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WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2017:

Principal Translations/Traduzioni principali
ItalianoInglese
porre vtr (mettere)put, place, lay vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
porre vtr (fissare)set, establish, fix vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Dobbiamo porci degli obiettivi.
 We need to establish some objectives.
porre vtr (supporre, immaginare)suppose vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  imagine vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  in the event that exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Poniamo che il fiume straripi: sarà necessario evacuare le case vicine?
 Suppose that the river overflows; will it be necessary to evacuate the nearby houses?
 In the event that the river overflows: will it be necessary to evacuate the nearby houses?
porre vtr domanda, attenzione (rivolgere)pay vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  pose vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Poni attenzione a quello che sto per dire.
 Pay attention to what I'm about to say.
 I would like to pose a question.
porre vtr anche figurato (piantare) (also figurative)plant vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Se poni un seme di speranza il mondo migliorerà.
 If you plant a seed of hope, the world will get better.
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WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2017:

Compound Forms/Forme composte
ItalianoInglese
cercare di porre rimedio a try to find a solution to vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
porre al bando ban vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
porre grande attenzione a pay close attention to vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
porre in essere bring about, implement vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
porre in evidenza highlight, show, demonstrate vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
porre l'accento vtremphasise, highlight, stress vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (US)emphasize vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
porre le basi do the groundwork, lay the foundations v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
porre mano a deal with v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  handle vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
porre particolare attenzione a pay specific attention to v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
porre un argine  (figurative, restrict)clamp down on [sth], hold [sth] back, stem [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (literally, water, river)build an embankment vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
porre una condizione impose a condition v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
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