Il can battuto dal bastone ha paura dell’ ombra—The dog that has been beaten with a stick is afraid of its shadow.
Dictionary of Quotations from Ancient and Modern, English and Foreign Sources James Wood
a selection of chopped herbs, used in Italian cookery
a seaport in and the capital of Adzharistan, in the SW Georgian Republic, on the Black Sea. an autonomous region in SW Georgia, bordered by Turkey and the Black Sea. 1,120 sq. mi. (2,900 sq. km). Capital: Batumi.
a Brazilian round dance of African origin.
Twa (def 1). Historical Examples So the cattle were handed over, and the girl Batwa was given to Sigwe, whom by the way she made unhappy for the rest of his days. Swallow H. Rider Haggard
- Batwing sleeve
formed, shaped, etc., like the wing of a bat. (of a garment or part of a garment) resembling or conceived of as resembling the wing of a bat, as a loose long sleeve (batwing sleeve) having a deep armhole and a tight wrist. noun a sleeve of a garment with a deep armhole and a […]