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British English: /ɡɪə/
American English: /ɡɪr/

Translation of gear in Italian:


  • 2 [informal] (personal possessions, stuff)
    cose (feminine plural)
    don't leave your gear all over the place
    non lasciare tutte le tue cose in giro
  • 3 (clothes)
    vestiti (masculine plural)
    tennis, football gear
    tenuta da tennis, da calcio
  • 6 [informal] (drugs)
    droghe (feminine plural)

also: gears plural noun

transitive verb

  • 1 (tailor)to be geared to o towards somebody, something
    (course, policy, system, tax)
    essere mirato a qualcuno, qualcosa
    to be geared to o towards doing
    essere mirato a fare
  • 2 (Auto, Technology) (provide with gearing)
    fornire di cambio (car)
    fornire di ingranaggio (other machinery)

Phrasal verbs

gear up:

1 gear up
2 gear [somebody] up to be geared up to do
essere pronto per fare
to be geared up for
essere pronto per (party, interview, trip)
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