) deeply upset, greatly disturbed, greatly troubled, perturbed, deranged: mente stravolta disturbed mind, deranged mind.

3 (fig) (molto stanco) dead tired, dead beat, exhausted.

Barbara Carrara
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Native speaker of: Italian
PRO pts in category: 28

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agree  Tom in London: everyday Italian. Why even ask?
2 hrs
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agree  dandamesh
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  -> Grazie, anche se il livello imbarazzante di questo kudoz mi perplime non poco...
agree  writeaway
1 day 2 hrs
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