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single
British English: /ˈsɪŋɡ(ə)l/
American English: /ˈsɪŋɡəl/

Translation of single in Italian:

adjective

  • 2 (not double)
    (sink)
    a una vasca
    (unit)
    unico
    (door)
    a un battente
    (wardrobe)
    a un'anta
    (sheet, duvet)
    a una piazza
    inflation is in single figures (Economics)
    l'inflazione è inferiore al 10%
  • 5 (used emphatically)every single day
    tutti i santi giorni
    every single one of those people
    ciascuna di quelle persone
    there isn't a single word of truth in it
    non c'è una sola parola vera in questo
    there wasn't a single person there
    non c'era assolutamente nessuno in quel posto
    not a single thing was left
    non è rimasto proprio nulla
  • 6 (describing main cause, aspect)the single most important event, factor
    l'evento, il fattore più importante
    the single most important reason for the decline is…
    la causa principale del declino è…
    heart disease is the single biggest killer in Britain
    le malattie di cuore sono la principale causa di decessi in Gran Bretagna

noun

  • 1 (person)
    single (masculine or feminine)
    for singles
    (club, vacation)
    per single
  • 3
    also: single room
    (camera) singola (feminine)
  • 5 (Theatre)we only have singles left
    non abbiamo più posti vicini

transitive verb

Phrasal verbs

single out:

single [somebody, something] out, single out [somebody, something] (person) to be singled out for
essere scelto per (special treatment)
essere oggetto di (attention, praise, criticism)
to single somebody out for criticism
prendere di mira qualcuno con le critiche

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