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British English: /tuːl/
American English: /tul/

Translation of tool in Italian:


  • 1
    attrezzo (masculine) utensile (masculine)
    a set of tools
    una cassetta per gli attrezzi
    garden tools
    attrezzi per il giardinaggio
  • 2 (aid) an essential tool in the classroom
    uno strumento indispensabile in classe
    management tools
    strumenti di gestione o gestionali
  • 4 [pejorative] (puppet) to be a mere tool in the hands of
    essere un semplice strumento nelle mani di o essere solo una marionetta al servizio di

transitive verb

intransitive verb tool along

[informal] [rare]
  • (person)
    guidare tranquillo
    procedere lentamente


the tools of the trade

i ferri, gli attrezzi del mestiere

to down tools

(British English)
(take break from work)
interrompere il lavoro

Phrasal verbs

tool up:

1 tool up
(factory, plant)
to do per fare
2 tool up [something], tool [something] up
(plant, factory)

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