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Principal Translations/Traduzioni principali
car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (automobile)macchina nf
  automobile nf
  auto nf
 The car sped down the highway.
 La macchina percorreva rapida l'autostrada.
 
Additional Translations
car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US (streetcar)tram nm
 I paid my fare as I stepped into the car.
 Ho pagato il biglietto mentre salivo sul tram.
car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (railroad coach)vagone nm
  carrozza nf
  carro nm
 The brakeman uncoupled the cars.
 Il frenatore ha sganciato i vagoni.
car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (elevator)ascensore nm
   (di ascensore)cabina nf
 The car stopped on the second floor.
 L'ascensore si è fermato al secondo piano.
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Compound Forms/Forme composte
air car auto ad aria compressa
armored car USauto blindata
armoured car
US: armored car
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(reinforced vehicle)  (automobile)automobile blindata nf
 Brinks company sends its agents in armored cars to collect money from the banks.
   (furgone)furgone blindato nm
 I documenti del maxi-processo sono stati portati in tribunale a bordo di un furgone blindato scortato da quattro macchine della polizia.
baggage car vagone bagagli
be hit by a car v (be knocked down by a motor vehicle)venir preso sotto da un'auto vi
beat-up car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US, slang (automobile in poor condition)rottame, catorcio nm
buffet car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (refreshments carriage on a train)  (treno)carrozza ristorante nf
 The train does not have a buffet car, so be sure to bring snacks for the trip.
bumper car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (dodgem)macchina a scontro, macchina degli autoscontri nf
Nota: the ride itself is "bumper cars"
 That bumper car is broken because the steering wheel does not work.
 A quella macchina a scontro non funziona lo sterzo.
business car auto aziendale
by car advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (via motor vehicle)in macchina avv
cable car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (tram)tram nm
 Prendo il tram n. 7 per arrivare fin qui.
cable car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (ski lift, aerial ropeway)funivia nf
 Andiamo in funivia fino al rifugio, poi ci riempiamo di pizzoccheri!
cable car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US (streetcar moved by underground cable)funicolare nf
  tram a fune nm
car accident nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (automobile crash)incidente stradale, incidente automobilistico, incidente d'auto nm
 The number of car accidents has fallen in Western Europe over the past 3 years.
 Il numero di incidenti stradali è diminuito considerevolmente nell'Europa occidentale negli ultimi 3 anni.
car bomb nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (incendiary device in an automobile)autobomba nf
car bonnet nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. UK (hood: part covering an automobile's engine)cofano motore nm
car boot sale
US: garage sale
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
UK (garage sale held in public place)mercatino dell'usato nm
car chase nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (high-speed pursuit in an automobile)inseguimento in auto nm
car coat cappotto corto
car crash nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (automobile accident)incidente stradale, incidente automobilistico, incidente d'auto nm
 The driver was killed in the car crash but the passenger survived.
 Nell'incidente stradale il guidatore è morto e il passeggero ha riportato gravi ferite.
car ferry traghetto per auto
car fleet parco auto nm
car frame nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (chassis of a car)scocca nf
 Il sistema produttivo prevede il montaggio dei componenti sulla scocca.
  telaio nm
 Il telaio è lo scheletro dell'auto.
car hire nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. UK (vehicle rental)autonoleggio, noleggio auto nm
 Low cost airlines can often offer you special low cost car hire too.
 Certe compagnie aeree low cost hanno anche offerte speciali di noleggio auto.
car horn nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (automobile's warning hooter)avvisatore acustico nm
  clacson nm
car keys nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." (set of keys to unlock and start an automobile)chiavi della macchina nfpl
car lot nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (parking area for cars)parcheggio nm
 Fuori dallo stadio c'è un ampio parcheggio.
car lot nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US (outdoor car-sales area)piazzale nm
 That vehicle dealership has a huge car lot.
 A causa della crisi economica i piazzali dei rivenditori sono pieni di auto nuove invendute.
car maintenance nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (care and repair of an automobile)manutenzione dell'auto nf
car mileage nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (ratio of distance to fuel consumption)consumo medio nm
 Il consumo medio di carburante della mia auto è 15 Km al litro.
car mileage nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (total number of miles a car has travelled)chilometraggio nm
 Quando si acquista un'auto usata, non bisogna badare solo al chilometraggio.
car park nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. UK (parking lot for cars)parcheggio auto nm
 Il negozio è provvisto di parcheggio.
  area di parcheggio nf
 L'area di parcheggio dello stadio dispone di 10.000 posti auto.
car payment nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (repayment amount on a car-buying loan)rate della macchina nfpl
car plates
US: license plates
nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors."
(automobile's number plates)targhe dell'auto nfpl
car pool
carpool
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
US (car-sharing arrangement)auto condivisa nf
car port nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (roofed area for parking one's car)posto auto coperto nm
car rental autonoleggio nm
car ride nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (journey in a car)viaggio in macchina nm
 When I was a child, my family went for a car ride every Sunday.
 Non amo il treno, preferisco fare un viaggio in macchina.
car salesman nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. ([sb] who sells automobiles)venditore di auto nm
car service servizi automobilistici
car thief nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. ([sb] who steals automobiles)ladro di macchine nm
car trunk nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US (boot of an automobile)baule dell'auto nm
car wash nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (facility where cars are cleaned)autolavaggio nm
Nota: At some car washes, you pay to have someone do the cleaning for you. At others, you do it yourself.
 My car is so dirty that I must take it to the car wash.
 Mi porti la macchina all'autolavaggio? È veramente sporca!
  lavaggio auto nm
 Quell'impianto di lavaggio auto è totalmente automatico.
car window nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (window of an automobile)finestrino nm
club car auto sociale
compact car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (small economical car)utilitaria nf
courtesy car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (vehicle provided free of charge)auto di cortesia
cruise car auto da turismo
dining car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (train carriage where food is served)vagone ristorante
economy car   (automob.)utilitaria nf
electric car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (car powered by electricity)auto elettrica nf
 The auto industry needs to develop a cost effective electric car.
 Le auto elettriche non hanno limitazioni alla circolazione nei centri urbani.
estate car vettura familiare
freight car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (railway carriage for cargo)carro merci nm
 The train was made up of about 40 freight cars, each holding 27 metric tons of grain.
 Sono stato bloccato al passaggio a livello da un treno merci che non finiva più: era composto da quaranta carri merci pieni di granaglie.
funny car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US (type of drag racing)  (drag racing)funny car nf
 They are called funny cars because the rear wheels have been moved forward on the chassis for traction giving them a funny appearance.
gas up the car fare benzina, fare rifornimento
horse-car carro ippotrainato
house car furgone nm
hybrid car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (vehicle with combined power source)automobile ibrida, auto ibrida nf
 I bought a hybrid car to avoid high gasoline costs.
 Ho comprato un'auto ibrida per risparmiare sui costi della benzina.
jump a car
jump-start a car
v
slang (start a car using jump leads)  (auto)far partire con batteria esterna
life car auto a vita
mail car carrozza postale
model car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (miniature or toy vehicle)modellino d'auto nm
  automodello nm
motor car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (car, automobile)automobile, autovettura nf
observation car carrozza panoramica
pace car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (in race)safety car nf
passenger car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (carriage of a train)  (ferrovia: vagone passeggeri)carrozza, carrozza passeggeri nf
Nota: In British English the term 'carriage' is normally used. Passenger car is an American term.
 The ticket inspector walked through the passenger car and checked all the tickets.
  vagone passeggeri nm
 Sul treno delle vacanze oltre ai vagoni passeggeri c'è anche un vagone per le biciclette.
patrol car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (on-duty police vehicle)auto della polizia
police car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (vehicle used by police)auto della polizia, macchina della polizia nf
 We arrived to see a police car outside our home.
 Within minutes of the alarm going off, 12 police cars surrounded the building.
 Quando siamo arrivati c'era una macchina della polizia davanti a casa.
post car automobile di servizio postale
race car
racing car
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(high-powered motor vehicle for racing)auto da corsa, auto da competizione nf
  macchina da corsa nf
racing car
race car
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(high-powered motor vehicle for racing)auto da corsa, auto da competizione nf
 The racing car sped around the track at 150 miles per hour.
 L'auto da corsa sfrecciò sul percorso a più di 150 miglia all'ora.
  macchina da corsa nf
railway car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. UK (train carriage)  (generico)vagone ferroviario nm
   (per passeggeri)carrozza ferroviaria nf
 Ho prenotato i posti su una vettura di testa: abbiamo i posti 1 e 2 sulla carrozza N. 2.
   (per merci)carro ferroviario nm
rental car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (hired motor vehicle)auto a noleggio, macchina a noleggio nf
 Please allow plenty of time for you to return your rental car.
restaurant car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (train carriage with buffet)carrozza ristorante nf
 Dinning in the train's restaurant car while passing through the Swiss Alps is a most memorable dinning experience.
 Ti aspetto per le 8 a cena nella carrozza ristorante.
rocket car macchina razzo
safety car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (motorsport: vehicle that sets slow pace)auto di sicurezza nf
  safety car nf
sleeping car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (train carriage fitted with bed)vagone letto nm
sport car macchina sportiva
sports car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (small, low, fast car)macchina sportiva nf
sprint car macchina da corsa
squad car automobile della polizia
staff car automobile aziendale nf
tank car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (train that transports liquids, etc.)  (ferrovia)carro cisterna nm
tip car automobile decapottabile nm
tool car utlimo vagone del treno
touring car (autom.)berlina a due porte
tourist car (train)carrozza di seconda classe
tow car (autom.)carro attrezzi con gru
town car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (luxury car)coupé de ville, town car
toy car nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (child's plaything: miniature vehicle)  (giocattolo)macchinina, macchina giocattolo nf
trailer car rimorchio nm
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