solo parole e niente fatti

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solo parole e niente fatti

  1. (idiomatic) all talk and no action
  2. Speaking, promising, or boasting much, but doing little.
    He never gets his job done. He's just all talk and no action.
  3. Full of big talk but lacking action, power, or substance; pretentious.

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