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deface
British English: /dɪˈfeɪs/
American English: /dəˈfeɪs/

Translation of deface in Italian:

transitive verb

  • 1 (damage)
    danneggiare, rovinare (wall, door, furniture)
    deturpare, sfregiare (painting, poster)
    do not deface the book by writing in the margins
    non rovinate il libro scrivendo sui margini
    to deface something with
    deturpare qualcosa con (graffiti, slogans)
    (scratch) sfregiare qualcosa con (penknife)
  • 2 (make illegible)
    rendere illeggibile

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