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pipe
British English: /pʌɪp/
American English: /paɪp/

Translation of pipe in Italian:

noun

also: pipes plural noun

(Music)

transitive verb

  • 2 (transmit)
    trasmettere, diffondere (music) (to in)
    music is piped throughout the store
    al supermercato c'è la musica in sottofondo
  • 4 (play)
    (on bagpipes) suonare [qualcosa] con la cornamusa (tune)
    (on flute) suonare [qualcosa] col flauto (tune)
  • 5 (decorate)
    adornare, profilare (cushion, collar)
    a cushion piped with pink
    un cuscino profilato di rosa
  • 7 (Nautical)
    dare [qualcosa] con il fischietto (order)
    to pipe somebody aboard
    (boatswain)
    comandare a qualcuno (fischiando) di salire a bordo
    to pipe “all hands on deck”
    fischiare l'adunata

intransitive verb

Phrasal verbs

pipe down

[informal] (quieten down) pipe down!
silenzio!

pipe in:

pipe [something] in, pipe in [something]
annunciare l'arrivo di [qualcosa] col suono di una cornamusa (haggis, guests)

pipe up:

“it's me!” she piped up
“sono io!” disse alzando la voce
Definition of pipe in:
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