Translation of "peg" - English-Italian dictionary


noun uk /peɡ/ us /peɡ/

an object on a wall or door that you hang things on


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

(Translation of “peg” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)