Translation of "drill" - English-Italian dictionary

drill

noun uk /drɪl/ us /drɪl/

a machine for making holes in a hard substance

trapano
an electric drill un trapano elettrico
verb uk /drɪl/ us /drɪl/

to make a hole in a hard substance using a special tool

trapanare
Billy drilled a hole in the wall. Billy ha fatto un foro nel muro con il trapano.
The engineers were drilling for oil. Gli ingegneri stavano trivellando per cercare il petrolio.

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