Die Übersetzung von "egg" - Englisch-Italienisch-Wörterbuch


noun uk // us //

A1 an oval object made by a female chicken, eaten as food

a boiled/fried egg un uovo sodo/fritto

an oval object with a hard shell that contains a baby bird, insect, or other creature

The bird lays / its eggs in a nest. L’uccello depone le uova in un nido.
not put all your eggs in one basket

to depend for your success on a single person or plan of action

non puntare tutto su una sola carta
I’m applying for several jobs because I don’t really want to put all my eggs in one basket. Sto facendo domanda per vari posti di lavoro perché non voglio affatto puntare tutto su una sola carta.

(Die Übersetzung von "egg" von Cambridge Englisch-Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)