Translation of "dictate" - English-Italian dictionary


verb uk /dɪkˈteɪt/ us /ˈdɪk·teɪt/ present participle dictating, past tense and past participle dictated

to say or read something for someone to write down

Tony was busy dictating / letters to his secretary. Tony era occupato a dettare / lettere alla sua segretaria.

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