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relegate
British English: /ˈrɛlɪɡeɪt/
American English: /ˈrɛləˌɡeɪt/

Translation of relegate in Italian:

transitive verb

  • 1 (downgrade)
    relegare, retrocedere (person, object, issue, information) (to in)
    to be relegated to the scrap heap [figurative]
    essere scartato
  • 2 (British English) (Sport)
    fare retrocedere (to in)
    to be relegated
    essere retrocesso
    to be relegated to the third division
    essere retrocesso in terza divisione

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