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slash
British English: /slaʃ/
American English: /slæʃ/

Translation of slash in Italian:

noun

  • 6 (British English) [informal]to have, go for a slash (urinate)

transitive verb

  • 1 (wound)
    (cheek)
    fare uno sfregio a, sfregiare
    (person)
    (throat)
    (knife)
    fare un taglio su
    (face)
    he slashed me across the face
    mi sfregiò il viso
    to slash one's wrists
    tagliarsi le vene
  • 4 (Clothing)
    fare uno spacco in
    (sleeve, skirt)
    a slashed sleeve
    una manica con lo spacco

intransitive verb

  • to slash at
    (grass)
    dare un gran colpo a
    (ball)
    to slash at somebody with a sword
    colpire violentemente qualcuno con una spada
    to slash through
    (cord)
    (fabric)

Phrasal verbs

slash down:

slash [something] down, slash down [something]
(opponent)

slash open:

slash [something] open, slash open [something]
(face)
(packet, sack)

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