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screen
British English: /skriːn/
American English: /skrin/

Translation of screen in Italian:

noun

  • 1 (Cinema, Computing, Television) computer, television screen
    schermo del computer, della televisione
    on screen
    (Computing)
    a video
    (Cinema, Television)
    su schermo
    the big screen [figurative] the small screen [figurative] the screen [figurative]
    il cinema
    a star of stage and screen
    una stella del teatro e del cinema
    he writes for the screen
    (Cinema)
    scrive per il cinema
    (Television)
    scrive per la televisione
    before n (Cinema) (star)
    del cinema
    (actor, appearance, debut, performance)
    cinematografico
  • 5 (Military)
    truppa (feminine) di copertura

transitive verb

  • 2
    (shield, conceal) coprire (person, house)
    (protect) proteggere, riparare (from da)
    she wore a hat to screen her eyes from the sun
    portava un cappello per ripararsi gli occhi dal sole
    to screen something from sight o view
    nascondere qualcosa
  • 3 (subject to test) (Administration)
    selezionare (applicants, candidates)
    vagliare la richiesta di (refugees)
    (at airport) controllare (baggage)
    (Medicine)
    sottoporre a esame diagnostico (person, patient)
    to be screened
    (staff)
    essere sottoposto a dei controlli
    to screen somebody for cancer
    sottoporre qualcuno a degli esami diagnostici per accertare la presenza di un tumore
    to screen somebody for Aids
    fare fare a qualcuno il test dell'AIDS

Phrasal verbs

screen off:

screen off [something], screen [something] off
separare (con un divisorio) (part of room, garden)

screen out:

1 screen [somebody] out, screen out [somebody]
scartare (candidate)
2 screen out [something], screen [something] out
escludere, ignorare (unwanted data)
filtrare (nuisance calls)
riparare da (light, noise)

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