Italian translation of 'weighting'
Example Sentences Including 'weighting'
She soon discovered that he had taken the precaution of weighting the balance as heavily in his favour as possible.The Hardie Inheritance
The rest of the polythene I stretched tight across the top, weighting round the circumference with sand.Skorpion's Death
He rolled the white linen into a ball, weighting it with a pebble, then struck one of the matches and held the flame against the cloth.When the Apricots Bloom
Trends of 'weighting'
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- (gen) (also figurative)
pesothe weight of the load
il peso del caricosold by weight
venduto(‑a) a pesoit (or he etc) is worth its ( or his etc) weight in gold
vale tanto oro quanto pesato put on/lose weight
ingrassare/dimagrireto carry weight (figurative)
avere pesothese are arguments of some weight
questi sono argomenti di un certo pesothat's a weight off my mind
mi sono tolto un pesothey won by sheer weight of numbers
hanno vinto solo per superiorità numericato chuck or throw one's weight about (informal)
fare il (la) prepotentehe doesn't pull his weight
non lavora quanto dovrebbe
- (for scales etc)
pesoweights and measures
pesi e misure
- (also weight down)
mettere dei pesi su
Example Sentences Including 'weight'
Only one of the visitors had been hit, receiving the full weight of Volume II on his toe.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
Supporting my weight on my hands I looked down at her parted lips, her closed eyes.BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
She had been too sleepy, too overwhelmed by the weight of slumber to even put a finger to her mother's knee.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
'weighting' in Other Languages
Translation of weighting from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary