Übersetzung von “gap” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /ɡæp/ us /ɡæp/

B1 an empty space or hole in the middle of something, or between two things

varco, breccia
There’s a big gap between the door and the floor. C’è una grande fessura tra la porta e il pavimento.
The sun was shining through a gap in the curtains. Il sole splendeva attraverso una fessura nelle tende.

something that is absent and stops something from being complete

buco, lacuna
There are still huge gaps in my knowledge. Ci sono ancora lacune enormi nella mia conoscenza.

a difference between two groups of people or two situations

an age gap un divario di età
The gap between rich and poor is increasing. Il divario tra ricchi e poveri sta crescendo.

a period of time spent doing something different

After a gap of five years, Jen decided to go back to work. Dopo un intervallo di cinque anni Jen ha deciso di riprendere il lavoro.

(Übersetzung von “gap” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)