There are 2 main translations of stew in Italian:

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stew 1

British English: /stjuː/
American English: /st(j)u/

noun

(Cookery)

transitive verb

  • fare cuocere in umido, stufare
    cuocere in salmì
    (game)
    fare cuocere
    (fruit, vegetables)

intransitive verb

  • 1 (Cookery)
    (meat)
    cuocere in umido
    (fruit)
    (tea)
    stare in infusione troppo a lungo
  • 2 [informal] (person) (in heat)
    crepare dal caldo

Idioms

to be, get in a stew

[informal] (worry)
stare in ansia
(trouble)

to stew in one's own juice

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stew 2
British English: /stjuː/
American English: /st(j)u/

noun

  • 1 (pond)
    vivaio (masculine) di pesci
  • 2 (oyster bed)
    vivaio (masculine) artificiale di ostriche

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