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wipe
British English: /wʌɪp/
American English: /waɪp/

Translation of wipe in Italian:

noun

transitive verb

  • 1 (mop)
    strofinare (part of body, surface) (on contro) (with con)
    asciugare (strofinando) (crockery) (with con)
    she wiped her eyes
    si asciugò gli occhi
    he wiped the sweat from his eyes to wipe one's nose
    pulirsi o asciugarsi il naso
    she wiped the baby's nose
    pulì il naso al bambino
    to wipe one's bottom
    pulirsi il sedere
    she wiped the baby's bottom
    pulì il culetto al bambino
    to wipe something clean
    pulire qualcosa
    “please wipe your feet” (sign)
    “siete pregati di pulirvi i piedi”
    wipe that smile off your face!
    togliti quel sorriso dalla faccia!

Phrasal verbs

wipe away:

wipe away [something], wipe [something] away
asciugare (tears)
detergere (sweat)

wipe down:

wipe down [something], wipe [something] down
pulire (strofinando) (wall, floor)

wipe off:

wipe off [something], wipe [something] off 1.1 1.2
(erase) cancellare (recording)

wipe out:

wipe out [something], wipe [something] out 1.1
(clean) pulire (strofinando) (container, cupboard)
1.2
(erase) cancellare (recording)
1.3 [figurative] (cancel)
cancellare (memory, past)
vanificare (chances)
annullare, azzerare (gains, losses, inflation)
(kill) sterminare, annientare (species, enemy, population)
1.4 (Sport) [informal] (defeat)

wipe over:

wipe over [something], wipe [something] over
dare una pulita a

wipe up:

1 wipe up
asciugare i piatti
2 wipe up [something], wipe [something] up

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