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British English: /kəʊt/
American English: /koʊt/

Translation of coat in Italian:


transitive verb

  • 1 (cover) See examples:to coat something with
    ricoprire qualcosa di
    (dust, silt, oil, frost)
    rivestire qualcosa di
    to coat something with paint, varnish
    verniciare qualcosa o dare una mano di vernice a qualcosa
    to coat something with whitewash
    dare il bianco a qualcosa
    to coat something with tar
    incatramare qualcosa
  • 2 (Cookery)to coat something in o with
    ricoprire qualcosa di
    (batter, chocolate, sauce)
    dorare qualcosa con
    to coat something in o with breadcrumbs
    impanare qualcosa

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