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British English: /fruːt/
American English: /frut/

Translation of fruit in Italian:


  • 1 uncountable (edible) a piece of fruit
    un frutto
    have some fruit
    prendi della frutta
  • 2 (edible, inedible) the fruits of the earth [literary]
    i frutti della terra
    to be in fruit
    (tree, plant)
    avere frutti
    to bear fruit
    (tree, plant)
    portare frutti
  • 3 [figurative] to enjoy the fruit(s) of one's labours, of victory
    godere i frutti del proprio lavoro, della vittoria
    her efforts finally bore fruit
    i suoi sforzi alla fine hanno dato frutti
    the fruit of their union [literary]
    il frutto della loro unione

intransitive verb

  • (tree, plant)
    dare frutti
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