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contemplate
British English: /ˈkɒntɛmpleɪt/
, /ˈkɒntəmpleɪt/
American English: /ˈkɑn(t)əmˌpleɪt/

Translation of contemplate in Italian:

transitive verb

  • 2 (envisage)
    contemplare o prendere in considerazione (option, prospect)
    to contemplate doing it's too awful to contemplate
    non voglio nemmeno prenderlo in considerazione

intransitive verb

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