There are 2 main translations of trace in Italian:

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trace 1

British English: /treɪs/
American English: /treɪs/

noun

  • 1 (evidence)
    traccia (feminine) resto (masculine)
    to find traces of
    trovare resti di
    (building)
    to remove all trace(s) of no trace remains of o there is no trace of
    non rimane traccia di
  • 3 (aiding retrieval)
    traccia (feminine) indizio (masculine)
    without trace
    (disappear, sink)
    senza lasciare traccia
    they found no trace of him, the money
    non trovarono alcuna traccia di lui, del denaro
    to lose all trace of
    perdere le tracce di

transitive verb

  • 2 (follow development)
    seguire le fasi di
    (development, growth)
    (life, story, progress)
    ripercorrere le tappe di
    (friendship)
    fare risalire
    (origins, ancestry) to a
    to trace the history of
    delineare la storia di

Phrasal verbs

trace back:

trace [something] back, trace back [something]

trace out:

trace out [something], trace [something] out 1.1 (copy)
(map, outline) onto su
1.2 (form)
(pattern, letters) in on su

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There are 2 main translations of trace in Italian:

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trace 2
British English: /treɪs/
American English: /treɪs/

noun

  • 2 (in angling)
    finale (masculine) bava (feminine)

Idioms

to kick over the traces

ribellarsi

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