Translation of "hold-up" - English-Italian dictionary


noun uk /ˈhəʊld·ʌp/

something that makes you move slowly or makes you late

intoppo, interruzione
There were several hold-ups on the motorway. C’erano parecchi intoppi sull’autostrada.

the action of stealing money from a bank, shop, car, etc. using force


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