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respite
British English: /ˈrɛspʌɪt/
, /ˈrɛspɪt/
American English: /ˈrɛspət/
, /riˈspaɪt/

Translation of respite in Italian:

noun

transitive verb

  • 1 (give relief)
    dare respiro, dare tregua a

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