Translation of "past" - English-Italian dictionary


noun uk /pɑːst/
the past

B1 the time before the present and all the things that happened then

il passato
In the past people would bathe once a month.
the past (also the past tense)

A2 in grammar, the form of a verb that is used to show what happened in the past

il passato semplice
someone’s past

all of the things that someone has done in their life

il passato di qualcuno
I knew nothing about his past.

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