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tack 1

British English: /tak/
American English: /tæk/

noun

  • 4 (Nautical) a tack to port, starboard
    una bordata a babordo, tribordo
    on the port, starboard tack
    con le mure a babordo, a tribordo

transitive verb

  • 1 (nail)to tack something to
    inchiodare o attaccare qualcosa a (wall, door)
    to tack something down
    fissare qualcosa con dei chiodi o delle bullette

intransitive verb

  • (sailor)
    fare una virata di bordo
    to tack to port, starboard
    (sailor)
    fare una virata di babordo, di tribordo
    (yacht)
    virare a babordo, a tribordo
    they tacked towards the mainland
    hanno virato verso la terraferma

Phrasal verbs

tack on:

tack [something] on, tack on [something] (stitch)
[figurative]
aggiungere (clause, ending, building) (to a)

tack up:

tack [something] up, tack up [something]
appendere (poster)

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tack 2
British English: /tak/
American English: /tæk/

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