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British English: /ˈrʌɪtɪŋ/
American English: /ˈraɪdɪŋ/

Translation of writing in Italian:


  • 1 uncountable (activity)writing is her life
    (lo) scrivere è la sua vita
  • 4 (literature)
    opere (feminine plural) letterarie, scritti (masculine plural)
    modern, American writing the writings of Vittorini
    le opere di Vittorini
    selected writings of Oscar Wilde
    opere scelte di Oscar Wilde
    it was an excellent piece of writing
    era un'opera eccellente o un ottimo pezzo
    before n a writing career
    una carriera da scrittore


the writing is on the wall

è un presagio o un segnale infausto

the writing is on the wall for the regime

la fine del regime è imminente o ci sono pessimi presagi per il regime

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