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occupy
British English: /ˈɒkjʊpʌɪ/
American English: /ˈɑkjəˌpaɪ/

Translation of occupy in Italian:

transitive verb

  • 2 (fill)
    occupare (bed, seat, room)
    is this seat occupied?
    questo posto è occupato?
  • 3 (take over)
    occupare (country, building)
    an occupied territory
    un territorio occupato
    the occupied territories (Politics)
    i territori occupati
    the occupied zone
    la zona occupata
  • 4 (take up)
    (activity)
    durare
    (day, afternoon)the lecture occupies a whole day
    la conferenza dura un giorno intero
    occupare (area, floor, surface)
    that table occupies too much space
    quel tavolo occupa, prende troppo spazio

reflexive verb

  • to occupy oneself
    occuparsi
    to keep oneself occupied
    tenersi occupato (by doing facendo)

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