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Pronunciation: / saˈlire /

Translation of salire in English:

verbo intransitivo (aus. essere)

  • 2 (montare su un mezzo) See examples:salire in
    to get in, to get into
    salire su
    to get on
    (autobus, treno, moto, bicicletta)
    to go aboard, to board
    (nave, aereo)
    salire sul pullman
    to get on the coach
    non è mai salito su un aereo
    he's never been on a plane
    salire a bordo
    to go o climb aboard, to go on board
    salì a bordo della nave ad Atene
  • 3 (con un mezzo) See examples:sei salito in ascensore?
    did you come up in the lift (British English) o elevator (American English) ?
    è salito al valico in bicicletta, in auto
    he cycled, drove up to the pass

verbo transitivo

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