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British English: /spɒt/
American English: /spɑt/

Translation of spot in Italian:


  • 5 [informal] (small amount)a spot of cream
    un po' di crema
    a spot of whisky
    un goccio di whisky
    a spot of exercise
    un po' di esercizio
    a spot of sightseeing
    un breve giro turistico
    would you like a spot of lunch?
    ti va qualcosa per pranzo?
    to have o be in a spot of bother (with)
  • 7 [informal] (difficulty) to be in a (tight) spot
    essere nei pasticci
    to put somebody on the spot
    (in an awkward situation) mettere qualcuno in imbarazzo
    (by asking a difficult question) mettere qualcuno alle strette
  • 8
    comunicato (masculine) pubblicitario
  • 10 (position)this record has been on the top spot for two weeks
    questo disco è in cima alle classifiche da due settimane
    this book has the number one spot on the bestseller list
    questo libro è al numero uno dei libri più venduti
  • 15
    also: -spot
    in composti (American English) (banknote) a ten-, five-spot
    una banconota da dieci, cinque dollari
    (billiard ball) the three-, five-spot
    la palla numero tre, cinque

transitive verb forma in -ing ecc. -tt-

impersonal verb forma in -ing ecc. -tt-

  • (rain)it's spotting


to change one's spots

cambiare vita o cambiare abitudini

to knock spots off something, somebody

superare di gran lunga qualcosa, qualcuno

this car knocks spots off other models

questa macchina batte tutti gli altri modelli

she knocked spots off the champion

ha stracciato il campione

to hit the high spots

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