Translation of "material" - English-Italian dictionary


noun uk /məˈtɪə·ri·əl/ us /məˈtɪər·i·əl/

B1 cloth for making clothes, curtains, etc.

Her dress was made of a soft, silky material. Il suo vestito era fatto con una stoffa morbida e setosa.

B1 documents, recorded information, etc. that are used for a particular activity

She writes all her own teaching materials. Scrive da sé i propri materiali didattici.

a solid substance from which things can be made

building materials materiali da costruzione

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