Übersetzung von “whitewash” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈwaɪt·wɒʃ/ us /ˈhwɑɪtˌwɑʃ/

a white liquid that is a mixture of lime or powdered chalk and water, used for making walls or ceilings white

tinta a calce

an attempt to stop people from finding out the true facts about a situation

copertura, occultamento
The official report on the killings has been denounced as a whitewash. Il rapporto ufficiale sugli omicidi è stato dichiarato un insabbiamento.
verb uk /ˈwaɪt·wɒʃ/ us /ˈhwɑɪtˌwɑʃ/

to paint something using whitewash


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