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English translation of 'scivolo'

scivolo

(ˈʃivolo)

masculine noun

    1. (gioco) slide
    2. (technical) chute

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scivolare

(ʃivoˈlare)

intransitive verb

  1. (cadere) to slip
    scivolare sul ghiaccio (persona) to slip on the ice
    1. (per gioco) to slide on the ice
    (macchina) to skid on the ice
    è scivolato giù dalle scale he slipped and fell down the stairs
    attento, si scivola be careful, it's slippery
    il vaso gli scivolò dalle mani the vase slipped out of his hands
    scivolò via non visto he slipped away unseen
    l'uomo scivolò silenziosamente nella stanza the man slipped silently into the room
    gli fece scivolare il biglietto in tasca he slipped the note into his pocket
    scivolare su una buccia di banana (also figurative) to slip on a banana skin

'scivolo' in Other Languages

British English: slide /slaɪd/ NOUN
A slide in a playground is a structure that has a steep slope for children to slide down.
Two young children were playing on a slide.
  • American English: slide
  • Arabic: انْزِلَاق
  • Brazilian Portuguese: escorregador
  • Chinese: 滑梯
  • Croatian: tobogan
  • Czech: klouzačka
  • Danish: rutsjebane
  • Dutch: glijbaan
  • European Spanish: tobogán
  • Finnish: liuku
  • French: toboggan
  • German: Rutsche
  • Greek: τσουλήθρα
  • Italian: scivolo
  • Japanese: 滑ること
  • Korean: 미끄러지기
  • Norwegian: sklie
  • Polish: zjeżdżalnia
  • European Portuguese: escorrega
  • Romanian: tobogan
  • Russian: скольжение
  • Spanish: tobogán
  • Swedish: rutschkana
  • Thai: สไลเดอร์
  • Turkish: kaydırak
  • Ukrainian: схил
  • Vietnamese: sự trượt
British English: chute NOUN
A chute is a steep, narrow slope down which people or things can slide.
Passengers escaped from the plane's front exits by sliding down emergency chutes.
  • American English: chute
  • Brazilian Portuguese: rampa
  • Chinese: 滑道
  • European Spanish: tobogán
  • French: toboggan
  • German: Rutsche
  • Italian: scivolo
  • Japanese: シュート
  • Korean: 활강로
  • European Portuguese: rampa
  • Spanish: tobogán

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Translation of scivolo from the Collins Italian to English
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