Translation of "round" - English-Italian dictionary

round

adjective uk /raʊnd/

A2 in the shape of a circle or ball

rotondo
a round table un tavolo rotondo
round eyes occhi tondi
adverb, preposition uk /raʊnd/ also around

A2 to someone’s home

a/in casa
Wendy’s coming round this afternoon. Wendy passerà a trovarci oggi pomeriggio.

A2 on all sides of something

intorno (a)
We sat round the table. Ci siamo seduti intorno al tavolo.

B1 in a circular movement

intorno (a)
This switch makes the wheels go round. Questo interruttore fa girare le ruote.

B1 from one place or person to another

in giro (per)
Could you pass these forms round, please? Potresti distribuire questi moduli, per favore?

B1 to the opposite direction

indietro, all’incontrario
She looked round. Si è girata indietro.

B1 to or in different parts of a place

intorno (a)
He showed me round the flat. Mi ha fatto fare un giro dell’appartamento.

near an area

vicino (a)
Do you live round here? Abiti nei dintorni?
round and round

moving in a circle without stopping

intorno (a), in giro (per)
We drove round and round trying to find the hotel. Abbiamo girato e girato in macchina per cercare l’albergo.
noun uk /raʊnd/
first, second, final, etc. round

the first, second, final, etc. stage in a competition

il primo, il secondo, l’ultimo, ecc. round
He was beaten in the first round. È stato battuto nel primo round.

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