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British English: /fɔːk/
American English: /fɔrk/

Translation of fork in Italian:


transitive verb

  • 1 (lift with fork)
    smuovere con la forca
    (manure, earth)
  • 2 (in chess)
    fare forchetta a
    (opponent, chesspiece)

intransitive verb fork off

Phrasal verbs

fork out:

fork out, 1.1 [informal] fork out [something] 1.2

fork over:

fork [something] over, fork over [something] 1.1 (turn over)
smuovere (con la forca) il terreno di
1.2 (American English) [informal] [figurative] (hand over) See examples:fork it over!

fork up

fork over:

Definition of fork in:

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