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British English: /dɪˈlɪvə/
American English: /dəˈlɪvər/

Translation of deliver in Italian:

transitive verb

  • 2 (Medicine)
    (doctor, midwife) (baby)
    (vet) (baby animal)
    to be delivered
    essere partorito
    she was delivered of a son [rare]
    diede alla luce un maschio
  • 5 [informal] (agree to have sex) See examples:did she deliver?
    c'è stata?
  • 6 (give, strike)
    (blow, punch)
    (knife thrust)
    (bullets, round)
    (voltage) to a
    to deliver the final blow to something [figurative]
    dare il colpo di grazia a qualcosa
  • 7 (rescue)
    (person) from da
    “deliver us from evil”
    “liberaci dal male”

intransitive verb

  • 1 (tradesman, company)
    fare le consegne, recapitare
    the postman doesn't deliver on Sundays
    il postino non recapita di domenica
  • 2 [informal]
    mantenere un impegno, non venir meno alle aspettative
    on per quanto riguarda
    ultimately, the film doesn't deliver
    in definitiva il film delude

reflexive verb

  • to deliver oneself of [formal]


stand and deliver! to deliver the goods

la borsa o la vita!
= mantenere i propri impegni

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