Translation of "train" - English-Italian dictionary


noun uk /treɪn/ us /treɪn/

A1 a long, thin vehicle that travels along metal tracks and carries people or goods

We could go by train. Potremmo andare in treno.
verb uk /treɪn/ us /treɪn/

B1 to practise a sport or exercise in order to prepare for a competition


to learn the skills you need to do a job

prepararsi, studiare
He trained as a lawyer in Vienna. Ha fatto tirocinio da avvocato a Vienna.

to teach someone how to do something, usually a skill that is needed for a job

addestrare, aggiornare
We train / all our staff in first aid. Addestriamo / tutti i nostri dipendenti al primo soccorso.

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