English translation of 'infilare'
- (introdurre, moneta, chiave)
to insertinfilò le mani in tasca
he put o slipped his hands into his pocketsle infilò un anello al dito
he put o slipped a ring on her fingerinfilò la mano nel cassetto
he slid his hand into the drawerpuoi infilare anche questo nella busta?
can you put this in the same envelope?ho infilato la chiave nella serratura
I put the key into the lockriesci ad infilarci ancora qualcosa? (in borsa, valigia)
can you squeeze anything else in?
- (ago, perle)
- (indossare, vestito)
to slip o put oninfilarsi la giacca
to put on one's jacketsi è infilato la giacca ed è uscito
he put on his jacket and went out
- (imboccare, strada)
to turn into,
takeinfilò la porta e se ne andò
he slipped through the door and off he went
- (far seguire in successione)
infilare uno sbaglio dopo l'altro
to make one mistake after the otherinfilare sette vittorie consecutive
to win seven matches o times on the trotabbiamo infilato cinque semafori verdi
we met five green lights in succession
'infilare' in Other Languages
British English: thread VERB
When you thread a needle, you put a piece of thread through the hole in the top of the needle in order to sew with it.
I sit down, thread a needle, snip off an old button.
Nearby words of 'infilare'
Translation of infilare from the Collins Italian to English
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