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arma

English translation of arma

weapon

The Italian word for weapon is 'arma'. This term is used to describe any instrument or device that can be used to inflict harm or damage. It can be used in a broad sense, encompassing everything from firearms to blunt objects. It's important to note that the usage of 'arma' in Italian is similar to that of 'weapon' in English, and it can be used in both literal and figurative contexts.


Example sentences using: arma

L'arma del delitto era un coltello.

English translation of L'arma del delitto era un coltello.

The murder weapon was a knife.

In this phrase, 'arma' is used to describe the tool used to commit a crime, in this case a knife. This example also shows the use of the definite article 'l'' in front of a feminine singular noun that starts with a vowel, and the use of 'delitto' meaning crime.

È importante mantenere l'arma pulita.

English translation of È importante mantenere l'arma pulita.

It is important to keep the weapon clean.

This sentence demonstrates the use of 'arma' in the context of maintaining and handling tools or objects that can be used to cause harm. In this example, it’s about the importance of cleaning such an object, showing the use of the adjective 'pulita' (clean).

Hai bisogno di un permesso per portare l'arma.

English translation of Hai bisogno di un permesso per portare l'arma.

You need a permit to carry the weapon.

In this phrase, 'arma' is used in the context of legal requirements surrounding weapons. It provides an example of the use of 'permesso' meaning permit and 'portare' meaning to carry.

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