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British English: /ʃrɪŋk/
American English: /ʃrɪŋk/

Translation of shrink in Italian:


  • (psychoanalyst, psychiatrist)
    strizzacervelli (masculine) e (feminine)

transitive verb pass. shrank p.pass. shrunk o shrunken

  • fare restringere (fabric)
    fare stagionare (wood)
    rimpicciolire (head)

intransitive verb pass. shrank p.pass. shrunk o shrunken

  • 1
    restringersi, ritirarsi
    ritirarsi, seccare
    (piece of dough, meat)
    (forest, area of land)
    avvicinarsi, restringersi
    (economy, sales)
    essere in calo
    (resources, funds)
    restringersi, diminuire
    (old person, body)
    the staff has shrunk from 200 to 50
    il personale è sceso da 200 a 50
    to have shrunk to nothing
    (team, household)
    essere ridotto a poche persone o a quattro gatti [informal]
    essere solo pelle e ossa

Phrasal verbs

shrink back

to shrink back in horror
indietreggiare per la paura
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