Translation of "apply" - English-Italian dictionary


verb uk /əˈplaɪ/ (present participle applying, past tense and past participle applied)

B1 to officially ask for something

fare domanda di lavoro
I’ve applied for a job.

to affect a particular person or situation

essere valido, applicarsi
This law only applies to married people.

to spread something on a surface

Apply the paint to a clean, dry surface.

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