Translation of "crack" - English-Italian dictionary


verb /kræk/ us /kræk/

to break something so that thin lines appear on its surface, or to become broken in this way

incrinare, far crepare, incrinarsi, creparsi
Linda cracked her tooth when she fell. Linda si è incrinata un dente quando è caduta.
The glass cracked in my hand. Il bicchiere mi si è incrinato in mano.

to make a sudden, short noise


Phrasal verb(s)

noun uk /kræk/ us /kræk/

a line on the surface of something that is damaged

incrinatura, crepa
Several cups had cracks in them. Molte tazze erano incrinate.

a narrow space between two parts of something or between two things

I could see sunlight through a crack in the curtains. Vedevo la luce del sole attraverso una fessura nelle tende.

a sudden, short noise

colpo, schiocco, schianto
a crack of thunder un rombo di tuono

(Translation of “crack” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)