Italian English Dictionary

italiano - English

mite in English:

1. mild

I prefer mild flavours.
She looked at him in mild surprise. mild cheese
Spring brings mild weather after the cold winter.
The winter has been mild this year but according to the forecast there might be some snow
He is so mild in disposition that I have never heard him speak in a loud voice.
An umbrella is useful in a mild rain, but when it rains cats and dogs an umbrella is of little help.
This mild soap won't irritate your skin.
Diarrhoea when reported was mainly mild or moderate in severity.
Doctors say that even mild exercise such as walking is beneficial.
much milder
Is it mild?
It’s quite mild by September. The summer heat has gone.
She can't ​accept ​even mild ​criticism of her ​work.
mild cheese
With a mild, bright night like today, I always feel like going for a stroll at midnight.

English word "mite"(mild) occurs in sets:

Talking about the weather - Parlare del clima

2. temperate

Our country's climate is temperate.
There are far fewer species of trees in temperate forests than in tropical forests.
temperate climate
It’s a temperate region, neither too hot nor cold.
temperate countries/regions/zones
Henceforth he would throw their medicines away, lead a temperate life, and live to great age.
he was temperate in his consumption of both food and drinks (opp- intemperate)

English word "mite"(temperate) occurs in sets:

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