Word of the day: Buco (Hole)

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Buco (bu-co) Masculine singular noun

Il buco – The hole

I buchi – The holes

C’è un buco nel muro – There’s a hole in the wall.

Buco nero – Black hole

Il cane ha scavato un buco in giardino – The dog dug a hole in the garden.

Fai attenzione a quel buco nella strada – Watch out for that hole in the road.

Ho le mani bucate – I can’t save any money (fig. “I have holes in my hands“).

Ho un buco allo stomaco – I’m hungry (fig. “I have a hole in my stomach“).

Buco della serratura – Keyhole

Perchè c’è un buco nella tenda? – Why is there a hole in the curtain?

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