Übersetzung von “weight” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch


noun [ no plural ] uk /weɪt/ us /weɪt/

B1 how heavy someone or something is

He’s about average height and weight. È più o meno nella media per statura e peso.

the quality of being heavy

The shelf collapsed under the weight of the books. Lo scaffale è crollato sotto il peso dei libri.
lose weight

If someone loses weight, they become lighter and thinner.

You look thinner – have you lost weight? Mi sembri più magro – sei dimagrito?
put on/gain weight

If someone puts on weight or gains weight, they become heavier and fatter.

I put on a lot of weight when I lost my job. Sono ingrassato molto quando ho perso il lavoro.
gain weight

If someone gains weight, he or she becomes heavier and fatter.

I gained a lot of weight after I lost my job. Sono ingrassato molto dopo che ho perso il lavoro.
pull your weight

to work as hard as other people in a group

fare la propria parte
The rest of the team complained that Sarah wasn’t pulling her weight. Il resto della squadra si lamentava che Sarah non faceva la propria parte.

(Übersetzung von “weight” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)