Translation of "fold" - English-Italian dictionary


verb uk /fəʊld/ us /foʊld/

B1 to bend something so that one part of it lies flat on top of another part, or to bend in this way

piegare, piegarsi
Can you help me fold the sheets? Mi puoi aiutare a piegare le lenzuola?
fold your arms

to bend your arms across your chest, with one crossing over the other

incrociare le braccia
He sat with his arms folded. Si è seduto con le braccia incrociate.
noun uk /fəʊld/ us /foʊld/

a line made where paper or cloth is folded

piega, piegatura
Make / a fold across the centre of the card. Fai / una piegatura lungo il centro del cartoncino.

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