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-y {suffix} (having the quality of)  :: -oso
-y {suffix} (forming diminutive nouns)  :: -etto {m}, -etta {f}, -ino {m}, -ina {f}
-y {suffix} (forming abstract nouns)  ::
yacht {n} /jɑt/ (slick and light ship)  :: panfilo {m}, yacht {m}
yachtsman {n} (man who sails a yacht)  :: velista {m} {f}, diportista {m} {f}
yachtswoman {n} (woman who sails a yacht)  :: velista {m} {f}
Yael {prop} (female given name) SEE: Jael  ::
yaffingale {n} (green woodpecker) SEE: green woodpecker  ::
yaffle {n} (green woodpecker) SEE: green woodpecker  ::
yaffler {n} (green woodpecker) SEE: green woodpecker  ::
Yahweh {prop} (Jehovah) SEE: Jehovah  ::
yak {n} /jæk/ (ox-like mammal)  :: yak {m}
yak {v} (talk informally, persistently)  :: chiacchierare
y'all {pron} /jɑl/ (plural of you)  :: voi tutti
Yalta {prop} (city in Crimea)  :: Jalta
yam {n} (potato) SEE: potato  ::
yam {n} /jæm/ (any Dioscorea vine)  :: igname
yam {n} (sweet potato) SEE: sweet potato  ::
yandere {n} (character who fits the archetype of being genuinely kind, loving, or gentle, but suddenly switching to being aggressive or deranged)  :: yandere {f}
Yandex {prop} /ˈjan.dɛks/ (Yandex (in other scripts, the trademark may also be written in Roman letters))  :: Yandex
Yangtze {prop} /ˈjæŋ(t)si/ (river)  :: Fiume Azzurro {m}
yank {v} /jæŋk/ (to pull something with a quick, strong action)  :: strappar via
Yankee {n} /ˈjeɪŋk.i/ (native or inhabitant of the USA)  :: yankee
Yap {prop} (an island in the Caroline Islands of western Micronesia)  :: Yap
yard {n} /jɑːd/ (land around a house)  :: cortile {m}
yard {n} (three feet)  :: iarda {f}, yard {f}
yardstick {n} (standard to which other measurements or comparisons are judged)  :: parametro {m}, criterio {m}, unità di misura {f}
yarmulke {n} /ˈjɑɹməlkə/ (Skullcap worn by religious Jewish males)  :: kippah {f}
yarn {n} /jɑɹn/ (fiber strand for knitting or weaving)  :: filo {m}, filato {m}
yarn {n} (nautical)  :: cordame {m}, cordaggio {m}
yarn {n} (story)  :: trama {f}
Yaroslavl {prop} (city)  :: Jaroslavl' {m}
yarrow {n} /ˈjæɹoʊ/ (any of several pungent Eurasian and North American herbs, of the genus Achillea)  :: millefoglio {m}
yaw {n} /jɔː/ (The rotation of an aircraft, ship, or missile about its vertical axis so as to cause the longitudinal axis of the aircraft, ship, or missile to deviate from the flight line or heading in its horizontal plane)  :: imbardata {f}
yaw {n} (A vessel's motion rotating about the vertical axis, so the bow yaws from side to side; a characteristic of unsteadiness)  :: straorzata {f}
yaw {n}  :: imbardata {f}
yaw {v}  :: imbardare
yawn {v} /jɔn/ (open the mouth and take a deep breath)  :: sbadigliare
yawn {n} (the action of yawning)  :: sbadiglio {n}
y-axis {n} (axis on a graph that is usually drawn from bottom to top)  :: asse y {m}, asse delle y {m}
yeah {particle} /jɛə̯]/ (yes)  :: si, già
yeah {interj} (expressing joy)  :: , vai, evvai, evviva
year {n} /jɪɹ/ (time it takes for the Earth to complete one revolution around the Sun)  :: anno {m}
year {n} (time it takes for any planetary body to make one revolution around another body)  :: anno {m}
year {n} (a period between set dates that mark a year)  :: anno {m}
year {n} (a scheduled part of a calendar year spent in a specific activity)  :: anno {m}
year {n} (a Julian year)  :: anno {m}
year {n} (a level or grade at school or college)  :: anno {m}
yearbook {n} (reference book, published annually)  :: annuario {m}
yearbook {n} (publication compiled by the graduating class)  :: annuario {m}
yearly {adj} (happening once every year)  :: annuale
yearly {adv} (once a year)  :: annnualmente
yearly {n} (something that is published once a year)  :: annuario {m}
yearn {v} (to have a strong desire; to long)  :: struggersi
yearning {n} (wistful or melancholy longing)  :: brama {f}, nostalgia {f}, anelito {m}, voglia {f}, desiderio {m}, bramosia {f}
-year-old {suffix} (suffix used to indicate the age of something or someone, in terms of years)  :: -enne
yeast {n} /jiːst/ (fungus)  :: lievito {m}
yeast {n} (froth used in medicine, baking and brewing)  :: lievito {m}, fermento {m}
yeast {n} (cake or dried granules used to make bread dough rise)  :: lievito {m}
yeast {n} (frothy foam on sea waves)  :: schiuma {f}, spuma {f}
yeast infection {n} (candidiasis) SEE: candidiasis  ::
Yehudit {prop} (female given name) SEE: Judith  ::
yell {v} /jɛl/ (shout (verb))  :: urlare, gridare, strillare, sbraitare
yell at {v} (to scold by yelling)  :: sgridare
yellow {adj} /ˈjɛ.ləʊ/ (having yellow as its colour)  :: giallo
yellow {adj} (lacking courage)  :: codardo
yellow {n} (colour)  :: giallo {m}
yellow {v} (to become yellow or more yellow)  :: ingiallirsi
yellow {v} (to cause to become yellow or more yellow)  :: ingiallire
yellowbelly {n} /ˈjɛləʊbɛli/ (a coward)  :: coniglio {m}, mammoletta, pollo, merlo, femminuccia, smidollato, pappa molle, pappamolle, rammollito, fifone, codardo, cortigiano, mollusco, vigliacco, pusillanime, eunuco, debole {m}, pisciasotto, cacasotto, pauroso, vile
yellow-billed loon {n} (Gavia adamsii)  :: gavia adamsii
yellow card {n} /ˈjɛl.oʊ ˌkɑɹd/ (card in sports)  :: cartellino giallo {m}
yellow-eyed penguin {n} (Penguin)  :: penguino degli antipodi {m}
yellowish {adj} /ˈjelɔʊɪʃ/ (somewhat yellow)  :: giallastro, gialliccio, giallognolo
yellow jersey {n} (shirt worn by the leader in the Tour de France)  :: maglia gialla {f}
yellowness {n} (state or quality of being yellow)  :: giallore {m}
Yellow Sea {prop} (Asian sea)  :: Mar Giallo
yelp {n} (an abrupt, high-pitched noise or utterance)  :: strillo {m}
yelp {v} (to utter an abrupt, high-pitched noise)  :: strillare
Yemen {prop} /ˈjɛmən/ (Republic of Yemen)  :: Yemen {m}
Yemeni {n} (A person from Yemen or of Yemeni descent)  :: yemenita {m} {f}
Yemeni {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Yemen, or the Yemeni people)  :: yemenita
yen {v} /jɛn/ (have strong desire for)  :: bramare, desiderare
yep {n} /jɛp/ (informal "yes")  :: già
Yerevan {prop} /ˌjeɹəˈvɑːn/ (the capital and largest city of Armenia)  :: Yerevan {m}
yermulke {n} (yarmulke) SEE: yarmulke  ::
yes {particle} (word used to indicate agreement or acceptance)  ::
yes {particle} (word used to indicate disagreement or dissent in reply to a negative statement)  :: , invece sì
yes {interj} (expression of pleasure, joy or great excitement)  ::
yes {n} (answer that shows agreement or acceptance)  :: {m}
yes {n} (vote of support)  :: {m}, voto a favore {m}
yes {v} (to affirm)  :: approvare
yes man {n} (a person who always agrees with his employer or superior)  :: yes man {m}
yesterday {n} /ˈjɛstɚdeɪ/ (day before today)  :: ieri {m}
yesterday {adv} (on the day before today)  :: ieri {m}
yesterday night {n} (last night) SEE: last night  ::
yesteryear {n} /ˈjɛstəjɪə/ (times gone by)  :: passato {m}
yesteryear {n} (last year)  :: anno scorso
yet {adv} /jɛt/ (thus far)  :: ancora, già
yet {adv} (continuously up to this point in time)  :: ancora
yet {adv}  :: ancora
yet {adv} (even) SEE: even  ::
yew {n} /juː/ (Taxus baccata)  :: tasso {m}
yew {n} (tree or shrub of the genus Taxus)  :: tasso {m}
yew {n} (wood of the yew)  :: tasso {m}
Yiddish {adj} /ˈjɪd.ɪʃ/ (of or pertaining to the Yiddish language)  :: yiddish
Yiddish {prop} (language)  :: yiddish {m}
Yiddish {adj} (Hebrew) SEE: Hebrew  ::
Yiddish {prop} (Hebrew) SEE: Hebrew  ::
Yiddish {adj} (Jewish) SEE: Jewish  ::
Yiddish {prop} (Jewish) SEE: Jewish  ::
yield {v} /jiːld/ (to give way)  :: cedere, dare la precedenza
yield {v} (to give as required)  :: cedere, arrendersi, arrendere
yield {v} (to produce as return)  :: restituire
yield {v} (to produce as a result)  :: produrre
yield {n} (quantity of something produced)  :: raccolto, produzione {f}
yikes {interj} (expression of fear)  :: accidenti
Yitzchak {prop} (given name) SEE: Isaac  ::
yob {n} /jɒb/ (antisocial person)  :: monello {m}, birichino {m}
yobbo {n} (yob) SEE: yob  ::
yod {n} /jɑd/ (palatal approximant)  :: iod {m}
yodel {v} /ˈjoʊ.dəl/ (to sing in such a way that the voice fluctuates rapidly between the normal chest voice and falsetto)  :: cantare lo jodel
yodel {n} (song)  :: jodel {m}, canto tirolese {m}
yoga {n} /ˈjoʊɡə/ (a Hindu discipline)  :: yoga
yogurt {n} /ˈjoʊɡɚt/ (a milk-based product thickened by a bacterium-aided curdling process)  :: yogurt {m}
yoke {n} /jəʊk/ (wooden bar)  :: giogo {m}
yoke {n} (pair of animals)  :: coppia {f}
yoke {v} (link or join)  :: aggiogare
yolk {n} /joʊk/ (yellow of egg)  :: tuorlo {m}, rosso d'uovo {m}
yonder {adv} /ˈjɒndə(ɹ)/ (in a distant, indicated place)  :: laggiù
yoni {n} /ˈjəʊni/ (female sexual organs, or a symbol of them)  :: yoni {m}
Yorkshire fog {n} (all, perennial grass, Holcus lanatus)  :: bambagiona {f}
you {pron} (object pronoun: the group being addressed)  :: vi [direct object], vi [indirect object], voi [after preposition], Loro [formal, polite]
you {pron} (object pronoun: the person being addressed)  :: ti {m} {f}
you {pron} (subject pronoun: the group being addressed)  :: [polite] voi, [formal polite] Loro
you {pron} (subject pronoun: the person being addressed)  :: tu [familiar], lei [polite], Lei, Voi [most polite, archaic]
you {pron} (one)  :: si
you {v} (to address using the more formal second-person pronoun)  :: dare del Lei
you are welcome {phrase} (you're welcome) SEE: you're welcome  ::
you bet {interj} (you bet (certainly))  :: altroché
you can catch more flies with honey than with vinegar {proverb} (It is easier to persuade others with polite requests and a positive attitude rather than with rude demands and negativity)  :: si pigliano più mosche in una gocciola di miele che in un barile d'acete
you can lead a horse to water but you can't make him drink {proverb} (you can show someone how to do something, but you can't make them do it)  :: puoi portare un cavallo all'acqua ma non puoi farlo bere
you can say that again {phrase} (that is very true)  :: puoi dirlo
you can't judge a book by its cover {proverb} (it is not possible to judge things by external appearances alone)  :: l'abito non fa il monaco, non giudicare un libro dalla copertina
you can't teach an old dog new tricks {proverb} (too old to change)  :: il cane vecchio non si abitua più alla catena
you don't say {interj} ((idiomatic) really? ; no kidding! ; Is that so?)  :: ma dai!, non mi dire!
you have the advantage of me {phrase} (what is your name) SEE: what is your name  ::
you know {interj} (expression signifying a pause or hesitation)  :: così, capisci
you-know-what {pron} (known and unmentioned thing)  :: tu-sai-cosa, lei-sa-cosa
you-know-who {pron} (known and unmentioned person)  :: lei-sa-chi [formal, to c sg], tu-sai-chi [said to c sg]
young {adj} /jʌŋ/ (in the early part of life or growth)  :: giovane
young {n} (people who are young)  :: giovane
younger {adj} /ˈjʌŋɡɚ/ (in an earlier period of life)  :: minore
younger brother {n}  :: fratellino {m}
Young's modulus {n} (coefficient of elasticity of a solid)  :: modulo di Young
your {determiner} /joʊɹ/ (belonging to you (singular; one owner))  :: tuo
your {determiner} (belonging to you (plural; more owners))  :: vostro
your {determiner}  :: [belonging to one person; informal] il tuo {m} , il Suo {m} , [belonging to one person; formal] il vostro {m}
you're never too old to learn {proverb} (proverb)  :: Non sei mai troppo vecchio per imparare
you're right {phrase} (you're right)  :: [informal] hai ragione, [formal] ha ragione, avete ragione {p}
you're telling me {phrase} (used to indicate agreement before preceding statement)  :: a chi lo dici
you're welcome {phrase} (reply to thanks)  :: prego, di niente, non c'è di che, di nulla, è un piacere
Your Highness {pron} (a title of respect used to address a prince or princess)  :: Sua Altezza
Your Majesty {pron} (Title of respect)  :: Sua Maestà {f}, Vostra Maestà {f}
yours {pron} /jɔːɹz/ (possessive pronoun, singular)  :: tuo {m}, tua {f}, tuoi {m-p}, tue {f-p} [informal], Suo {m}, Sua {f}, Suoi {m-p}, Sue {f-p} [formal]
yours {pron}  :: [formal and informal belonging to multiple people, uncommon formal belonging to one person] vostro {m}, vostra {f}, vostri {m-p}, vostre {f-p}, [uncommon, very formal belonging to multiple people] Loro {m} {f}
yourself {pron} /jɚˈsɛlf/ ((reflexive) your own self)  :: te stesso {m-s}, te stessa {f-s}, voi stessi {m-p}, voi stesse {f-p}
yourself {pron}  :: te stesso {m-s}, te stessa {f-s}, voi stessi {m-p}, voi stesse {f-p}
your wish is my command {phrase} (what you wish for I will effect as if it were a command)  :: ogni tuo desiderio è un ordine
you scratch my back and I'll scratch yours {proverb} (if you do me a favor then I will do you a favor)  :: una mano lava l'altra [one hand washes the other]
youth {n} /juːθ/ (quality or state of being young)  :: gioventù {f}, giovinezza
youth {n} (part of life following childhood)  :: giovinezza {f}
youth {n} (young person)  :: giovane {m}
youth {n} (young man)  :: giovane {m}, giovanotto {m}, ragazzo {m}
youth {n} (young persons, collectively)  :: gioventù {f}, i giovane {m-p}
youth crime {n} (juvenile delinquency) SEE: juvenile delinquency  ::
youthful {adj} (young or seeming young)  :: giovanile
youthfully {adv} (in a youthful manner)  :: giovanilmente
youth hostel {n} (an inexpensive supervised lodging place, primarily for young people)  :: ostello della gioventù {m}
Ypres {prop} /ˈiːpɹə/ (City in Flanders)  :: Ipro
Ypresian {prop} (subdivision of the Eocene epoch)  :: Ypresiano
ytterbium {n} /ɪˈtɜː.bi.əm/ (chemical element)  :: itterbio {m}
yttrium {n} /ˈɪ.tɹi.əm/ (chemical element)  :: ittrio {m}
yuan {n} /ˌjuːˈɑn/ (basic unit of money in China)  :: yuan
Yucatán {prop} (a state in Mexico)  :: Yucatán
yucky {adj} (causing aversion or disgust)  :: schifoso
Yugoslavia {prop} /juːɡəˈslɑːvi.ə/ (former country in the Balkans)  :: Jugoslavia, Iugoslavia {f}
Yule log {n} (log burned on Christmas Eve)  :: ceppo di Natale {m}, ceppo natalizio {m}, ciocco natalizio {m}, ciocco di Natale {m}
Yule log {n} (log-shaped cake covered in chocolate)  :: tronchetto di Natale {m}
yum {adj} /jʌm/ (indication of delight)  :: gnam, ahm
yummy {adj} /ˈjʌm.i/ (delicious)  :: delizioso {m}, deliziosa {f}, gnam
yup {interj} /jʌp/ ((informal) yes)  :: sine, già
yuppie {n} /ˈjʌpɪ/ (young upwardly mobile urban professional person)  :: yuppie {m} {f}
yurt {n} /jɜːt/ (large, round tent with vertical walls and conical roof)  :: yurta {f}
Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Južno-Sachalinsk {m}