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WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2019:

Principal Translations/Traduzioni principali
IngleseItaliano
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (destination)a prep
  in prep
 He went to the shop. He went out to dinner.
 È andato al negozio.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Domani andiamo in Italia.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (toward)verso prep
 He walked to the house.
 Camminava verso la casa.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (upon)a prep
  su prep
 The painter applied the pigment to the canvas.
 Il pittore ha applicato il colore alla tela.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (of, belonging to)di prep
 The sash to his cape was red.
 La fascia del suo mantello era rossa.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (in relationship with)a prep
 The table was parallel to the floor. He reacted with tenderness to her outburst.
 Il tavolo era parallelo al pavimento.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (range, limit)a prep
 In summer, the temperature ranges from thirty to forty degrees Celsius.
 In estate, la temperatura va da trenta a quaranta gradi Celsius.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (compared with)a prep
 Manchester United won the match, four to two.
 Il Manchester United ha vinto la partita, quattro a due.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (ratio)a prep
 The proposal was defeated by seven votes to two.
 La proposta è stata rifiutata per sette voti a due.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (in order to) (al fine di)per prep
 Mo went there to pick up his order.
 È andato là per ritirare il suo ordine.
 
Traduzioni aggiuntive
IngleseItaliano
to advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." informal (closed)chiudere vtr
 When night fell, she pulled the shutters to.
 Quando calò la notte, chiuse gli scuri.
to advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (toward action)avanti avv
 When they had all been served, they fell to and ate with pleasure.
 Dopo essere stati serviti si inchinarono avanti e mangiarono con gusto.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (recipient of action)nei confronti di prep
 I thought you were disrespectful to her.
 Pensavo che fossi irrispettoso nei suoi confronti.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (on, against)a, su prep
 The fighter took a punch to the jaw.
 Il lottatore ha preso un pugno alla mascella.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (up to, until)fino a prep
 To this very day, the original building still stands.
 L'edificio originale si è conservato fino a oggi.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (in relation to)di prep
 He says he's a third cousin to the president.
 Dice di essere un cugino in terza del presidente.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." formal (regarding, with regard to)circa, riguardo a prep
  (formale)in merito a prep
 To your earlier point, I think we are in agreement.
 In merito alla sua ultima considerazione, credo che ci troviamo d'accordo.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (intention)in prep
 She went to the rescue.
 È andata in soccorso.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (resulting in)con prep
 To his horror, the painting was gone.
 Con orrore si accorse che il quadro era sparito.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (into: resulting condition)in prep
 It was broken to pieces.
 Era rotto in mille pezzi.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (in respect of)di prep
 The secret to his success is his attention to detail.
 Il segreto del suo successo è l'attenzione ai dettagli.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (constituting)in prep
 There are a hundred centimetres to a metre.
 Ci sono cento centimetri in un metro.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (desire, toasting)a prep
 To the happy couple! Hear! Hear!
 Alla coppia felice! Bravi!
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (rate of return)a prep
  per prep
 I get nearly 40 miles to the gallon in that car.
 Arrivo quasi a fare 17 km a litro con quella macchina.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (time: before) (orario)meno prep
  (orario)mancare a vi
 It is twenty to three in the afternoon.
 Sono le tre meno venti del pomeriggio.
 Mancano venti minuti alle tre del pomeriggio.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (sum, calculations)a prep
 It comes to thirty-three dollars, ninety-four cents.
 Ammonta a trentatrè dollari e novantaquattro centesimi.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (limit in condition)fino a prep
 He felt cold to the bone after skiing.
 Sentiva freddo fino alle ossa dopo aver sciato.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (with a purpose of)per prep
  a prep
 Fiona bought a new book to read.
 Fiona ha comprato un nuovo libro da leggere.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (addition)a prep
 The extra charges added salt to the wounds.
 Le spese extra hanno aggiunto sale alle ferite.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (in comparison to)a prep
  rispetto a prep
 This year's blackberries are inferior to last year's crop.
 Le more di quest'anno sono inferiori al raccolto dell'anno scorso.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (position: in relation to)a prep
  rispetto a prep
 The wall is parallel to the floor.
 Il muro è parallelo al pavimento.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (in reaction to)a prep
 He reacted with tenderness to her outburst.
 Ha reagito con tenerezza al suo sfogo.
to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (verb and object connector)a prep
 I am speaking generally, in regard to your efforts this week.
 Sto parlando in generale, riguardo ai tuoi sforzi di questa settimana.
  Manca qualcosa di importante? Segnala un errore o suggerisci miglioramenti

WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2019:

Compound Forms/Forme composte
IngleseItaliano
a bite to eat nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal (snack) (informale: piccolo pasto)un boccone nm
a long way to go exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (much effort still needed)la strada è ancora lunga, c'è ancora molto da fare
  avere ancora molta strada da fare vtr
  avere ancora molto da fare vtr
 Brad did well on the quiz, but he has a long way to go before he passes the class.
a monument to [sth] nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (example, evidence) (figurato)un monumento a nm
 His last film was a monument to stupidity and bad taste.
 Il suo ultimo film era un monumento alla stupidità e al cattivo gusto.
a quarter till [sth],
a quarter 'til [sth] (US),
a quarter to [sth],
quarter to [sth] (UK)
exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
(15 minutes before the hour) (negli orari)meno un quarto
 I'll meet you at a quarter till one... in the afternoon, of course.
 Ci vediamo all'una meno un quarto. Del pomeriggio, s'intende.
a quarter to exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (time: fifteen minutes before) (negli orari)manca un quarto alle
  (negli orari)meno un quarto
 it's almost a quarter to five; we're running late.
 Manca quasi un quarto alle cinque, stiamo facendo tardi.
 Sono quasi le cinque meno un quarto, stiamo facendo tardi.
a word to the wise nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. colloquial (giving warning, advice) (idiomatico)a buon intenditor poche parole
  un buon consiglio, un saggio consiglio nm
 A word to the wise: do not visit this neighborhood alone after dark.
 Non venite in questo quartiere da soli la sera. A buon intenditor poche parole!
abandon [sth] to [sb/sth] vtr + prep (give up control of)lasciare [qlcs] a [qlcn/qlcs], abbandonare [qlcs] a [qlcn/qlcs] vtr
 The army abandoned the territory to the indigenous peoples.
 L'esercitò lasciò il territorio agli indigeni.
abandon yourself to [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (surrender to [sth]: desires, etc.)abbandonarsi a [qlcs], lasciarsi andare a [qlcs], lasciarsi catturare da [qlcs] v rif
ability to listen nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (attentiveness)saper ascoltare, essere un buon ascoltatore vi
  capacità d'ascolto, capacità di ascoltare nf
 An effective therapist has an ability to listen.
 Un bravo terapista deve saper ascoltare.
able to do [sth] exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (capable of doing)essere capace di fare [qlcs] vi
  in grado di fare [qlcs] loc agg
  potere fare [qlcs] vtr
 The only people able to afford to buy a house in this area are millionaires.
 Le uniche persone che possono permettersi una casa in questa zona sono i milionari.
be able to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (can, have the ability to do)essere in grado di fare [qlcs], essere capace di fare [qlcs], riuscire a far [qlcs] vi
 Claire wasn't able to reach the jar on the top shelf.
 Claire non era in grado di raggiungere il barattolo sulla mensola più alta.
able to adapt to [sth] adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (flexible)in grado di adattarsi a [qlcs]
  capace di adattarsi a [qlcs] agg
 We are looking for an employee who is able to adapt to a variety of situations.
 Stiamo cercando un impiegato in grado di adattarsi a diverse situazioni.
be about to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (on the point of doing)sul punto di fare [qlcs] prep
  (formale)in procinto di fare [qlcs] prep
 I was just about to step into the bath when the doorbell rang.
 Ero sul punto di entrare nella vasca quando hanno suonato alla porta.
about to become [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (on the point of being)stare per diventare [qlcn/qlcs] vi
 She is about to become the youngest scientist to win the Nobel Prize.
 Sta per diventare la più giovane scienziata ad aver vinto il Premio Nobel.
about to happen adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (imminent)succedere, accadere vi
  verificarsi v rif
 You want me to give you money? That's not about to happen.
 Vuoi che ti dia dei soldi? Non succederà!
accede to [sth] vi + prep formal (agree to [sth])acconsentire vi
  accettare vtr
 We refuse to accede to the terrorists' demands.
 Ci rifiutiamo di accettare le richieste dei terroristi.
accede to [sth] vi + prep formal (join a treaty, organization)entrare a far parte di vi
 The Czech Republic acceded to the EU in May 2004.
 La Repubblica Ceca entrò a far parte della UE nel maggio del 2014.
accede to [sth] vi + prep formal (take on power, office) (lavoro: posizione)assumere vtr
accede to the throne v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." formal (become king, queen)salire al trono vi
be accepted and agreed to v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (terms: be legally agreed)essere accettato e concordato vi
acclimate [sb] to [sth] vtr + prep (make accustomed to [sth])far acclimatare, far ambientare vtr
acclimate to [sth] vi + prep (become accustomed to [sth])ambientarsi, abituarsi, acclimatarsi v rif
acclimatize to [sth],
also UK: acclimatise to [sth]
vi + prep
figurative (become accustomed to [sth])abituarsi a [qlcs] v rif
 People in the city have been forced to acclimatize to increased security controls.
 Chi viveva in città è stato obbligato ad abituarsi a maggiori controlli di sicurezza.
acclimatize [sb/sth] to [sth],
also UK: acclimatise [sb/sth] to [sth]
vtr + prep
(accustom to [sth])far abituare a vtr
 If you have cats and you move house you need to keep the cats indoors for at least a few days to acclimatize them to their new home.
 Ho messo le mie piante all'ombra per farle abituare a condizioni di maggiore oscurità.
acclimatize [sb/sth] to [sth],
also UK: acclimatise [sb/sth] to [sth]
vtr + prep
(accustom to climate)abituarsi a, adattarsi a v rif
 Before planting out your young seedlings, take them out of the greenhouse for a short period, then increase each day, to acclimatize them to the colder conditions outdoors.
 Prima di interrare i vostri giovani germogli portateli fuori dalla serra per un breve periodo, poi sempre un po' di più ogni giorno in modo che si abituino alle temperature più fredde dell'esterno.
accommodate to vi + prep (adapt to)adattarsi a v rif
 If you have any special requests, we can accommodate to your needs.
 Se ha delle richieste particolari, possiamo adattarci ai suoi bisogni.
accommodate yourself (to [sth]) vtr + refltransitive verb and reflexive pronoun: Transitive verb with reflexive pronoun--for example, "Enjoy yourself." "They behaved themselves." formal (get used to [sth])abituarsi (a [qlcs]) v rif
accord [sth] to [sb] vtr + prep (grant)concedere vtr
  accordare vtr
 We hereby accord to the petitioner the relief that she requests.
 Con ciò concediamo alla richiedente l'aiuto da lei richiesto.
according to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (in the opinion of)secondo prep
 According to David, the concert was very good.
 Secondo David, il concerto è stato molto bello.
according to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (in the words of)a detta di
 According to Proudhon, property is theft!
 A detta di Proudhon, la proprietà è un furto!
according to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (in order determined by)secondo prep
  in base a prep
 The children lined up according to their height, from shortest to tallest.
 I bambini si misero in fila secondo la loro altezza, dal più basso al più alto.
according to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (as stated in)secondo prep
  in base a prep
 Make the bread according to the recipe.
 Preparate il pane secondo la ricetta.
according to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (in proportion to)secondo prep
  in base a prep
 Salaries are determined according to experience.
 Gli stipendi sono determinati in base all'esperienza.
according to custom exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (as is traditional)come da tradizione
 According to custom, the dinner must be on the first Sunday in June.
 Come da tradizione, la cena deve essere la prima domenica di giugno.
according to law exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (in agreement with law)nel rispetto della legge
 According to law, the website owner must check all materials published on it.
according to legend exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (in mythology)secondo la leggenda
 According to legend, the infants Romulus and Remus were suckled by a wolf.
 Secondo la leggenda i piccoli Romolo e Remo furono accuditi da una lupa.
according to legend exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (in popular myth or belief)secondo la leggenda
 According to legend, there is buried treasure on Cocos Island.
according to regulations exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (following official rules)secondo i regolamenti
  a norma di regolamento
 According to regulations, you cannot take lighter fluid on to an airplane.
 A norma di regolamento non si possono portare liquidi infiammabili a bordo di un aeromobile.
according to reports exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (as has been reported)secondo fonti giornalistiche
 According to reports, there has been a coup in Niger. Further details are not yet available.
according to the agreement exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (by the terms of the agreement)ai sensi dell'accordo
 According to the agreement, the buyer will purchase all the product that the seller can produce.
according to the contract exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (by the terms of the contract)come da contratto
 According to the contract you may take three days of bereavement leave for your uncle's funeral, but only one for your nephew's.
according to the letter advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (according to law)secondo la lettera, secondo la legge
 These laws are no longer obeyed according to the letter.
 Queste leggi non sono più rispettate secondo la legge.
according to the letter exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (word for word)testualmente, parola per parola
 Calvin interprets the biblical text according to the letter.
 Calvino interpreta il testo biblico parola per parola.
according to the rules exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (by the rules)secondo le regole, in base alle regole
  secondo il regolamento, in base al regolamento
 According to the rules, he had to be taken off the field.
according to the wishes of [sb],
according to [sb]'s wishes
exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
(what [sb] wants) (dopo la morte)secondo le volontà di [qlcn] loc avv
 According to her wishes, Margaret was buried next to her husband.
accountable to [sb] adj + prep (has to report to)responsabile agg
  che riferisce a [qlcn] loc agg
accrue to [sth] vi + prep (fall naturally to)maturare a favore di vtr
acculturate [sb] to [sth],
acculturate [sb] into [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(assimilate: into a culture)assimilarsi in [qlcs], integrarsi in [qlcs] vi
accustom [sb/sth] to [sth] vtr + prep (habituate)abituare [qlcn] a [qlcs] vtr
 Years of living in Morocco have accustomed me to hot weather.
 Anni di vita in Marocco mi hanno abituato al clima caldo.
ache to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (yearn, long to do)agognare di fare qcls, desiderare ardentemente di fare [qlcs], bramare di fare lqcs vtr
  (formale)anelare di fare [qlcs] vi
 When it's this cold, I ache to go to the Bahamas.
 Quando viene così freddo desidero ardentemente andare alle Bahamas.
acquiesce to [sth] vi + prep formal (consent: to a request)acconsentire a [qlcs] vi
 The principal finally acquiesced to the students' demands.
 Alla fine il preside ha acconsentito alle richieste degli studenti.
actuate [sb],
actuate [sb] to do [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(motivate [sb] to do [sth])spronare a, stimolare a vtr
adapt yourself to [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (get used to)abituarsi a v rif
  uniformarsi a v rif
adapt yourself to doing [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (get used to doing [sth])abituarsi a fare [qlcs] v rif
adapt yourself to [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (change to accommodate)adattarsi a v rif
adapt yourself to doing [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (change to accommodate)adattarsi a fare [qlcs] v rif
 You need to adapt yourself to living with other people.
 Devi adattarti a vivere con altri.
add to [sth] vi + prep (supplement)arricchire, accrescere, aumentare vtr
 Herbs will add to the flavour of the soup.
 Le erbe aromatiche arricchiranno il sapore della zuppa.
add [sth] to [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (contribute, enhance)aggiungere [qlcs] a [qlcs], dare [qlcs] a [qlcs], conferire [qlcs] a [qlcs] vtr
 Seasoning adds flavour to food.
 I condimenti aggiungono sapore al cibo.
add to [sth] vi + prep (increase)amplificare, aumentare, accrescere vtr
 The knowledge of how he died only added to his family's suffering.
 Venire a conoscenza della causa della morte è servito solo ad amplificare il dolore della famiglia.
add [sth] and/to [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (mathematics: calculate total) (matematica)sommare [qlcs] a [qlcs], sommare [qlcs] e [qlcs], aggiungere [qlcs] a [qlcs] vtr
  (matematica, informale)fare [qlcs] più [qlcs] vtr
 If you add one and six, the total is seven.
 Se sommi uno e sei, il totale è sette.
add [sth] to [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (join, put in)aggiungere [qlcs] a [qlcs] vtr
 Jim plans to add his work to the project.
 Jim ha intenzione di aggiungere il suo lavoro al progetto.
add fuel to the fire v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (exacerbate the issue)gettare benzina sul fuoco
 Shouting at angry pupils is only likely to add fuel to the fire.
 Gridare agli alunni arrabbiati non fa che gettare ulteriore benzina sul fuoco.
add insult to injury v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (make bad situation worse)aggiungere al danno la beffa vtr
  (idiomatico)oltre al danno la beffa
 They got lost in the woods. Then, to add insult to injury, they were out of food.
 Si sono persi nel bosco, e poi oltre al danno la beffa: hanno finito le provviste.
add [sth] onto [sth],
add on [sth] to [sth]
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(charge in addition)addebitare vtr
  (denaro, al conto)aggiungere vtr
  caricare su vtr
 This restaurant automatically adds a service charge onto the bill.
add [sth] onto [sth],
add on [sth] to [sth]
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(append)aggiungere/attaccare [qlcs] a [qlcs] vtr
add up to [sth] vi phrasal + prep (total)ammontare a vi
  totalizzare vtr
  equivalere a vi
 The opposite sides of a die add up to seven.
 I lati opposti di un dado equivalgono a sette.
add up to [sth] vi phrasal + prep figurative (indicate, lead to)portare a vi
 The evidence adds up to a clear attempt to steal the goods.
 Le prove portano a un chiaro tentativo di rubare la merce.
address [sth] to [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (indicate mail is intended for [sb])indirizzare [qlcs] a [qlcn] vtr
 Joyce addressed the letter to her sister.
 Joyce ha indirizzato la lettera a sua sorella.
address [sth] to [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (remark: say to [sb])far notare [qlcs] a [qlcn], indirizzare [qlcs] a [qlcn] vtr
 O'Neill addressed his remarks to the business owners in the audience.
 O'Neil ha indirizzato le sue osservazioni agli imprenditori presenti nel pubblico.
address [sth] to [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (consign, entrust)consegnare [qlcs] a [qlcn], affidare [qlcs] a [qlcn] vtr
 The cargo was addressed to the freight forwarder.
 Il carico è stato consegnato allo spedizioniere merci.
address [sth] to [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (computers: direct data to) (informatica)indirizzare [qlcs] a [qlcs] vtr
 The server addressed the data to the mainframe.
 Il server ha indirizzato i dati all'elaboratore centrale.
be addressed to [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (mail: be intended for [sb](lettera)essere indirizzato a vi
 This letter is addressed to you.
 Questa lettera è indirizzata a te.
adhere to [sth] vi + prep (stick to)aderire a vi
 Mud adhered to the tires of the truck.
 Il fango ha aderito alle gomme del camion.
adhere to [sth] vi + prep figurative (rules: abide by, follow)obbedire a vi
  (regole)seguire, rispettare vtr
 If you don't adhere to the rules, you will be in trouble.
 Se non rispetti (or: segui) le regole, ti caccerai nei guai.
adhere [sth] to [sth] vtr + prep (make [sth] stick)attaccare vtr
  far aderire vtr
 Please adhere the poster to the other side of the door.
 Per favore, attacca il poster sull'altro lato della porta.
adjacent to [sth] adj + prep (beside [sth])accanto a [qlcs], adiacente a [qlcs] prep
 A modern skyscraper is adjacent to the historical church.
 C'è un moderno grattacielo accanto alla chiesa storica.
adjourn to [sth] vi + prep (move to another place) (verso un luogo)spostarsi in v rif
 The men adjourned to the living room for brandy and cigars.
 Gli uomini si spostarono nel soggiorno per brandy e sigari.
adjure [sb] to do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (appeal or command: [sb] to do [sth])comandare solennemente, esortare solennemente vtr
adjust to [sth] vi + prep ([sb]: adapt, get used to [sth])adattarsi a v rif
 Dexter found it impossible to adjust to an office job.
 Per Dexter è impossibile adattarsi ad un lavoro d'ufficio.
adjust to [sth] vi + prep ([sth]: can be modified)adattarsi a v rif
 The seatbelt adjusts to the desired length using this buckle.
 La cintura di sicurezza si adatta alla lunghezza desiderata per mezzo di questa fibbia.
admission to the Bar nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (law: pass Bar exam)ammissione all'albo nf
Nota: Avviene come conseguenza del buon esito dell'esame di stato.
admit to [sth] vi + prep (confess to: a crime) (crimini)confessare, ammettere vtr
 Cross admitted to the theft of the money.
 Cross ha ammesso di aver sottratto il denaro.
admit to [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (acknowledge: feelings)ammettere vtr
  riconoscere vtr
 Dave had admitted to being jealous of his younger brother.
 Dave aveva ammesso di essere geloso di suo fratello minore.
admit [sb] to [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." often passive (place in an institution) (in struttura sanitaria)ricoverare [qlcn] in [qlcs] vtr
 Have you ever been admitted to a hospital?
 Sei mai stato ricoverato in ospedale?
admit [sth] to [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (confess)confessare [qlcs] a [qlcn], ammettere [qlcs] a [qlcn] vtr
 He admitted to the police that he was the murderer.
 Ha confessato alla polizia di essere l'assassino.
admit [sb] to [sth],
admit [sb] into [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(allow entry) (far entrare)ammettere vtr
 The night watchman has to go to the door to admit you into the building.
 Il guardiano notturno deve presentarsi alla porta per ammettervi nell'edificio.
admit [sb] to [sth],
admit [sb] into [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(as a member) (a un club, a una scuola, ecc.)ammettere [qlcn] a [qlcs], ammettere [qlcn] in [qlcs] vtr
 He was admitted into the golf club as a member.
 È stato ammesso come membro al golf club.
admit to [sth] vi + prep formal, UK (door, gate: provide access to) (dare accesso)dare accesso vi
 The gate admits to the courtyard.
 Il cancello dà accesso al cortile.
admit to [sb] that vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (confess)confessare a [qlcn] che vtr
 Jones admitted to the police that he had been involved in the criminal enterprise.
 Jones ha confessato il suo coinvolgimento nell'organizzazione criminale.
admonish [sb] to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (warn [sb] about doing [sth])invitare con forza a fare [qlcs] vtr
  ammonire vtr
 The judge admonished the witness to tell the truth.
 Il giudice invita il testimone con forza a dire la verità.
advert to [sth/sb] viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (turn your attention to)rivolgersi verso [qlcn] v rif
advert to [sth/sb] viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (make reference to)fare riferimento a [qlcs] vtr
advise [sb] to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (counsel [sb] to do)consigliare a [qlcn] di fare [qlcs], consigliare [qlcs] a [qlcn] vtr
  suggerire a [qlcn] di fare [qlcs], suggerire [qlcs] a [qlcn] vtr
 I advised him to eat before the flight.
 Gli ho consigliato di mangiare prima del volo.
affiance [sb] to [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." archaic (betroth)far fidanzare [qlcn] con [qlcn] vtr
affiance yourself to [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." archaic (become engaged to marry)fidanzarsi con v rif
affix [sth] to [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (stick, attach)attaccare vtr
  applicare vtr
  affiggere vtr
 Remember to affix sufficient postage to your envelope.
 Non dimenticate di applicare alla busta l'affrancatura necessaria.
afford to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (have enough money) (economicamente)permettersi di fare [qlcs] v rif
Nota: "Afford" in this sense usually follows a derivative of "can."
 Now that I'm unemployed I can't afford to go on holiday.
 Ora che sono disoccupato non posso permettermi di andare in vacanza.
afford to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (be able to do) (essere in grado)permettersi di fare [qlcs] v rif
  essere in grado di fare [qlcs] vi
Nota: "Afford" in this sense usually follows a derivative of "can."
 The army cannot afford to fight on two fronts at once.
 L'esercito non può permettersi di combattere su due fronti contemporaneamente.
afford to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (risk) (rischiare)permettersi vtr
Nota: "Afford" in this sense usually follows a derivative of "can" or "be able to."
 He can't afford to let her speak badly of him.
 Non può permettersi che lei parli male di lui in giro.
affront to [sth/sb] nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. ([sth] that offends)affronto a nm
 Samantha took the remarks as an affront to her family.
 Samantha prese le osservazioni come un affronto alla sua famiglia.
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