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British English: /prɪˈzəːv/
American English: /prəˈzərv/

Translation of preserve in Italian:


  • 2 (territory) [figurative]
    area (feminine) riservata, campo (masculine) (of di)
    to be a male preserve
    essere riservato agli uomini

transitive verb

  • 3 (keep, hold onto)
    mantenere (sense of humour, dignity, silence, beauty, health)
  • 4 (rescue, save life of) God preserve us!
    Dio ci salvi!
    heaven o the saints preserve us from that! [archaic] o [humorous]
    il cielo ce ne scampi!
  • 6 (make into jam)
    fare una confettura con (fruit)
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