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Italian translation of “peg”

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peg

noun
 
/peɡ/
an object on a wall or door that you hang things on
attaccapanni
UK ( also clothes peg, US clothespin) a small plastic or wooden object that is used to fasten clothes to a rope while they dry
molletta per appendere la biancheria
take someone down a peg or two to show someone that they are not as important as they thought
far abbassare la cresta a qualcuno
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