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British English: /tɪlt/
American English: /tɪlt/

Translation of tilt in Italian:


  • 1 (incline)
    inclinazione (feminine) pendenza (feminine)
    to have a (slight) tilt
    essere (leggermente) inclinato
  • 2 [figurative] (attack) to have o take a tilt at
    criticare (person, trend, organization)
    cimentarsi in (championship, event)
    misurarsi con (champion)
  • 3 (History) (in jousting)
    (contest) giostra (feminine) torneo (masculine)
    (thrust) colpo (masculine) di lancia
    to take a tilt at
    colpire con la lancia (opponent, competitor)

transitive verb

  • 1 (slant)
    inclinare, fare pendere (table, chair, sunshade)
    inclinare (head, face, container)
    to tilt one's head to the left, back, forward
    inclinare la testa verso sinistra, indietro, in avanti
    he tilted his cap over his eyes
    si calò il berretto sugli occhi
  • 2 [figurative] (influence)to tilt the balance in favour of, away from
    fare pendere la bilancia in favore di, contro (politician, party, measure)

intransitive verb

  • 1 (slant)
    (building, floor, ground, spire, tree, table)
    to tilt to the left, forward, to one side
    pendere verso sinistra, in avanti, da un lato
  • 2 (History) (joust) to tilt at (History)
    giostrare contro (opponent)
    attaccare (person, organization)


(Auto, Nautical)

transitive verb

  • coprire con un tendone (boat, cart)
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