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Pronunciation: /skosˈtare/

Translation of scostare in English:

verbo transitivo

also: scostarsi verbo pronominale

  • 1 (allontanarsi)
    to move aside, to draw away, to stand aside (da from)
    -rsi con un balzo
    to jump aside o to one side
    scostatevi, arriva l'ambulanza
    stand aside o back, here's the ambulance
    scostatevi gli uni dagli altri
    spread out a bit
  • 3 [figurative] (deviare)-rsi da
    to move away o to swerve from (regola, verità)
    -rsi dalla retta via
    to stray from the straight and narrow
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