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British English: /ɪnˈstrʌkt/
American English: /ɪnˈstrəkt/

Translation of instruct in Italian:

transitive verb

  • 1 (direct)to instruct somebody to do
    (superior, boss)
    dare ordini o ordinare a qualcuno di fare
    (tribunal, commission)
    dare istruzioni a qualcuno di fare
    to be instructed to do
    ricevere istruzioni o ordini per fare
    to instruct somebody when, how to do
    indicare o spiegare a qualcuno quando, come fare
  • 2 (teach) to instruct somebody in
    istruire qualcuno in (subject, discipline, craft)
    to instruct somebody how to do
    insegnare a qualcuno come fare
  • 3 (British English) (Law) (engage)to instruct a solicitor
    dare l'incarico a un avvocato
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