Italian translation of 'shrank'
past tense of verb
- of shrink
Example Sentences Including 'shrank'
She performed intimate things for him that she knew her mother shrank from.The Ambassador's Women
His thin body shrank even deeper into the well-worn velvet jacket which was several sizes too large for him.The Sound of Murder
He stopped and looked enquiringly at Paula, who shrank back into the sofa cushions.HIDING FROM THE LIGHT
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Word forms: past tense shrank, past participle shrunk
to shrink in the wash
- (piece of meat)
- (area, person)
restringersi con il lavaggiomy sweater shrank in the wash
il mio maglione si è ristretto durante il lavaggioall my jumpers have shrunk
mi si sono ristretti tutti i maglionithe forests of West Africa have shrunk
le foreste dell'Africa occidentale si sono ridotte
- (also shrink away) (also shrink back)
tirarsi indietroto shrink from doing sth
rifuggire dal fare qche didn't shrink from telling her the truth
non ha esitato a dirle la verità
- (informal, pejorative)
strizzacervelli mf inv
Example Sentences Including 'shrink'
A customer who was a shrink told me I was right to leave the child.Splitting
Carole Rochester, noticing the bloodstains, had appeared to shrink.The Scar
I wouldn't put much money on Dyer's staying out of the shrink 's hands much longer.Passion in the Peak
Translation of shrank from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary