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tread
British English: /trɛd/
American English: /trɛd/

Translation of tread in Italian:

noun

  • 1 (footstep)
    passo (masculine) andatura (feminine)

transitive verb pass. trod p.pass. trodden

  • calpestare, calcare (street, path, area)
    to tread grapes to tread water
    = stare a galla in posizione verticale
    to tread something underfoot
    (cal)pestare qualcosa
    to tread mud indoors
    sporcare di fango in casa
    to tread mud into the carpet
    camminare sul tappeto con le scarpe sporche di fango
    to tread a path across the hillside
    tracciare un sentiero lungo il fianco della collina
    she's treading a dangerous path
    è su una brutta china
    to tread the same path as [figurative]
    seguire o calcare le orme di
    a well-trodden path
    una strada molto battuta (also figurative)

intransitive verb pass. trod p.pass. trodden

Phrasal verbs

tread down:

tread [something] down, tread down [something]
calpestare (earth, plant)

tread in:

tread [something] in, tread in [something]
comprimere la terra intorno a (plant, root)

tread out:

tread [something] out, tread out [something] 1.1
spegnere con i piedi (fire)
1.2 [figurative]
reprimere (riot)

Definition of tread in:

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