Word of the day: Bocca (Mouth)

bocca Bocca (boc-ca) Feminine singular noun

La bocca – The mouth

Le bocche – The mouths

Chiudi la bocca! – Shut your mouth!

Lina non tiene mai la bocca chiusa – Lina never keeps her mouth shut.

Troppe bocche da sfamare – Too many mouths to feed.

Apra la bocca per favore – Please, open your mouth.

Mi ha dato il benvenuto a mezza bocca – He reluctantly welcomed me.

Credo di avergli cucito la bocca – I believe I sealed his lips.

Mi fa venire l’acquolina in bocca – It makes my mouth water.

Quante volte devo dirti di non parlare con la bocca piena – How many times do I have to tell you not to speak with your mouth full?

In bocca al lupo – Good luck (“In the mouth of the wolf“)

E’ sulla bocca di tutti – It’s on everyone’s lips.

Avere la bava alla bocca – Frothing at the mouth

A caval donato non si guarda in bocca – Don’t look a gift horse in the mouth.

Martha deve sempre mettere bocca su tutto, non la sopporto più – Martha always has to comment on everything, I can’t stand her anymore.

Quando gliel’ho detto, è rimasto a bocca aperta – He was gobsmacked when I told him.

Una bella bocca da baciare – A lovely mouth to kiss

Bocca a bocca – Mouth to mouth

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