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British English: /səːtʃ/
American English: /sərtʃ/

Translation of search in Italian:

noun

  • 1 (seeking)
    ricerca (feminine) for somebody (something di qualcuno, qualcosa)
    in search of
    alla ricerca di o in cerca di
    in the search for a solution, for peace
    alla ricerca di una soluzione, della pace

transitive verb

  • 1 (examine)
    perlustrare, ispezionare (area, countryside, woods)
    (Law)
    perquisire (house, office, premises)
    rovistare in (cupboard, drawer)
    (police, customs)
    perquisire (person, luggage)
    (person)
    frugare in (memory)
    esaminare (attentamente) (page, map, records)
    I searched his face for some sign of remorse
    lo scrutai bene in viso per vedere se aveva tracce di rimorso
    search me! [informal]
    non ne ho la più pallida idea! chi lo sa!
  • 2 (Computing)
    cercare in (file)

intransitive verb

  • 1 (seek) to search for o after somebody, something
    cercare qualcuno, qualcosa
  • 2 (examine)to search through
    frugare in (cupboard, bag, records, file)
  • 3 (Computing)to search for
    cercare (data, item, file)

Phrasal verbs

search about search around

cercare qua e là (in per)
to search around for somebody, something
cercare qualcosa, qualcuno (dappertutto)

search out:

search [somebody, something] out, search out [somebody, something]

Definition of search in:

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