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British English: /fɛns/
American English: /fɛns/

Translation of fence in Italian:


  • 4 (Technology) (on saw)
    guida (feminine) di appoggio

transitive verb

intransitive verb

  • 2 (be evasive)
    schermirsi, rispondere in modo evasivo
  • 3 [informal] (receive stolen goods)
    fare il ricettatore


to mend fences

with con

to sit on the fence

Phrasal verbs

fence in:

1 fence [something] in, fence in [something]
(area, garden)
rinchiudere in un recinto
2 fence [somebody] in [figurative] to feel fenced in
sentirsi imprigionato

fence off:

fence [something] off, fence off [something]

Definition of fence in:

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