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British English: /ˈkwʌɪət/
American English: /ˈkwaɪət/

Translation of quiet in Italian:


  • 1 (silent)
    (church, person, room)
    to keep o stay quiet to go quiet
    (person, assembly)
    the room went quiet
    nella stanza si fece silenzio
    to keep something quiet
    impedire a qualcosa di fare rumore
    (bells, machinery)
    (dog, child)
    be quiet
    (stop talking)
    (make no noise)
    silenzio o non fare rumore
    you're quiet, are you OK?
    sei silenzioso, va tutto bene?
  • 4 (calm)
    (holiday, night)
    business, the stock market is quiet
    il mercato o il mercato azionario è stazionario
    to lead a quiet life
    vivere una vita tranquilla
    OK! anything for a quiet life!
    va bene! quello che vuoi purché mi lasci tranquillo!
  • 7 (secret) See examples:to keep [something] quiet
    tenere segreto o non divulgare
    tenere segreto


  • 3 [informal] (secret) See examples:to do something on the quiet
    fare qualcosa di nascosto o segretamente

transitive verb

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