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British English: /ˈsʌmən/
American English: /ˈsəmən/

Translation of summon in Italian:

transitive verb

  • 1 (call for)
    chiamare (doctor, employee, servant, police, waiter)
    convocare (ambassador)
    to summon somebody to somebody's office
    chiamare qualcuno nell'ufficio di qualcuno
    to summon somebody to a meeting
    convocare qualcuno a una riunione
    to summon somebody in
    fare entrare qualcuno
    to summon somebody to do something
    intimare a qualcuno di fare qualcosa
    to summon help
    chiedere aiuto
    to summon reinforcements, a taxi
    chiamare i rinforzi, un taxi
  • 2 (summons) to be summoned (to appear) before the court
    essere chiamato a comparire dinanzi alla corte (for per) (for doing per avere fatto)
  • 3 (convene)
    convocare (parliament, meeting, conference) (to do per fare)
  • 4 (Military)
    radunare (troops) (to do per fare)

Phrasal verbs

summon up:

summon up [something]
(gather) fare appello a (energy, courage, support, resources) (to do per fare)
(evoke) evocare (memory, thought, image, scenario)
to summon up spirits
evocare gli spiriti
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