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1500 WORDS ITALIAN-ENGLISH DICTIONARY
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1500 WORDS ITALIAN-ENGLISH DICTIONARY

Irregular verbs are identified by giving the first person singular conjugation (Present Tense).

A

a: to; in (a city)

abbassare: to lower (something)

abbastanza: quite/enough

abitare: to live (in a place)/to dwell

a buon mercato: cheap/cheaply

accanto a: next to

accappatoio (m): bathrobe

accendino (m): lighter (cigarette)

Accidenti!: Dam it!

acciuga (f): anchovy

acido (m): acid

acqua (f): water

acqua corrente: running water

acqua gelata: ice water

acqua imbottigliata: bottled water

acqua minerale: mineral water

addome (m): abdomen

adesso: now

a destra: to, on the right

aereoplano (m); airplane

aeroporto (m): airport

afferrare: to grasp

affogamento (m): drowning

affrancatura (f): postage

agenzia (f) (di) automobili da noleggio car rental office

aggiustare: to fix

agosto (m): August

aiutare: to help

Aiuto!: Help!

albergo (m): hotel

albero (m): tree

allacciare: to fasten (seat belt)

allentare: to loosen

allora: then! therefore

al massimo: as much as possible

almeno: at least alto: tall

altrimenti: otherwise  

altro: other

alzarsi: to get up/to stand up

amare: to love

ambasciata (f): embassy

americano (m): American

amica (f): friend

amico (m): friend

amore (m): love

anche: also/too/even

ancora: again/still

andare, vado: to go

andata e ritorno: round trip

anello (m): ring

animale (m): animal

anno (m): year

antipasto (m): appetizer (-s)

antipatico: unpleasant (a person)

aperto: open

a piedi: on foot

apparecchiatura (f): equipment

applicare: to apply

appuntamento (m): date/appointment

aprile (m): April

aprire: to open

argento (m): silver

arrabbiarsi: to become angry

arrivare: to arrive

arrivederci : good-bye (fam)

arrivederLa: good-bye (polite)

asciugamano (m): towel

asciugare: to dry -

asciugatrice (f): dryer (clothes)

asciutto: dry

a sinistra: to the left

asparagi (m): asparagus

aspettare: to wait for

aspirina (f): aspirin

assegno (m): check

assicurarsi: to make sure

assicurazione (f): insurance

assistente (m and f) di volo: hostess! steward

Attenzione!: Be careful!

atterraggio: landing (plane)

attrezzatura (f): equipment

attrezzature igieniche: toilet articles

attrice (f): actress

autista (m and f): driver

autoambulanza (f): ambulance

Australia: Australia

austriaco (m): Austrian

autobus (m): bus

automobile (f): automobile

autorimessa (f): garage

autostrada: highway

autunno (m): autumn

avere, ho: to have

avere bisogno di: to need

avere caldo: to be hot/to be warm

avere fame: to be hungry

avere freddo: to be cold

avere fretta: to be in a hurry

avere paura: to be afraid

avere ragione: to be right

avere sete: to be thirsty

avere sonno: to be sleepy

avere torto: to be wrong

avvelenamento (m): poisoning

azzurro: blue

 

B

bacio (m): kiss

baffi (m): moustache

bagno (m): bathroom

ballare: to dance

bambina (f): female child

bambino (m): male child

banca (f): bank

bandiera (f): flag

bar (m): bar

barattolo (m): jar/can

barba (f): beard

barbiere (m): barber

barzelletta (f): joke (spoken)

basso: short

Belgio (m): Belgium

Beato te! : Happy you

bello: beautiful

benda (f): bandage or dressing (large)

bene: well

benzina (f): gas,

bere, bevo: to drink

berretto (m): cap

bettolino (m): canteen

bevanda (f): drink

bevanda (f) alcolica: alcoholic beverage or drink

bianco: white

bibita (f): drink

bicchiere (m): glass (drinking)

bicicletta (f): bicycle

biglietteria (f): ticket counter

biglietto (m): ticket/banknote

biondo: blond

biro (f): ballpoint pen

birra (f): beer

biscotto (m): biscuit/cookie

bistecca (f): steak

blocchetto (m): writing pad

bocca (f): mouth

borsa (f): purse

borsaiolo (m): pickpocket

borsetta (f): small purse

bottega (f): small store

bottiglia (f): bottle

bottone (m): button

braccialetto (m): bracelet

braccio (m): arm

bravo: good (at something)

brodo (m): broth

brutto: ugly

buco (m): hole

bugia (f): lie

buon affare (f): good deal

Buon appetito!: Good appetite!

Buon divertimento!: Have a good time!

Buon giorno: hello/good day/good morning

Buon pomeriggio: good afternoon

Buon viaggio!: Have a good trip!

Buona fortuna!: Good luck!

Buona notte!: good night

Buona sera!: good evening

buono: good

burrascoso: stormy

burro (m): butter

busta (f): envelope

 

C

cabina (f) telefonica: phone booth

cadere: to fall

caffè (m): coffee

caffellatte (m): coffee with milk

caffè solubile: instant coffee

calamaro (m): squid

calcio (m): soccer

calendario (m): calendar

calvo: bald

calza (f): stocking

calzino (m): sock

calzolaio (m): shoemaker

cambiare: to change/to exchange money/ to make change

cambio (m): money exchange

camera (f): hotel room/bedroom

cameriera (f): maid/waitress

cameriere (m): waiter

camicetta (f): blouse

camicia (f): shirt

camicia da notte: nightgown

camion (m): truck

camminare: to walk

campeggio (m): camping

camper (m): camper

Canada (m): Canada

cane (m): dog

cantare: to sing

capelli (m): hair

capi (m) di vestiario: articles of clothing

capire, capisco: to understand

capodanno (m): New Year’s

cappello (m): hat

cappotto (m): overcoat

caramella (f): piece of candy

carie (f): cavity

carne (f): meat

carne dagnello (m): lamb (meat)

carne di vitello (m): veal (meat)

carrozzeria (f): body of a car

carta (f): paper

carta da lettere: stationery

carta di credito: credit card

carta dimbarco: boarding pass

cartello (m) indicatore: signpost

cartoleria (f): stationery store

cartolina (f): postcard

casa (f): house

casco (m): hair dryer

cassetta (f) di pronto soccorso: first-aid kit

cassetta per le lettere: mailbox

cassiere (m): cashier/teller

cavare: to remove (tooth)

cavatappi (m): corkscrew/bottle opener

C’è: there is

cena (f): dinner

centralinista (m and f): telephone operator

cercare: to look/to search for

cerotto (m): (adhesive) bandage

certo: certain/certainly

che: what/that/which/who

Che cosa: what

Che data è?: What date is it?

Che fai di bello?: What are you doing?/What’s new?

Che noia!: What a bore!

Che ora è?/Che ore sono?: What time is it?

chi: who

chiamare: to call

chiamarsi: to be named/to call oneself

chiave (f): key

chiedere: to ask (for)

chilometro (m): kilometer

chiosco: kiosk

chitarra (f): guitar

ciao: hi/bye

cibo (m): food

ciclismo (m): bicycling

Cina (f): China

cinema (m): movie theater/movies

cinese: Chinese

cintura (f): belt

cintura di sicurezza: seat belt

cioccolata (f): chocolate

ciondolo (m): charm

città (f): city

cliente (m and f): customer

colazione: breakfast

collo (m): neck

colore (m): color

colpo (m) di calore: heat stroke

coltello (m): knife

comandante (m): captain/pilot

come: how

Come al solito: as usual

Come si chiama?: What is your name?

Come sta?: How are you? (polite)

Come stai?: How are you? (familiar)

cominciare: to begin/to start

commesso: male clerk

comodo: comfortable

compilare: to fill out

compleanno: birthday

comprare: to buy con: with

conduttore (m): train conductor/bus driver

confetteria (f): candy shop

conoscenza (f): acquaintance (of people)

conoscere: to know/to be familiar with

consistere: to consist

contanti (m): cash

conto (m): bill/account

controllare: to check

convemtitore (m): converter

coperta (f): blanket

corpo (m): body

cortese: courteous

cosa (f): thing

così: so

costare: to cost

cotoletta (f): cutlet

cotone (m): cotton

crampo (m) muscolare: muscle cramp

cravatta (f): tie

credere: to believe

crescere: to grow

cretino (m): idiot

cucchiaio (m): spoon

cucire, cucio: to sew

cugino (m): cousin (male)

culturale: cultural

cuscino (m): pillow

 

D

da: from/at/(to)

d’accordo: okay

danese: Danish

danno (m): damage

danzare: to dance

dare, do: to give

dare la mancia: to give, leave a tip

davanti: in front of

decidere: to decide

decollo (m): take-off (plane)

del pomemiggio (m): of the afternoon

denaro (m): money

dente (m): tooth

dentifricio (m): toothpaste

Desidera?: Can I help you?

desiderare: to desire/to want

desinenza (f): ending

dessert: dessert

destra: right

di: of

diamante (m): diamond

diapositiva (f): slide

diarrea (f): diarrhea

dicembre (m): December

difficile: hard

di lusso: expensive/luxurious

di mattina: A.M. /of the morning

di moda: fashionable/in style

di solito: usually

dimenticare: to forget

dipendere (da): to depend (on)

dire, dico: to say

direttamente: directly

direttissimo (m): fast train

diretto (m): through train

direttore (m): manager

diritto: straight ahead

diritto di precedenza: right of way

disco (m): record

discussione (f): discussion/argument

di sera: P.M./Of the evening

disinfettante (m): disinfectant

di solito: usually

dispiacere: to dislike/to be sorry

disturbi (m) minori: minor annoyances

dito (m): finger

ditta (f): business, factory

diventare: to become

divertimento (m): entertainment

divertirsi: to enjoy oneself

documento (m): document

dogana (f): customs

doganiere (m): customs officer

dollaro (m): dollar

dolce: sweet

dolore (m): pain

domanda (f): question

domani: tomorrow

domenica: Sunday

donna (f): woman

dopo: after

dormire: to sleep

d'oro: golden

dottore (m): doctor dove: where

dovere, devo: to have to

dozzina (f): dozen

dramma (m): drama

dubbio (m): doubt

durante: during

 

E

e: and

eccezione (f): exception

ecco: here is/there is

edificio (m): building

elenco (m) telefonico: phone book

elettricità (f): electricity

enoteca (f): wine shop/wine dealer

entrare: to enter

erba (f): grass, herb

errore (m): error

escursione (f): hiking

esame (m): exam, test

esempio (m): example

essere, sono: to be

essere in ritardo: to be late

est (m): east

estate (m): summer

evitare: to avoid

 

F

fabbrica (f): factory

fa caldo: it is hot/warm

facchino (m): porter

faccia (f): face

facile: easy

fa freddo: it is cold

fa fresco: it is cool/chilly

famiglia (f): family

fame (f): hunger

famoso: famous

fantastico: fantastic

fare, faccio: to do/to make

fare attenzione: to pay attention

fare il biglietto: to buy a ticket (train, plane)

fare il pieno: to fill up with gas

fare la dieta: to be on a diet

fare la spesa: to shop (usually for food)

farmacia (f): pharmacy/drugstore

farsi la barba: to shave

fa un freddo gelido: it is freezing

fazzoletto (m): handkerchief

febbraio (m): February

febbre (f): temperature/fever

ferita (f): wound

fermata (f): stop

ferro (m) da stiro: iron (clothes)

ferrovia (f): railway

festa (f): holiday/party

fiammifero (m): match

figlia (f): daughter

figlio (m): son

finalmente: finally

fine (f): end

finestra (f): window

finire, finisco: to finish

fiore (m): flower

firmare: to sign

fiume (m): river

forbici (f): scissors

forchetta (f): fork

formaggio (m): cheese

formare il numero: to dial

forse: maybe

fortuna (f): luck

foto (f): print/photo

fotografia (f): photograph

Francia (f): France

fra: among, between

francobollo (m): stamp

fratello (f): brother

frattura (f): fracture

freddo: cold

freno (m): (car) brake

fresco: fresh

in fretta: in a hurry

frittata (f): omelet

frutta (f): fruit

fruttivendolo (m): produce market/fruit vendor

fumare: to smoke

fungo (m): mushroom

funzionare: to work (function)

fuoco (m): fire

fuori: out/outside

futuro (m): future

 

G

gamba (f): leg

gamberetto (m): prawn

garza (f): gauze

gatto (m): cat

gelato (m): ice cream

generoso: generous

gennaio: January

gente (f): people

gentile: kind/gentle

Germania (f): Germany

gettone (m): token

già: already/yet

giacca (f): jacket

giallo: yellow

Giappone (m): Japan

giocare: to play

gioielliere (m): jeweler

giornale (m): newspaper

giornalista (m and f): journalist

giorno (m): day

giovane: young

giovedì: Thursday

giradischi (m): record player

giudice (m): judge

giugno (m): June

gnocchi (m): dumplings

gola (f): throat

gonna (f): skirt

grammo (m): gram

grande: big

grave: serious

grazie: thank you

grazie mille: thanks a million

grigio: gray

gruppo (m): group

guanto (m): glove

guardare: to look at

guidare: to drive

gusto (m): taste

 

I

idea (f): idea

identità (f): identity

ieri: yesterday

imbecille (m and f): imbecile/idiot

imparare: to learn

impaziente: impatient

impermeabile (m): raincoat

impiegato (m) di banca: bank employee

impiombatura (f): filling (tooth)

importante: important

impossibile: impossible

in: in (a country)/into (a country)/to (a country)

In carrozza!: All aboard!

incassare un assegno: to cash a check

incidente (m): accident

incontrare: to meet

incredibile: incredible

incrocio (m): intersection

indicare: to indicate/to point out

indirizzo (m): address

indossare: to put on (clothes)

infarto (m) cardiaco: heart attack

infermiera (f): nurse (female)

infermiere (m): nurse (male)

infine: lastly/finally

influenza (f): flu

infortunato: victim/injured person

Inghilterra (f): England

inghiottire, inghiottisco: to swallow

inglese: English

innamorato: in love

insalata (f): salad

insieme: together

intelligente: intelligent

interessante: interesting

intorno: around

invece: instead

inverno (m): winter

invitare: to invite sb.

invito (m): invitation

io: I

ipotesi (f): hypothesis

isola (f): island

isolato (m): block (street)

Italia (f): Italy

 

L

: there

lacca (f) per capelli: hairspray

laccio (m) emostatico: tourniquet

ladro (m): thief

lago (m): lake

lamentarsi: to complain

lamentela (f): complaint

lametta (f): razor blade

lampada (f): lamp

lasciare: to leave (something)

latte (m): milk

latteria (f): dairy

lattuga (f): lettuce

lavanderia (f): laundry

lavanderia a secco: dry cleaning

lavare: to wash

lavatrice (f): (clothes) washer

lavorare: to work

leggere: to read

leggero: light

legno (m): wood

lei : she

Lei: you (polite)

lento: slow

lentamente: slowly

lenzuolo (m): bed sheet

lettera (f): letter

: there

libro (m): book

libretto (m) di assegni: check book

limite (m) di velocità: speed limit

limone (m): lemon

linea (f) aerea: airline company

lingua (f): language, tongue

liquido (m): liquid

litro (m): liter

lontano: far

loro: they/them

luglio (m): July

lui: he/him

luna (f): moon

lunedì: Monday

lungo: long

 

M

ma: but

maccheroni (m): macaroni

macchia (f): spot

macchina (f): car

macchina fotografica: camera

macellaio: butcher

madre (f): mother

maggio (m): May

maglia (f): sweater

maglietta (f): T-shirt

mai: ever/never

malale (m): pork

maleducato: rude

mancia (f): tip

mandare: to send

mangiare, mangio: to eat

mano (f): hand

mantenere: to keep

manzo (m): beef

marciapiede (m): sidewalk

marcio: rotten

marito (m): husband

marmeltata (f): marmalade

martedì: Tuesday

marzo : March

mascara : mascara

massaggiare: to massage

matita (f): pencil

mattina (f): morning

medico (m): doctor

meglio: better

melodia (f): melody

melone (m): cantaloupe

meno: minus/less

Meno male!: Thank goodness!/Thank heavens!

mentre: while

menu (m): menu

mercato (m): market

mercoledì: Wednesday

mese (m): month

messa (f) in piega: set (hair)

Messico (m): Mexico

metallo (m): metal

metropolitana (f): subway

mettere: to put

mettersi: to put on (clothes)

mezza: half (hour)

mezzanotte (f): midnight

mezzo: half

mezzogiorno (m): noon

mi chiamo: my name is

microbo (m): germ/bacteria

mi displace: I’m sorry

minestra (f): soup

misura (f): size

modulo (m): form (to fill out)

moglie (f): wife

molto: a lot/much/very

momento (m): moment

monumento (m): monument

morso (m) di serpente: snake bite

motore (m): motor

multa (f) per eccesso di velocità: speeding ticket

museo (m): museum

musica (f): music

musicassetta (f): cassette

mutande (f): underwear

 

N

nascondere: to hide

naso (m): nose

nastro (m) adesivo: tape (transparent)

nastro magnetico: tape (recording)

Natale (m): Christmas

naturalmente: naturally

: not even, neither

neanche: not even

necessario: necessary

negozio (m): store

negozio di abbigliamento: clothing store

negozio di articoli da regalo: gift shop

negozio di generi alimentari: grocery store

nemico (m): enemy

nero: black

nessuno: no one

neve (f): snow

nevicata: snowfall

niente: nothing no: no

nipote (m/f): nephew/niece

no: no

noi: we/us

noioso: boring

noleggiare: to rent (a vehicle)

nome (m): name

Non c’è di che.: Don’t mention it.

Non importa.: It doesn’t matter.

nonna (f): grandmother

nonno (m): grandfather

nord (m): north

normale: normal

norvegese: Norwegian

notte (f): night

novembre (m): November

nulla: nothing

numero (m): number

nuotatore (m): swimmer

nuoto (m): swimming

nuovo: new

nuvola (f): cloud

 

0

0: or

occhiali: eyeglasses

occhio (m): eye

odore (m): odor/smell

offrire: to offer

oggetto (m): object

oggi: today

ogni: each/every

ognuno: each one

olandese: Dutch

olio (m): oil

oliva (f): olive

ombra (f): shade

ombrello (m): umbrella

onesto: honest

opera (f): opera

operaio (m): worker, blue collar

ora (f): hour/time of day

ora: now

ora di punta: rush hour

orario (m): schedule

ordine (m): order

orecchino (m): earring

orecchio (m): ear

oro (m): gold

orologeria (f): watchmaker’s shop

orologio (m): watch (timepiece)

ospedale (m): hospital

ospite (m): host

ottobre (m): October

ovest (m): west

 

P

pacco (m): package

padre (m): father

paese (m): country/village

pagaia (f): paddle

pagare, pago: to pay pane (m): bread

paio (m): pair

pane tostato: toasted bread

panificio (m): bakery

panino (m) dolce: sweet roll

panni (m): clothes

pannolino (m): diaper

pantaloni (m): pants

papa: dad

parcheggio (m): parking

parlare: to speak

parrucchiere (m): hair dresser/ beauty shop

partenza (f): departure

particolare: particular

partire: to leave/to depart

Pasqua (f): Easter

passaggio (m) pedonale: pedestrian crossing

passaporto (m): passport

passeggero (m): passenger

pasticceria (f): bakery

pasto (m): meal

patata (f): potato

patente (f) di guida: driver’s licence

pazienza (f): patience

pazzo: crazy

pelle (f): skin

pellicola (f): film

penna (f): pen

pensare: to think

Penso di sì.: I think so.

pepe (m): pepper

per: for/through

perché: why/because

per favore: please

perfetto: perfect

permanente (f): permanent (hair)

però: however

persona (f): person

pesce (m): fish

pescheria (f): fish shop

peso (m): weight

pettine (m): comb

piacere, piaccio: to like/ to be pleasing to

piano (m): floor (level)

piano: slow/soft

pianta (f): plant

piatto (m): plate

piazza (f): square (city)

piccante: spicy

piccolo: small

piede (m): foot

pieno: full

pila (f) tascabile: flashlight/battery

pilota (m and f): pilot

piove: it is raining

più: more/plus

pneumatico (m): tire

poco: little/a bit

poi: then

polacco: Polish

polizia (f): police

pollo (m): chicken/poultry

polmone (m): lung

polpettina (f): meatball

polvere (f): powder/dust

pomata (f): ointment

pomeriggio (m): afternoon

popolare: popular

porta (f): door

portafoglio (m): wallet

portare: to bring/to carry/to wear

posta (f): mail

postino (m): postman

posto (m): place

povero: poor

potere, posso: to be able to

pranzo (m): meal

preferire, preferisco: to prefer

pregare: to beg someone

prego: you’re welcome

prelevare: to withdraw

premere: to press

prendere: to take

prenotazione (f): reservation

preoccuparsi: to worry

preparare: to prepare

presentare: to introduce someone

pressione (f) sanguigna: blood pressure

prestito (m): loan

previsioni (f) meteorologiche: weather forecast

prezzo (m): price

prima: (at) first

primavera (f): spring

principale: main/principle

procedere: to proceed

profondo: deep

profumo (m): perfume

pronto: hello

pronto (m) soccorso: first aid

proprietario (m): owner

proprio: really/truly

prosciutto (m): Italian ham

prossimo: next

provarsi: to try on

provvisorio: temporary

pubblico (m): public

pulire, pulisco: to clean

pulito: clean

pulman (m): autobus

pulmino (m): van (passenger)

puntura (f): needle (hypodermic)

purtroppo: unfortunately

 

Q

quaderno (m): workbook

quadro (m): painting

qualcosa: something

qualcuno: someone

quale: which (one)

quando: when

quanto: how much

Quanto costa?: How much does it cost 

quattro: four

quattordici: fourteen

quarto (m): quarter

e un quarto: past the hour

meno un quarto: to the hour

questo: this

qui: here

quindici: fifteen

 

R

radio (f): radio

raffermo: stale

raffreddore (m): cold (sickness)

ragazza (f): girl

ragazzo (m): boy

rammendare: to mend

rapido (m): express train

rasoio (m): straight razor

re (m); king

regalo (m): gift

reggiseno (m): bra

registratore (m): tape recorder

respirare: to breathe

resto (m): (money) change

rete (f): network

ricco: rich

ricevere: to receive

ricevuta (f): receipt

ricordare: to remember

ricordo (m): souvenir

riempire: to fill out

riparazioni (f): repair services

ripetere: to repeat

riprendere i sensi: to recover one’s senses

rispondere: to answer

ristorante (m): restaurant

rivista (f): magazine

rompere: to break

rosa: pink

rossetto (m): lipstick/rouge

rosso: red

rotto: broken

rubare: to steal

rubino (m): ruby

rumore (m): noise

russare: to snore

Russia (f): Russia

 

S

sabato: Saturday

salame (m): salami, sausage

sale (m): salt

salire, salgo: to get on

salute (f): health

Salute!: Bless you

saluto (m): greeting

salvare: to save

sandalo (m): sandal

sangue (m): blood

sanguinare: to bleed

sapere, so: to know something

sapone (m): soap

sapore (f): taste

sbagliare: to be wrong/to make mistake

sbaglio (m): mistake/error

sbrigarsi: to hurry up

scala (f) mobile: escalator

scarpa (f): shoe

scatola (f): box

scatoletta (f): can

scendere: to get off / to go down

scherzare: to joke

scherzo (m): prank/joke

schiena (f): back

sciacquare: to rinse

sciarpa (f): scarf

sciopero (m): strike

scompartimento (m): compartment (train)

scrivere: to write

Mi scusi: excuse me

sdraiato: lying down

secchio (m): bucket

sedersi, siedo: to sit down

sedile (m): seat of a vehicle

segnali (m) stradali: road signs

seguente: next

seguire: to follow

semaforo (m): traffic light

sempre: always

senso unico: one way

sentiero (m): path

sentire: to hear

sentirsi: to feel

senza: without

sera (f): evening

servo (m): servant

seta (f): silk

settembre (m): September

settimana (f): week

sgonfio: flat (tire)

shampoo (m): shampoo

: yes

sicuro: sure

sigaretta (f): cigarette

signora (f): Mrs/Ms. /madam/lady

signore (m): Mr/sir/gentleman

signorina (f): Miss/Ms/young lady

silenzio (m): silence

simile: similar

simpatico: nice

smalto (m) per le unghie: nail polish

smeraldo (m): emerald

soccorso (m): help

soccorso medico: medical help

pronto soccorso: emergency

soffiare: to blow

soffrire: to suffer

sogno (m): dream

sogni d'oro: sweet dreams

soldato (m): soldier

soldi (m): money

sole (m): sun

solo: only

soluzione (f): solution

sonno (m): sleep

sono nato/a (m/f): I was born

sopportare: to bear, to stand sb.

sorella (f): sister

sorpresa (f): surprise

sotto: under

sottotitolo (m): subtitle

sottoveste (f): slip (garment)

souvenir (m): souvenir

spada (f): sword

spaghetti (m): spaghetti

Spagna (f): Spain

spago (m): string

spalla (f): shoulder

spazzola (f): hairbrush

spazzolare: to brush

spazzolino (m) da denti: toothbrush

specchio (m): mirror

spedire, spedisco: to send

spegnere: to turn off

spendere: to spend

spento: off

fare la spesa: to do the shoping

spesso: often

spettacolo (m): show

spiaggia (f): beach

spilla: broach

spilla di sicurezza: safety pin

spina (f): plug

spinaci (m): spinach

spingere: to push

sporco: dirty

sportello (m): teller’s window/ car door

sposa (f): the bride

sposare: to marry

spostare: to move something

squisito: delicious

Sta’ zitto!: Be quiet!

stagione (f): season

stanza (f): room stare,

stare: to stay

stare attento: to be careful

stare bene a: to suit

stasera: tonight

Stati (m) Uniti: United States

stazione (f) di servizio: service station

stazione ferroviaria: train station

stecca (f): splint

stella (f): star

sterilizzato: sterilized

stesso: the same

stipendio (m): salary

stirare: to iron

stivale (m): boot

stomaco (m): stomach

strada (f): street

strano: strange

straniero: foreigner

studente (m): student

studiare: to study

stufa (f): heater

stuzzicadenti (m): toothpick

su: on

subito: right away

succedere: to happen

succhiare: to suck

succo d’arancia: orange juice

succo di pomodoro: tomato juice

sud (m): south

suocera (f): mother in low

suocero (m): father in low

superare: to pass

supermercato (m): supermarket

surgelato: frozen

svedese: Swedish

sveglia (f): alarm clock

svegliarsi: to wake up

svelare: to uncover

svenimento (m): fainting

svenire: to faint

Svizzera (f): Switzerland

svuotare: to empty

 

T

tabaccheria (f): tobacco store

tacco (m): heel

tacquino (m): notebook

tagliare: to cut

talco (m): talcum powder

tampone (m): sanitary pad

tanto: a lot/much/very

targa (f): license plate

tartina (f): open sandwich

tasca (f): pocket

tassi (m): taxi

tavola (f): table

tazza (f): cup

(m): tea

teatro (m): theater

tedesco: German

telefonare: to phone

telefonata: phone call

telefonata interurbana: long-distance call

telefono (m): phone

telegramma (m): telegram

televisore (m): television

tempo (m): weather/time (in a general sense)

tenda (f): tent

tenere, tengo: to hold

tennis (m): tennis

termometro (m): thermometer

terra (f): earth, land

tesoro (m): treasure

tessera (f): ID, PASS

tessuto (m): material

testa (f): head

testo (m): text

tetto (m): roof

toccare (irreg): to touch

togliere, tolgo: to take out

togliersi, mi tolgo: to take off (clothes)

toletta (f): rest room/toilet

tornare: to return/to go back

torta (f): cake

avere torto: to be wrong

tosse (f): cough

tovagliolo (m): napkin

traffico (m): traffic

tragedia (f): tragedy

traghetto (m): ferry boat

trattamento (m) (alla faccia): facial massage

trattoria (f): restaurant (small)

tredici: thirteen

treno (m): train

trenta: thirty

troppo: too much

trota (f): trout

trovare: to find

trucco (m): makeup

tu : you (fam)

tuona: it is thundering

turco: Turkish

turno (m): turn

tuta (f) sportiva: sweat shirt

tutti: everyone

tutto: all/everything

è tutto a posto: everything is okay

 

U

ufficio (m) postale: post office

uguale: same (the)/equal

ultimo: last

ultimo grido (m): latest style

un po’ di: a bit of

undici: eleven

uomo (m): man

uovo (m): egg

urgente: urgent

uscire, esco: to go out

uscita di sicurezza: emergency exit

ustione (f): burn

utensile (m) da cucina: cooking utensil

utile: usefull

utilitaria (f): compact car

uva (f): grapes

 

V

va bene: okay

vacanza (f): vacation

valigia (f): suitcase

valuta (f): exchange rate/currency

vassoio (m): tray

vecchio: old

vedere: to see

veleno (m): poison

veloce: fast/quick

vendere: to sell

venerdì: Friday

venire, vengo: to come

vento (m): wind

veramente: truly/really

verde: green

verdura (f): vegetable(s)

vergognarsi: to be ashamed

verità (f): truth

vernice (f): paint

vero: true

versamento (m): deposit (bank)

versare: to pour/to deposit money

verso: toward/around

vestirsi: to get dressed

vestito (m): dress/suit

via (f): road/street (per)

viaggiare: to travel

vicino: near

vigile (m): policeman

vino (m): wine

visita (f): visit

vita (f): life

vittoria (f): victory

vivere : to live

voce (f): voice

voi : you (pl)

volante (m): steering wheel

volentieri: gladly

volere, voglio: to want

volo (m): flight

volta (f): time (occasion)

vomitare: to vomit

 

Z

zabaione (m): egg nog

zaino (m): backpack

zia (f): aunt

zio (m): uncle

zucchero (m): sugar

zuppa (f): soup (thick)

 
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