English translation of 'leggero'
un pacco leggero
- (rumore, dolore)
- (malattia, punizione)
- (cibo, vino)
- (caffè, tè)
a light parcelun pasto leggero
a light mealleggero come una piuma
light as a featheravere il sonno leggero
to be a light sleepera passi leggeri
with a light stepavere un leggero accento straniero
to have a slight foreign accentho un leggero mal di testa
I've got a slight headacheha avuto la malattia in forma leggera
she had a mild form of the illnessfanteria/cavalleria leggera
light infantry/cavalryuna ragazza leggera (figurative)
a flirtatious o flighty girlprendere le cose alla leggera
to take things lightlya cuor leggero
non ho ancora letto quel libro
- (gen) (also music)
- (discorso, comunicato)
to read (out)
I haven't read that book yetleggere ad alta voce
to read aloudl'ho letto sul giornale
I read (about) it in the newspaperleggere nel futuro (chiromante)
to read the futureleggere la mano a qn
to read sb's palmleggere qc negli occhi di qn
to see sth in sb's eyesleggere nel pensiero a qn
to read sb's mind o thoughtsleggere fra le righe (figurative)
to read between the linesletto e approvato
read and approved
- (gen) (also music)
'leggero' in Other Languages
British English: light /laɪt/ ADJECTIVE
weighing little Something that is light is not heavy.
The chair is quite light so we can move it if we want to.
- American English: light not heavy
- Arabic: خَفِيفٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: leve
- Chinese: 轻的
- Croatian: lagan
- Czech: lehký
- Danish: let
- Dutch: licht niet zwaar
- European Spanish: ligero
- Finnish: kevyt
- French: léger
- German: leicht Gewicht
- Greek: ελαφρύς
- Italian: leggero
- Japanese: 軽い not heavy
- Korean: 가벼운
- Norwegian: lett
- Polish: lekki
- European Portuguese: leve
- Romanian: ușor
- Russian: легкий
- Spanish: ligero
- Swedish: lätt inte tung
- Thai: เบา
- Turkish: hafif
- Ukrainian: легкий
- Vietnamese: nhẹ
British English: flimsy ADJECTIVE
A flimsy object is weak because it is made of a weak material, or is badly made.
...a flimsy wooden door.
British English: lightweight ADJECTIVE
Something that is lightweight weighs less than most other things of the same type.
Nearby words of 'leggero'
Translation of leggero from the Collins Italian to English
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