pinocchietti

English translation: capri pants

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Italian term or phrase:pinocchietti
English translation:capri pants
Entered by: kringle

02:32 Jan 21, 2001
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Italian term or phrase: pinocchietti
"giubbotto e pinochietti in denim"
What on earth are "pinocchietti? Obviously some kind of garment or accessory. Help!
kringle
Local time: 19:53
capri pants
Explanation:
They are knee high britches like Pinocchio wears (you need to have a teenage Italian daughter to know these things), with side vents at knee height.
I think the nearest English equivalent is capri pants.
Bye
Angela
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Angela Arnone
Local time: 19:53
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Big thanks to your daughter from me!
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capri pants


Explanation:
They are knee high britches like Pinocchio wears (you need to have a teenage Italian daughter to know these things), with side vents at knee height.
I think the nearest English equivalent is capri pants.
Bye
Angela


Angela Arnone
Local time: 19:53
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Big thanks to your daughter from me!
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