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British English: /wɪsk/
American English: /(h)wɪsk/

Translation of whisk in Italian:


  • 2with a whisk of its tail
    con un colpo di coda

transitive verb

  • 2 (transport, move quickly) See examples:he was whisked off to meet the president
    è stato portato su due piedi dal presidente
    she was whisked off to hospital
    è stata portata in fretta all'ospedale
    she whisked open the gate
    ha aperto in fretta il cancello
    he whisked the plates off the table
    ha tolto in fretta i piatti dal tavolo
  • 3 (flick) See examples:the cow whisked its tail
    la mucca agitava la coda
    she whisked the fly away with her hand
    scacciò la mosca con la mano

intransitive verb

  • she whisked into the room
    è entrata in fretta nella stanza
    he whisked off in his long cloak
    guizzò via nel suo lungo mantello
    he whisked around the room with a duster
    ha dato una rapida spolverata alla stanza

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