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quote
British English: /kwəʊt/
American English: /kwoʊt/

Translation of quote in Italian:

noun

also: quotes plural noun

transitive verb

  • 1 (repeat, recall)
    citare (person, passage, proverb)
    riportare (words)
    citare, riportare (reference number)
    to quote Shakespeare, the Bible
    citare Shakespeare, la Bibbia
    to quote somebody, something as an example
    citare qualcuno, qualcosa come esempio
    please quote this number in all correspondence
    siete pregati di indicare questo numero in tutta la corrispondenza
    don't quote me on this, but…
    qui lo dico e qui lo nego,…
    she was quoted as saying that …
    ha dichiarato o detto che …
    to quote Plato,…
    per citare Platone o citando Platone…
  • 2 (Business) (state)
    fare un preventivo di (price, figure)
    they quoted us £200 for repairing the car
    ci hanno fatto un preventivo di 200 sterline per la riparazione della macchina
  • 4 (in betting)to quote odds of 3 to 1
    dare 3 a 1
    to be quoted 6 to 1
    essere dato 6 a 1

intransitive verb

  • 1 (from text, author)
    fare citazioni
    to quote from Keats, the classics
    fare citazioni da Keats, dai classici
  • 2quote… unquote
    (in dictation) aperte (le) virgolette… chiuse (le) virgolette
    (in lecture, speech) e qui cito…
    he's in Paris on quote “business” unquote
    è a Parigi per, lui dice, “affari”

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