Word of the day: Cintura (Belt)

Cintura (cin-tu-ra) Feminine singular noun

FullSizeRender (6).jpgLa cintura (cinghia)- The belt

Le cinture (cinghie) – The belts

E’ una cintura di pelle – It’s a leather belt.

Perfavore Tom, allacciati la cintura – Please Tom, fasten your seatbelt.

Mia figlia è cintura nera di Karaté – My daughter is a black belt in Karate.

Ho messo su peso e ora sento che la cintura mi va stretta – I gained weight and now I feel that the belt is too tight.

La fibbia della cintura si è rotta – The belt buckle has broken.

E’ obbligatorio mettere la cintura in auto – It’s compulsory to wear a belt in the car.

Adesso che Luke ha perso il lavoro deve tirare la cinghia – Now that Luke has lost his job he has to save money.

Tirare la cinghia – Save money (“pull the belt”)

Cintura di castità – Chastity belt

Cintura degli attrezzi – Tool belt

La cintura di Orione – Orion’s belt

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