English translation of 'peso'
weightcomprare a peso
to buy by weightrubare sul peso
to give short weighteccesso di peso
excess weightmetter su peso
to put on weightpiegarsi sotto il peso di (sogg, trave)
to bend under the weight oflo portarono via di peso
they carried him away bodilyavere due pesi e due misure (figurative)
to have double standardsSee peso lordoSee peso mortoSee peso nettoSee peso specifico
- (figurative, onere)
weightil peso degli anni
the weight of yearsavere un peso sullo stomaco
to have something lying heavy on one's stomachmi sono liberato di un peso (preoccupazione)
that's a load off my mindtogliersi un peso dalla coscienza
to take a load off one's conscienceessere di peso a qn
to be a burden to sbnon voglio essere di peso a nessuno
I don't want to be a burden to anybodypiegarsi sotto il peso di (dispiaceri, problemi)
to be weighed down by
- (figurative, importanza)
importanceuna questione di un certo peso
a matter of some weight o importancedar peso a qc
to attach importance to sthnon ho dato molto peso alle sue parole
I didn't attach much importance to his words
shotlancio del peso
putting the shot,
the shot putsollevamento pesi
to do weight trainingSee peso galloSee peso massimoSee peso medioSee peso moscaSee peso piuma
- (= peso)
- (= parcheggio)
- (automobiles) (= principiante)
pesare i pro e i contro
- (figurative, valutare)
to weigh (up)
to weigh up the pros and conspesare le parole
to weigh one's wordspesarsi
to weigh o.s.
- (figurative, valutare)
- (avere un peso)
- (essere pesante)
to be heavy
to carry weight
how much do you weigh?come pesa!
it weighs a ton!l'ho già pesato
I've already weighed itpesare sulla coscienza/sullo stomaco
to lie heavy on one's conscience/on one's stomachtutta la responsabilità pesa su di lui
all the responsibility rests on his shouldersla responsabilità gli pesa
the responsibility weighs heavy on himha sempre pesato sui genitori
he has always been dependent on his parentsi figli pesano notevolmente sul bilancio familiare
children weigh heavily on the family budgetè molto gentile ma lo fa pesare
he is very kind but he makes sure it doesn't go unnoticedle ha sempre fatto pesare il fatto che viene da una famiglia povera
he has always made her aware of her humble origins
- (avere un peso)
mi pesa partire
I don't want to leavemi pesa dirti di no
I regret having to say no to youmi pesa sgridarlo
I find it hard to scold himè una situazione che mi pesa
it's a difficult situation for me
to carry weight,
countil suo parere pesa molto
his opinion counts for a lot o carries a lot of weight
'peso' in Other Languages
British English: weight /weɪt/ NOUN
person, object The weight of a person or thing is how heavy they are, measured in units such as kilos or pounds.
What is your height and weight?
- American English: weight
- Arabic: وَزْن
- Brazilian Portuguese: peso
- Chinese: 重量
- Croatian: težina
- Czech: hmotnost
- Danish: vægt tyngde
- Dutch: gewicht
- European Spanish: peso
- Finnish: paino
- French: poids
- German: Gewicht
- Greek: βάρος
- Italian: peso
- Japanese: 重さ
- Korean: 무게
- Norwegian: vekt
- Polish: waga ciężar
- European Portuguese: peso
- Romanian: greutate
- Russian: вес
- Spanish: peso
- Swedish: vikt
- Thai: น้ำหนัก
- Turkish: ağırlık
- Ukrainian: вага
- Vietnamese: trọng lượng
British English: liability NOUN
If you say that someone or something is a liability, you mean that they cause a lot of problems or embarrassment.
As the president's prestige continues to fall, they're beginning to consider him a liability.
British English: weight NOUN
for exercising Weights are objects that weigh a known amount and that people lift as a form of exercise.
I was in the gym lifting weights.
British English: weighting NOUN
A weighting is a value which is given to something according to how important or significant it is.
The tests and teacher assessments have equal weighting.
Translation of peso from the Collins Italian to English
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