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British English: /rɪˈliːs/
American English: /rəˈlis/

Translation of release in Italian:


  • 2 [figurative] (relief) a feeling of release
    una sensazione di sollievo
    death came as a merciful release
    la morte giunse come una misericordiosa liberazione
  • 7 (Cinema) (making publicly available) since the release of his latest film
    dall'uscita del suo ultimo film
    the film is now on general release
    il film è ora in tutti i cinema o in tutte le sale
  • 10 (discharge form) to sign the release
    firmare il congedo
    before n (documents)
    di congedo
  • 11 (of employee for training) See examples:day release
    = permesso giornaliero di studio concesso ai lavoratori

transitive verb

  • 2 [figurative]to release somebody from
    sciogliere qualcuno da
    (promise, obligation, debt)
    to release somebody to attend a course
    accordare a qualcuno il permesso di seguire un corso
  • 5 (let go of)
    (object, arm, hand)
    to release one's grip
    lasciare o allentare la presa
    to release one's grip of something
    lasciare qualcosa o allentare la propria presa su qualcosa

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