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patch
British English: /patʃ/
American English: /pætʃ/

Translation of patch in Italian:

noun pl. patches

  • 4 (area of ground)
    pezzo (masculine) di terra
    strawberry, vegetable patch
    parte di orto coltivato a fragole, a verdure
    a patch of grass a patch of violets
    una macchia di violette
  • 5
    (History) (cosmetic)
    neo (masculine) posticcio
  • 8 (Electronics)
    collegamento (masculine) provvisorio
  • 9 (Computing)
    patch (masculine) , correzione (feminine) (fuori sequenza)

transitive verb

  • 2 (Electronics)
    collegare provvisoriamente (circuits)

Idioms

he's not a patch on his father

non regge il confronto con suo padre

the film isn't a patch on the book

Phrasal verbs

patch through

(Telecommunications)to patch a call through
fare un trasferimento di chiamata (to somebody a qualcuno)

patch together:

patch [something] together
mettere assieme (pieces, fragments)
mettere insieme alla meglio (team)

patch up:

1 patch up [something], patch [something] up
(doctor)
ricucire (person)
rattoppare, rappezzare (hole, trousers)
riparare (ceiling, tyre)
[figurative]
salvare (marriage)
2 patch up [something]
appianare (differences)
comporre (quarrel)
we've patched it up
ci siamo riconciliati

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