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éclat {n} /eɪˈklɑ/ (brilliant or successful effect)  :: sfarzo {m}, splendore {m}
each {determiner} /it͡ʃ/ (every)  :: ogni (adjective), ognuno (pronoun), ciascuno (pronoun)
eager {adj} (excited by desire in the pursuit of any object)  :: avido {m}
eagle {n} (a gold coin with a face value of $10.00)  :: moneta di dieci dollari
eagle {n} /ˈiːɡəl/ (any of several large carnivorous birds in the family Accipitridae)  :: aquila {f}
eagle owl {n} /ˈiːɡəlˈɑʊl/ (large owl of genus Bubo)  :: gufo reale {m}
ear {n} (external part of the organ of hearing) SEE: pinna  ::
ear {n} (fruiting body of a grain plant)  :: spiga {f}, pannocchia {f}, amento {m}
ear {n} /ɪɹ/ (organ of hearing)  :: orecchio {m}, orecchie {m-p}, orecchia {f-p}
ear {n} (slang: police informant)  :: informatore {m}
ear {v} (archaic: to plough)  :: arare
ear {v} (plough) SEE: plough  ::
eardrum {n} /ˈi˞ˌdɹʌm/ (membrane separating outer and middle ears)  :: timpano
eared seal {n} (seal of the family Otariidae)  :: otaria {f}, leone marino {m}
earl {n} /ɝl/ (a British nobleman)  :: conte {m}
earlap {n} (earflap) SEE: earflap  ::
earlap {n} (earlobe) SEE: earlobe  ::
earldom {n} /ˈərldəm/ (rank)  :: contea {f}
earldom {n} (territory)  :: contea {f}
earlier {adj} (occurring previously)  :: precedente
earlier {adv} (comparitive of early and of soon)  :: prima
earlier {adv} (previously; before now; sooner)  :: prima
ear lobe {n} (a part of the ear)  :: lobo {m}
early {adj} (arriving at a time before expected)  :: precoce
early {adj} (illness: having began to occur)  :: precoce, iniziale
early {adj} /ˈɝli/ (at a time in advance of the usual)  :: presto, precoce, anticipato {m}, anticipata {f}, anticipo
early {adj} (near the start or beginning)  :: primo
early {adv} (at a time before expected)  :: presto
early bird {n} (one who wakes early)  :: mattiniero {m}
early fetal demise {n} (missed abortion) SEE: missed abortion  ::
early riser {n} (early bird) SEE: early bird  ::
earn {v} /ɝn/ (transitive: receive (money) for working)  :: guadagnare
earnest {adj} (important, serious)  :: serio, grave
earnest {adj} (intent)  :: pressante
earnest {adj} /ˈɜː(ɹ)nɪst/ (ardent)  :: voglioso, desideroso, fervente, zelante
earnest {n} (pledge)  :: pegno {m}
earnings {n} (wages, money earned, income)  :: guadagno
earphone {n} (sound device held near the ear)  :: cuffia {f}
earphones {n} (small speakers worn over the ears)  :: cuffie {f}
earring {n} (piece of jewelry)  :: orecchino {m}
earshot {n} /ˈɜː(ɹ)ˌʃɒt/ (distance)  :: a portata di orecchio
earth {n} (any general rock-based material)  :: terra {f}
earth {n} (electrical connection)  :: terra {f}, massa {f}
earth {n} (fox's lair)  :: tana {f}
earth {n} (one of the five basic elements)  :: terra {f}
earth {n} (one of the four basic elements)  :: terra {f}
earth {n} (soil)  :: terra {f}
earth {n} (the ground, land)  :: terra {f}
earth {prop} /ɝθ/ (our planet, third out from the Sun) SEE: Earth  ::
earth {v} (connect electrically to the earth)  :: mettere a terra, collegare a terra
earth {v} (to bury)  :: interrare
Earth {prop} /ɜː(ɹ)θ/ (third planet from the Sun)  :: la Terra {f}
earthenware {n} (ceramic)  :: coccio {m}, terraglia {f}
Earthling {n} /ˈɜː(ɹ)θ.lɪŋ/ (inhabitant of the planet Earth)  :: terrestre {m}
earthquake {n} /ˈəːθkweɪk/ (shaking of the surface of a planet)  :: terremoto {m}, sisma {m}
earthstar {n} (a type of puffball)  :: geastro {m}
earthwork {n} (Any structure made from earth)  :: montarozzo {m}, terrapieno {m}
earthworm {n} (worm (animal))  :: lombrico
earwax {n} (waxy substance secreted by the ear)  :: cerume {m}
ease {n} /iːz/ (Dexterity or facility)  :: facilità {f}
ease {n} (Relaxation, rest and leisure)  :: riposo {m}
easel {n} /ˈi.zəl/ (upright frame for displaying or supporting something)  :: cavalletto {m}, treppiedi {m}
easement {n} /ˈiːzmənt/ (legal right to use another person's property)  :: servitù
ease nature {v} (to urinate and/or defecate (euphemism)) SEE: relieve oneself  ::
easily {adv} /iː.zə.liː/ (without difficulty)  :: facilmente, agevolmente
east {adj} (from the East)  :: da est
east {adj} (in or towards the east)  :: orientale
east {adj} (meteorology: easterly)  :: di levante
east {adj} (of or pertaining to the east)  :: orientale
east {adv} (towards the east)  :: a est, verso est
east {n} /iːst/ (compass point)  :: est {m}, oriente {m}, levante {m}
East {prop} (Eastern states of the US)  :: gli stati dell'est degli Stati Uniti
East {prop} (Eastern world)  :: oriente {m}, levante {m}
East {prop} (wind from the east)  :: levante {m}
East al-Quds {prop} (East Jerusalem) SEE: East Jerusalem  ::
Easter {n} /ˈiː.stɚ/ (Christian holiday)  :: Pasqua {f}
Easter Bunny {prop} /ˈiːs.tɚ ˈbʌ.ni/ (Symbolic rabbit sometimes depicted delivering Easter eggs to children)  :: coniglietto pasquale {m}
Easter egg {n} /ˈi.stɚ ˌɛɡ/ (a dyed or decorated egg)  :: uovo di Pasqua {m}
Easter Island {prop} (Island in the Pacific)  :: Isola di Pasqua {f}
Easter Monday {prop} (Monday after Easter Sunday)  :: Pasquetta {f}, Lunedì dell'Angelo {m}, Lunedì di Pasqua {m}
Eastern Arabic {prop} (Levantine Arabic) SEE: Levantine Arabic  ::
Eastern Europe {prop} (Eastern Europe)  :: Europa orientale {f}
eastern jackrabbit {n} (European hare) SEE: European hare  ::
East Indies {prop} (Southeast Asia)  :: Indie Orientali {f-p}
East Sea {prop} (Baltic sea) SEE: Baltic Sea  ::
East Sea {prop} (Dead Sea) SEE: Dead Sea  ::
East Sea {prop} (East China Sea) SEE: East China Sea  ::
East Sea {prop} (Sea of Japan) SEE: Sea of Japan  ::
East Sea {prop} (South China Sea) SEE: South China Sea  ::
East Timor {prop} (Country in Oceania)  :: Timor Est
easy {adj} (comfortable) SEE: comfortable  ::
easy {adj} /ˈiːzi/ (requiring little skill or effort)  :: facile
easy does it {interj} (do something gently or slowly)  :: attenzione
eat {v} (eat a meal)  :: mangiare
eat {v} /it/ (consume)  :: mangiare
eatable {adj} (able to be eaten) SEE: edible  ::
eater {n} /ˈiːtɚ/ (one who eats)  :: mangiatore
eating {n} /ˈitɪŋ/ (the act of consuming food)  :: mangiare
eat one's hat {v} (to express disbelief about a proposition)  :: mangiarsi il cappello
eaves {n} (underside of a roof)  :: gronda {f-s}, grondaia {f}
eavesdrop {n} (dripping of rain from the eaves of a house)  :: sgocciolatoio {m}
eavesdrop {n} (space around a house on which such water drips)  :: sgocciolatoio {m}
eavesdrop {v} /ˈivzˌdɹɑp/ (to hear a conversation one is not intended to hear)  :: origliare
eavesdropping {n} (listening to private conversation)  :: origliamento {m}
eavestrough {n} (roof gutter)  :: gronda {f}, grondaia {f}
ebb {n} /ɛb/ (low tide)  :: riflusso {m}
ebonite {n} /ˈebəˌnaɪt/ (product of vulcanizing rubber with sulfur)  :: ebanite {f}
ebony {n} (colour)  :: ebano {m}
ebony {n} /ˈɛb.ən.i/ (wood)  :: ebano
ebony {n} (tree)  :: ebano
e-book {n} (electronic book)  :: e-book {m}, libro {m} elettronico {m}
e-book reader {n} (e-reader) SEE: e-reader  ::
ebullioscope {n} (an instrument used to measure the boiling point of liquids)  :: ebullioscopio {m}
ebullioscopic {adj} (of or pertaining to ebullioscopy)  :: ebullioscopico
ebullioscopy {n} (measurement of the boiling point of liquids)  :: ebullioscopia {f}
ebullism {n} (formation of gas bubbles in bodily fluids at low pressure)  :: ebullismo {m}
ECB {initialism} (European Central Bank)  :: BCE
eccentric {adj} (deviating from the norm)  :: eccentrico {m}
eccentric {adj} /ɛkˈsɛntrɪk/ (not at or in the centre)  :: eccentrico {m}
eccentric {n} (person who does not behave like others)  :: eccentrico {m}
ecchymosis {n} /ˌɛk.ɪˈmoʊ.sɪs/ (skin discoloration) SEE: bruise  ::
Ecclesiastes {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Qoelet
ecclesiastical {adj} /əˌkliziˈæstəkəl/ (pertaining to the church)  :: ecclesiastico
Ecclesiastical Latin {prop} (Latin language)  :: latino ecclesiastico {m}
ecclesiology {n} (branch of theology)  :: ecclesiologia {f}
echelon {n} /ˈɛkəlɒn/ (A formation of troops)  :: scaglione {m}
echelon {v} (To form troops into an echelon)  :: scaglionare
echidna {n} /ʔəˈkɪdnə/ (any of the four species of small spined monotremes)  :: echidna
echo {n} /ˈɛkəʊ/ (reflected sound)  :: eco {f}
echography {n} (the use of ultrasound as a diagnostic aid)  :: ecografia {f}
echolalia {n} /ɛkə(ʊ)ˈleɪlɪə/ (echoing of words or phrases)  :: ecolalia {f}
echo sounding {n}  :: ecoscandaglio {m}
eclectic {adj} /ɛkˈlɛk.tɪk/ (unrelated and unspecialized; heterogeneous)  :: eclettico, disparato, heteroclitico, eterogeneo, poliedrico {m}, versatile {m}
eclectic {n} (one who selects by the eclectic method)  :: eclettico
eclipse {n} /ɪˈklɪps/ (passage of a planetary object between others)  :: eclisse {f}, eclissi {f}
ecliptic {n} /ɪˈklɪp.tɪk/ (Earth's orbital plane)  :: eclittica {f}
eclogue {n} (pastoral poem)  :: egloga {f}
eco- {prefix} /ˈiːˌkəʊ/ (concerning ecology or the environment)  :: eco-
eco-incentive {n} (incentive for eco-friendly policy)  :: ecoincentivo {m}
ecolabel {n}  :: ecoetichetta {f}
E-collar {n} (Elizabethan collar) SEE: Elizabethan collar  ::
ecologic {adj} (related to ecology) SEE: ecological  ::
ecological {adj} /ˌiːkəˈlɒd͡ʒɪkl̩/ (relating to ecology)  :: ecologico
ecological footprint {n} (measure of human demand on the Earth's ecosystems)  :: impronta ecologica {f}
ecologist {n} (A scientist who studies ecology)  :: ecologista {m} {f}, ecologo {m}
ecology {n} /i.ˈkɑ.lə.dʒi/ (branch of biology)  :: ecologia {f}
ecomuseum {n}  :: ecomuseo {m}
ecomusicology {n} (study of music, culture, and nature)  :: ecomusicologia
econometrics {n} (branch of economics)  :: statistica economica {f}
economic {adj} (cheap)  :: economico, economo
economic {adj} /ˌɛkəˈnɑmɪk/ (pertaining to an economy)  :: economico
economic {adj} (pertaining to the study of money)  :: economico
economic crisis {n} (period of economic slowdown) SEE: financial crisis  ::
economic growth {n} (growth)  :: crescita economica {f}
economics {n} (study)  :: economia {f}
economy {n} (frugal use of resources)  :: economia {f}, risparmio {m}
economy {n} /iˈkɒːn.ə.miː/ (effective management of the resources of a community or system)  :: economia {f}
economy {n} (production and distribution and consumption)  :: economia {f}
ecosystem {n} /ˈikoʊˌsɪstəm/ (system of an ecological community and its environment)  :: ecosistema {m}
ecosystemic {adj} (Of, or pertaining to an ecosystem)  :: ecosistemico
ecru {adj} (beige) SEE: beige  ::
ecstasy {n} (drug)  :: ecstasy {m}
ecstasy {n} (intense emotion)  :: estasi {f}
ecstasy {n} (intense pleasure)  :: estasi {f}
ecstasy {n} (trance associated with mystic or prophetic exaltation)  :: estasi {f}
-ectomy {suffix} (excision of)  :: -ectomia {f}
-ectomy {suffix} (surgical removal of)  :: -ectomia {f}
ectoparasite {n} (parasite living on the surface of host organism)  :: dermatozoo {m}
ectoplasm {n} /ˈɛktəˌplæzəm/ (parapsychology: visible substance believed to emanate from spiritualistic mediums)  :: ectoplasma
Ecuador {prop} /ˈɛk.wə.dɔɹ/ (country in South America)  :: Ecuador
ecumenic {adj} /iːkjuːˈmɛnɪk/ (ecumenical) SEE: ecumenical  ::
ecumenism {n} (philosophy)  :: ecumenismo {m}
eczema {n} /ˈɛɡzɪmə/ (acute or chronic inflammation of the skin)  :: eczema {m}
eczematous {adj} /ɪɡˈzɛmətəs/ (of or pertaining to eczema)  :: eczematoso, eczematico
edaphology {n} (ecological relationship of soil with plants, and land cultivation practices)  :: edafologia {f}
eddy {n} /ˈɛd.i/ (air or water running in an opposite direction to the main current)  :: vortice {m}, gorgo {m}, mulinello {m}, controcorrente {f}
edelweiss {n} (a European perennial alpine plant)  :: stella alpina {f}
edema {n}  :: edema {m}
edentulous {adj} /iˈdɛnt.jʊ.ləs/ (toothless) SEE: toothless  ::
Edgar {prop} (male given name)  :: Edgardo
edge {n} (an advantage)  :: vantaggio {m}
edge {n} (any sharp terminating border; a margin; a brink; extreme verge)  :: bordo {m}
edge {n} /ɛdʒ/ (boundary line of a surface)  :: orlo {m}, bordo {m}
edge {n} (in graph theory: any of the pairs of vertices in a graph)  :: arco {m}
edge {n} (joining line between two vertices of a polygon)  :: lato
edge {n} (thin cutting side of the blade of an instrument)  :: lama {f}
edible {adj} /ˈɛd.ɪ.bəl/ (that can be eaten without harm; suitable for consumption)  :: commestibile, edibile, edule
edible dormouse {n} (dormouse which is food)  :: ghiro {m}
edictal {adj} (of, pertaining to, or derived from edicts)  :: edittale
edictally {adv}  :: edittalmente
Edinburgh {prop} /ˈɛdənbərə/ (capital of Scotland)  :: Edimburgo {f}
edit {n} /ˈɛdɪt/ (a change to the text of a document)  :: modifica
edit {v} (be editor of a publication)  :: pubblicare
edit {v} (to change a text, or a document)  :: redigere, elaborare
editing {n} (an act or instance of something being edited)  :: redazione {f}, [film, etc.] montaggio {m}
edition {n} /əˈdɪʃən/ (literary work)  :: edizione {f}
editor {n} /ˈɛd.ɪ.tə(ɹ)/ (person who edits)  :: redattore
editor {n} (machine for editing film)  :: giuntatrice {f}
editor {n} (program for modifying text files)  :: editor
editorial {adj} (of or relating to an editor, editing, or an editorial)  :: editoriale
edit war {n} (a dispute over the content of a page on a wiki or other editable work)  :: guerra di modifiche {f}
Edmonton {prop} (city in Canada)  :: Edmonton
Edmund {prop} (male given name)  :: Edmondo
e-dress {n} (e-mail address) SEE: e-mail address  ::
educate {v} /ˈɛdʒəkeɪt/ (to instruct or train)  :: istruire, educare
education {n} /ˌɛdʒʊˈkeɪʃn/ (process or art of imparting knowledge, skill and judgment)  :: istruzione {f}, educazione {f}
educational {adj} /ˌɛdʒʊˈkeɪʃənəl/ (Of or pertaining to education)  :: educativo
educationalist {n} (specialist in the theory of education)  :: educatore {m}, educatrice {f}
educator {n} /ˈɛdʒəkeɪtɚ/ (teacher) SEE: teacher  ::
edulcorate {v} (to sweeten)  :: edulcorare
Edward {prop} /ˈɛdwɚd/ (male given name)  :: Edoardo, Eduardo
-ee {suffix} (forming words meaning a person to whom or a thing to which an action is done)  :: -ato {m}, -ata {f}
-ee {suffix} (forming words meaning a person who or a thing that does an action, especially where a passive sense of the verb is implied)  :: -atore {m}, -atrice {f}
-ee {suffix} (used to form diminutives)  :: -etto, -ino
eel {n} (Anguilla anguilla) SEE: European eel  ::
eel {n} /iːl/ (any fish of the order Anguilliformes)  :: anguilla {m}
eelpout {n} (fish of the family Zoarcidae)  :: blennio {m}
eeny, meeny, miny, moe {n} (similar children's counting-out games in other languages)  :: Igne migne magna mo
eerie {adj} /ˈɪɹi/ (weird)  :: misterioso {m}
ef {n} (name of the letter F, f)  :: effe {m} {f}
effect {n} /ɪˈfɛkt/ (result of an action)  :: effetto
effecter {n} (effector) SEE: effector  ::
effective {adj} (having the power to produce a required effect or effects)  :: efficace
effectively {adv} (in an efficient or effective manner; with powerful effect)  :: efficacemente
effectiveness {n} (degree)  :: efficacia {f}
effectiveness {n} (property)  :: efficacia {f}
effectually {adv} /ɪˈfɛktʃuːəli/ (in such a way as to achieve a desired result)  :: efficacemente
effeminacy {n} (the quality of being effeminate)  :: effeminatezza {f}
effeminate {adj} /ɛˈfɛmɪnət/ (of a man, behaving like a woman)  :: effemminato
effeminately {adv} (in an effeminate manner)  :: effemminatamente, effeminatamente
effendi {n} /ɛˈfɛndi/ (title of respect)  :: efendi {m}, effendi {m}
effervesce {v} /ˌɛf.ərˈvɛs/ (to emit small bubbles)  :: sprizzare bollicine
efficaciously {adv} (in an efficacious manner)  :: efficacemente
efficacity {n} (efficacy) SEE: efficacy  ::
efficacy {n} /ˈɛf.ɪ.kə.si/ (ability to produce effect)  :: efficacia {f}
efficiency {n}  :: efficienza
efficient {adj} (making good use of resources)  :: efficiente
efflorescence {n} (eruption on the skin)  :: efflorescenza
efflorescence {n} (formation of a powdery surface)  :: efflorescenza
efflorescence {n} (production of flowers)  :: efflorescenza
efflorescence {n} (rapid flowering of a culture)  :: efflorescenza
effluent {n} (flow of liquid waste)  :: effluente {m}
effluvium {n} /ɪˈfluːviəm/ (A gaseous or vaporous emission, especially a foul-smelling one)  :: effluvio
effort {n} /ˈɛfɚt/ (the amount of work involved in achieving something)  :: sforzo {m}
effort {n} (endeavour) SEE: endeavour  ::
effrontery {n} /ɪˈfɹʌntəɹi/ (insolent and shameless audacity)  :: sfrontatezza
effusion {n} (outpouring of liquid)  :: effusione {f}, spargimento {m}, travaso {m}
effusion {n} (outpouring of speech or emotion)  :: effusione {f}, effusioni {m-p}
effusion {n} (seeping of fluid into a body cavity)  :: effusione {f}
E-flat {n} (E-flat major)  :: mi bemolle {m}
E-flat {n} (mechanism for producing an E-flat)  :: mi bemolle {m}
E-flat {n} (tone between D and E)  :: mi bemolle {m}
E flat major {n} (Major scale of E-flat)  :: mi bemolle maggiore {m}
eflornithine {n} (a drug used to treat cancer)  :: eflornitina {f}
e.g. {adv} /iːdʒiː/ (abbreviation for “for example”)  :: [[[ad esempio]]] ad es.
egalitarian {adj} /ɪˌɡæl.ɪˈtɛɹ.i.ən/ (characterized by social equality and equal rights for all people)  :: egualitario
egalitarian {n} ( person who accepts or promotes social equality and equal rights for all people)  :: egualitario {m}
egg {n} (culinary ingredient)  :: uovo {m}
egg {n} /ɛɡ/ (body housing an embryo)  :: uovo {m}
egg {n} (egg of domestic fowl as food item)  :: uovo {m}
egg {n} (ovum)  :: ovulo {m}
eggbeater {n} (eggwhisk) SEE: eggwhisk  ::
egg cell {n} (ovum) SEE: ovum  ::
eggcup {n} (a small dish used to support a boiled egg whilst being eaten)  :: portauovo {m}
egg donation {n} (donation of ova)  :: ovodonazione {f}
eggnog {n} /ˈɛɡ.nɑɡ/ (alcoholic beverage)  :: vov {m}, zabaione, zabaglione
egg pasta {n} (pasta made with eggs)  :: pasta all'uovo {f}
eggplant {n} (edible fruit)  :: melanzana {f}
eggplant {n} (plant)  :: melanzana {f}
egg white {n} (egg white) SEE: albumen  ::
egg yolk {n} (central part of an egg)  :: tuorlo {m}
egocentric {adj} (egotistical)  :: egocentrico
egoist {n} (person who talks excessively about himself or believes in his own importance or superiority) SEE: egotist  ::
egophony {n} (bleating sound)  :: egofonia {f}
egotist {n} (egocentric or self-centered person) SEE: egoist  ::
egotist {n} (person who believes in his or her own importance and superiority)  :: pallone gonfiato {m}
egotistical {adj} (egoistical) SEE: egoistical  ::
egress {n} /ˈiːɡrɛs/ (exit) SEE: exit  ::
egret {n} /ˈi.gɹɪt/ (Any of various wading birds of the genera Egretta or Ardea)  :: garzetta, airone guardabuoi
Egypt {prop} /ˈiː.dʒɪpt/ (country in North Africa)  :: Egitto {m}
Egyptian {adj} /ɪˈdʒɪp.ʃən/ (of, from, or pertaining to Egypt)  :: egiziano
Egyptian {n} (person from Egypt)  :: egiziano {m}, egiziaco {m}
Egyptian Mau {n}  :: gatto Egyptian Mau {m}
Egyptologist {n} (A person; one who is skilled professes or practices Egyptology)  :: Egittogista {f}, Egittogisto {m}
egyptology {n} (Egyptology) SEE: Egyptology  ::
Egyptology {n} /ˌidʒɪpˈtɑlədʒi/ (the study of ancient Egypt)  :: egittologia
eh {interj} /eɪ/ (used to mean “What?”)  :: eh
eicosanoid {n}  :: eicosanoide {m}
eicosapentaenoic acid {n} (fatty acid)  :: acido eicosapentaenoico {m}
Eifelian {n}  :: Eifeliano
eigenfunction {n} (function)  :: autofunzione {f}
eigenstate {n} (dynamic quantum mechanical state)  :: autostato {m}
eigenvalue {n} /ˈaɪɡənˌvæljuː/ (change in magnitude of an eigenvector)  :: autovalore {m}
eigenvector {n} (vector not rotated by linear transformation)  :: autovettore {m}
eight {num} /eɪt/ (cardinal number 8)  :: otto
eighteen {num} /ˈeɪ.tiːn/ (cardinal number)  :: diciotto
eighteenth {adj} /ˌeɪˈtiːnθ/ (the ordinal form of the number eighteen)  :: diciottesimo {m}, diciottesima {f} (before the noun) (abbreviations 18º {m}, 18ª {f}); (in names of monarchs and popes) diciottesimo {m}, diciottesima {f} (after the name) (abbreviation XVIII)
eighteenth {n} (One of eighteen equal parts of a whole)  :: diciottesimo {m}
eighteenth {n} (The person or thing in the eighteenth position)  :: diciottesimo {m}, diciottesima {f}
eighth {adj} /eɪtθ/ (ordinal form of the number eight)  :: ottavo {m}, ottava {f} (before the noun) (abbreviations 8º {m}, 8ª {f}); (in names of monarchs and popes) ottavo {m}, ottava {f} (after the name) (abbreviation VIII)
eighth {n} (one of eight equal parts of a whole)  :: ottavo {m}
eighth {n} (person or thing in the eighth position)  :: ottavo {m}, ottava {f}
eighth note {n} (eighth note) SEE: quaver  ::
eight hundred {num} /ˈeɪt ˈhʌn.dɹəd/ (cardinal number 800)  :: ottocento {m} {f}
eightieth {adj} /ˈeɪtiəθ/ (ordinal form of the number eighty)  :: ottantesimo {m}, ottantesima {f} (abbreviations 80º {m}, 80ª {f})
eightieth {n} (One of eighty equal parts of a whole)  :: ottantesimo {m}
eightieth {n} (The person or thing in the eightieth position)  :: ottantesimo {m}, ottantesima {f}
eight thousand {n} (cardinal number)  :: ottomila
eighty {num} /ˈeɪ.ti/ (80)  :: ottanta
eighty-eight {num} (88)  :: ottantotto
eighty-first {n} (one of eighty-one equal parts of a whole)  :: ottantunesimo {m}
eighty-first {num} (ordinal number 81st)  :: ottantunesimo {m}, ottantunesima {f} (abbreviations 81º {m}, 81ª {f})
eighty-five {num} (the cardinal number 85)  :: ottantacinque
eighty-four {num} (84)  :: ottantaquattro
eighty-nine {num} (89)  :: ottantanove
eighty-one {num} (81)  :: ottantuno
eighty-seven {num} (87)  :: ottantasette
eighty-six {num} (cardinal number 86)  :: ottantasei
eighty-three {num} (83)  :: ottantatré
eighty-two {num} (82)  :: ottantadue
eikonal {adj} (physics and maths term)  :: eikonale
Einstein {prop} /ˈaɪnstaɪn/ (Albert Einstein)  :: Einstein
einsteinium {n} /aɪnˈstaɪniəm/ (element with atomic number 99)  :: einstenio {m}
either {adv} ((after a negative) as well)  :: neanche, nemmeno, neppure
either {conj} (Introduces the first of two options)  :: o, oppure
either {determiner} /ˈaɪð.ə(ɹ)/ (each of two)  :: ciascuno
either {determiner} (one or the other)  :: l'uno o l'altro {m}, l'una o l'altra {f} [for two feminine nouns]
ejaculate {v} /ɪˈdʒæk.jə.leɪt/ (eject semen or vaginal fluid)  :: eiaculare
ejaculation {n} /iˌdʒækjuˈleɪʃən/ (ejection of semen through the urethra)  :: eiaculazione {f}
ejection {n} /əˈdʒɛkʃən/ (act of ejecting)  :: eiezione {f}
ejector {n} /ɪˈd͡ʒɛktɚ/ (ejector)  :: espulsore {m}
eke out {v} (obtain with difficulty)  :: sbarcare il lunario, tirare avanti, tirare la carretta
eke out {v} (supplement)  :: integrare, arrotondare
ekranoplan {n} (ground-effect vehicle)  :: ekranoplano {m}
el {n} /ɛl/ (name of the letter L, l)  :: elle {m} {f}
elaborate {adj}  :: elaborato {m}, elaborata {f}
elaborate {adj} (flashy or fancy)  :: intricato
elaborate {adj} /ɪˈlæbərət/ (detailed)  :: elaborato, dettagliato
elaborate {v} (to give further detail or explanation)  :: approfondire, dettagliare
elapse {v} ((of time) to pass or move by)  :: trascorrere
elastic {adj} (elasticated) SEE: elasticated  ::
elastic {adj} /iˈlæs.tɪk/ (capable of stretching)  :: elastico {m}, elastica {f}
elastic {n} (elastic band) SEE: elastic band  ::
elastic band {n} (loop of rubber or similar material)  :: elastico {m}
elasticity {n} (adaptability) SEE: adaptability  ::
elasticity {n} /ɪ.læsˈtɪs.ɪ.ti/ (physics: property by which a material can regain its original dimensions)  :: elasticità {f}
elastin {n} (protein with elastic properties, similar to collagen)  :: elastina {f}
elastomer {n} (any polymer having the elastic properties of rubber)  :: elastomero {m}
Elbe {prop} (European river)  :: Elba {f}
elbow {n} /ˈɛlboʊ/ (joint between upper arm and forearm)  :: gomito {m}
elbow {n} (pipe fitting)  :: raccordo {m}
elbow {v} (to push with the elbow)  :: sgomitare
elbow bone {n} (olecranon) SEE: olecranon  ::
elbow bone {n} (ulna) SEE: ulna  ::
elbow grease {n} (effort or hard work)  :: olio di gomito {m}
elder {n} /ˈɛldɚ/  :: sambuco {m}
elderberry {n} (elder tree) SEE: elder  ::
elderberry {n} (fruit)  :: sambuco {m}
elderly care {n} (eldercare) SEE: eldercare  ::
Eleanor {prop} (female given name)  :: Eleonora
Eleazar {prop} /ɛliˈeɪzə/ (biblical character)  :: Eleazar
elect {v} (to choose in election)  :: eleggere
election {n} /ɪˈlekʃ(ə)n/ (process of choosing a new leader or representatives)  :: elezione {f}
electioneering {n} /ɪˌlɛk.ʃənˈɪə(ɹ).ɪŋ/ (campaigning for elective office)  :: propaganda elettorale {f}
Elector {n} (elector or prince-elector)  :: principe elettore {m}
electoral district {n} (district represented by one or more elected officials)  :: circoscrizione elettorale {f}, collegio elettorale {m}, distretto elettorale {m}
electoral fraud {n} (illegal interference with an election)  :: frode elettorale {f}
electorally {adv} (in an electoral manner)  :: elettoralmente
electorate {n} (geographic area encompassing electoral district) SEE: electoral district  ::
electorate {n} (those entitled to vote collectively)  :: elettorato {m}
Electorate of the Palatinate {prop} (historical territory of the Holy Roman Empire)  :: Elettorato Palatinato
Electra {prop} (mythical women)  :: Elettra
electric {adj} (electronic (musical instrument))  :: elettronico {m}
electric {adj} /ɪˈlɛktɹɪk/ (electrical)  :: elettrico
electrical {adj} /ɪˈlɛktɹɪkəl/ (related to electricity and electronics)  :: elettrico
electrically {adv} (by means of electricity)  :: elettricamente
electric car {n} (a car that uses electric motors)  :: auto elettrica {f}
electric chair {n} (A device used for performing execution by electrocution)  :: sedia elettrica {f}
electric charge {n} (electromagnetic state)  :: carica {f}
electric current {n} (measurement of the rate of flow of electric charge)  :: corrente {f}, corrente elettrica {f}
electric field {n} (region around a charged particle)  :: campo elettrico {m}
electrician {n} (tradesman who works with electrical equipment)  :: elettricista {m} {f}
electricity {n} /əˌlɛkˈtɹɪsɪti/ (form of energy)  :: elettricità {f}
electric motor {n} (motor)  :: motore elettrico {m}
electrifiable {adj} (capable of being electrified)  :: elettrizzabile
electro- {prefix} (meaning electricity or electrical)  :: elettro-
electroacoustics {n} (the science of the interaction and interconversion of electric and acoustic phenomena)  :: elettroacustica {f}
electrobiology {n} (study of the production of electricity by organisms)  :: elettrobiologia {f}
electrochemical {adj} (of or relating to a chemical reaction brought about by electricity)  :: elettrochimico
electrochemical {adj} (of or relating to electricity produced by a chemical reaction)  :: elettrochimico
electrochemistry {n} (chemistry pertaining to electricity)  :: elettrochimica {f}
electroconvulsive therapy {n} (biomedical therapy using electrical current)  :: elettroshockterapia {f}
electrodeposition {n} (deposition of a metal on a cathode during electrolysis)  :: elettrodeposizione {f}
electrodynamometer {n} (electromechanical instrument)  :: elettrodinamometro {m}
electroencephalogram {n} (a recording of electrical brain activity made by an electroencephalograph)  :: elettroencefalogramma
electrokinetics {n} (the electrodynamics of electrical circuits)  :: elettrocinetica {f}
electroluminescence {n} (generation of light by application of an alternating current or by electric discharge)  :: elettroluminescenza {f}
electrolysis {n} /ɪlɛkˈtɹɒləsɪs/ (chemical change)  :: elettrolisi {f}
electrolyte {n} (ion that regulates the electric charge on cells and the flow of water across their membranes)  :: elettrolito {m}, elettrolita {m}
electrolyte {n} (substance that ionizes and conducts electricity)  :: elettrolito {m}, elettrolita {m}
electromagnet {n} (magnet)  :: elettromagnete {m}
electromagnetic {adj} (pertaining to electromagnetism)  :: elettromagnetico
electromagnetic radiation {n} (radiation)  :: radiazione elettromagnetica {f}
electromagnetic wave {n} (electromagnetic radiation)  :: onda elettromagnetica {f}
electromagnetism {n} /ɪˌlɛk.tɹəʊˈmæɡ.nəˌtɪzm̩/ (a fundamental force)  :: elettromagnetismo {m}
electromotive {adj} (causing electrons to move)  :: elettromotrice
electromyography {n} (diagnostic technique)  :: elettromiografia {f}
electron {n} /ɪˈlɛktɹɑn/ (the negatively charged subatomic particles that orbit atoms)  :: elettrone {m}
electron cloud {n} (mathematically defined region)  :: nuvola elettronica {f}
electronegativity {n} (degree of electron attraction)  :: elettronegatività {f}
electron hole {n}  :: lacuna elettronica {f}
electronic {adj} (generated by electronic device)  :: elettronico
electronic {adj} /ɪˌlɛkˈtɹɑː.nɪk/ (pertaining to electrons)  :: elettronico
electronic {adj} (operating on behavior of electrons)  :: elettronico
electronically {adv} (by electronic means)  :: elettronicamente
electronic book {n} (e-book) SEE: e-book  ::
electronic cigarette {n} /ɪˌlɛkˈtʃɹɑːnɪk ˈsɪɡɚˌɛt/ (electronic cigarette)  :: sigaretta elettronica
electronic mail {n} (e-mail) SEE: e-mail  ::
electronics {n} ((physics))  :: elettronica {f}
electron volt {n} (a unit for measuring the energy of subatomic particles)  :: elettronvolt {m}
electrooculogram {n} (a record of the voltage differences between the front and back of the eye as the eyeball moves)  :: elettrooculogramma {f}
electrophile {n} (compound which attracts electrons)  :: elettrofilo {m}
electrophilic {adj} (relating to an electrophile)  :: elettrofilico
electrophoresis {n} (method for separation of large molecules)  :: elettroforesi {f}
electrophysiology {n} (the branch of physiology that studies the electrical activity of organisms)  :: elettrofisiologia {f}
electroscope {n} (device that detects the presence of an electric charge)  :: elettroscopio {m}
electrostatic {adj} (of, relating to, or producted by electrostatics or static electricity)  :: elettrostatico
electrostatic precipitator {n} (particulate collection device)  :: precipitatore elettrostatico {m}
electrovalency {n} (charge)  :: elettrovalenza {f}
electrovalency {n} (number of electrons gained or lost)  :: elettrovalenza {f}
electroweak {adj} (combination of the electromagnetic and weak nuclear forces)  :: elettrodebole
electrum {n} /ɪˈlɛktɹəm/ (fossil resin) SEE: amber  ::
elegance {n}  :: eleganza {f}
elegant {adj} /ɛl.ə.ɡənt/ (exhibiting elegance)  :: elegante
element {n} (alchemy: one of the four basic building blocks)  :: elemento {m}
element {n} (atmospheric forces)  :: elemento {m}, elementi {m-p}
element {n} (chemistry: simplest chemical substance)  :: elemento {m}
element {n} (computing: conceptual object in a markup language)  :: elemento {m}
element {n} /ˈel.ɪ.mənt/ (simplest or essential part or principle of anything)  :: elemento {m}
element {n} (group of people with a common characteristic)  :: elemento {m}
element {n} (heating element)  :: elemento {m}
element {n} (law: component of a cause of action)  :: elemento {m}
element {n} (place or state of being that an individual or object is better suited towards)  :: elemento {m}, ambiente {m}
element {n} (set theory: object in a set)  :: elemento {m}
element {n} (something small)  :: elemento {m}
elemental {adj} (basic, fundamental, elementary) SEE: elementary  ::
elementaristic {adj}  :: elementaristico
elementary {adj} (relating to an elementary school)  :: elementare
elementary {adj} (relating to a subatomic particle)  :: elementare
elementary {adj} (relating to the basic, essential or fundamental part of something)  :: elementare
elementary charge {n}  :: carica elementare {f}
elementary particle {n} (a subatomic particles that does not consist of smaller particles)  :: particella elementare {f}
elementary school {n} (school for children) SEE: primary school  ::
elephant {n} /ˈɛləfənt/ (mammal)  :: elefante {m}
elephantiac {adj} (afflicted with elephantiasis)  :: elefantiaco
elephantiasis {n} (disease)  :: elefantiasi {f}
elevate {v} (ennoble) SEE: ennoble  ::
elevate {v} (increase the intensity of)  :: aumentare
elevate {v} (promote) SEE: promote  ::
elevate {v} (raise)  :: elevare
elevator {n} /ˈɛl.ə.veɪ.tɚ/ (permanent construction) SEE: lift  ::
eleven {num} /ɪˈlɛv.ən/ (the cardinal number occurring after ten and before twelve)  :: undici
eleven hundred {num} (one thousand one hundred)  :: millecento
eleventh {adj} /ɨˈlɛv.nθ/ (ordinal form of eleven)  :: undicesimo {m}, undicesima {f} (before the noun) (abbreviations 11º {m}, 11ª {f}); (in names of monarchs and popes) undicesimo {m}, undicesima {f} (after the name) (abbreviation XI)
eleventh {n} (one of eleven equal parts of a whole)  :: undicesimo {m}
eleventh {n} (something in the eleventh position)  :: undicesimo {m}, undicesima {f}
eleventh hour {n} (The last minute)  :: all'ultimo minuto
elf {n} /ɛlf/ (a magical being)  :: elfo {m}
Elias {prop} (male given name) SEE: Elijah  ::
eligibility {n} (quality of being eligible)  :: idoneità
eligible {adj} /ˈelɪdʒəbl/ (suitable)  :: eleggibile
Elijah {prop} /ɨˈlaɪd͡ʒə/ (biblical prophet)  :: Elia
Elijah {prop} (male given name)  :: Elia
eliminatory {adj} (tending to eliminate)  :: eliminatorio
Elisabeth {prop} (female given name) SEE: Elizabeth  ::
Elisha {prop} /ɨˈlaɪʃə/ (biblical prophet)  :: Eliseo
Elissa {prop} (name of Queen Dido)  :: Elisa
elite {n} /ɪˈliːt/ (group with higher status)  :: élite {f}
elixir {n} (liquid which is believed to cure all ills)  :: elisir {m}
elixir {n} /ɪˈlɪksə/ (alchemy: liquid which was believed to turn non-precious metals to gold)  :: elisir {m}
elixir {n} (pharmacy: sweet taste-masking liquid)  :: elisir {m}
elixir of life {n} (elixir that brings immortality)  :: l’elisir di lunga vita {m}
Elizabeth {prop} /əˈlɪzəbəθ/ (female given name)  :: Elisabetta
Elizabeth {prop} (mother of John the Baptist)  :: Elisabetta
Elizabeth {prop} (wife of Aaron) SEE: Elisheba  ::
elk {n} /ɛlk/ (wapiti - Cervus canadensis) SEE: wapiti  ::
elk {n} (moose) SEE: moose  ::
ellipse {n} (curve)  :: ellisse {f}
ellipsis {n} /ɪˈlɪpsɪs/ (mark used in printing to indicate an omission)  :: puntini puntini puntini
ellipsis {n} (omission of grammatically required words that can be implied)  :: ellissi {f}
ellipsoid {adj} (shaped like an ellipse) SEE: elliptical  ::
elm {n} /ɛlm/ (tree of genus Ulmus)  :: olmo {m}
Eloise {prop} (female given name)  :: Eloisa
eloquent {adj} (effective in expressing meaning)  :: loquace, articolato, verboso, pedissequo
eloquent {adj} /ˈɛl.əˌkwənt/ (fluently persuasive and articulate)  :: eloquente
El Salvador {prop} /ɛl ˈsæl.və.dɔɹ/ (country in Central America)  :: El Salvador {m}
else {adv} /ɛls/ (word that implies any result with the exception of the one being referred to)  :: altro
else {adv} (statement in computing that indicates the result of a conditional statement (if) evaluating as false)  :: altrimenti
elsewhere {adv} /ˈɛlsˌʍɛːɹ/ (in or at some other place)  :: altrove
elsewhere {adv} (to some other place)  :: altrove
eluate {n} (Liquid solution resulting from elution)  :: eluato {m}
elucidate {v} /əˈluː.sɪ.deɪt/ (make clear)  :: chiarire
em {n} /ɛm/  :: emme {m} {f}
emaciate {v} ((intransitive) become extremely thin or wasted)  :: emaciarsi
emaciate {v} ((transitive) make extremely thin or wasted)  :: emaciare
email {n} /ˈiːmeɪl/ (e-mail) SEE: e-mail  ::
e-mail {n} /ˈiːmeɪl/ (system)  :: posta elettronica {f}, e-mail {f}
e-mail {n} (message sent via e-mail)  :: messaggio di posta elettronica, e-mail {f}
email {v} (e-mail) SEE: e-mail  ::
e-mail {v} (intransitive: to send an e-mail or e-mails)  :: inviare un'e-mail
email address {n} (e-mail address) SEE: e-mail address  ::
Emajõgi {prop} (river in Estonia)  :: Emajõgi
emanate {v} (To come from a source)  :: emanare
emanation {n} /ˌɛməˈneɪʃən/ (The act of flowing)  :: emanazione {f}
emanation {n} (That which flows)  :: emanazione {f}
emanationism {n} (religious concept)  :: emanatismo {m}
embalm {v} (to treat a corpse in order to prevent decomposition)  :: imbalsamare
embankment {n} (artificial mound of earth and stone)  :: argine {m}
embarge {v} /əmˈbɑrdʒ/  :: imporre
embargo {n} /ɪmˈbɑɹɡoʊ/  :: embargo {m}
embark {v} /ɪmˈbɑː(ɹ)k/ (to get on a boat)  :: imbarcare
embark {v} (to start)  :: imbarcare
embarrass {v} /ɪmˈbæ.ɹəs/ (to humiliate; to disrupt somebody's composure or comfort with acting publicly or freely)  :: imbarazzare
embarrassed {adj} / / (Having a feeling of shameful discomfort)  :: imbarazzato
embarrassing {adj} (causing embarrassment)  :: imbarazzante {m} {f}
embarrassment {n} /ɪmˈbæɹəsmənt/ (state of discomfort)  :: imbarazzo
embassy {n} /ˈɛmbəsi/ (organization representing a foreign state)  :: ambasciata {f}
embed {v} /ɛmˈbɛd/ (lay as in a bed; lay in surrounding matter)  :: incastonare, incastrare, incorporare, inserire, aggregare
embed {v} (mathematics; embed in)  :: inglobare
embellish {v} /ɪmˈbɛlɪʃ/ (To make more beautiful and attractive; to decorate)  :: abbellire, agghindare, impreziosire, adornare, infronzolare
embellish {v} (To make something sound or look better or more acceptable than it is in reality, to distort)  :: imbellettare, abbellire, impreziosire
ember {n} /ˈɛm.bɚ/ (glowing piece of coal or wood)  :: brace {f}
ember {n} (smoldering ash)  :: splendore, favilla {f}
embers {n} (remains of a fire)  :: braci {f-p}
embetterment {n} (improvement) SEE: improvement  ::
embezzlement {n} (The fraudulent conversion of property from a property owner)  :: appropriazione indebita {f}, peculato {m}
embiopteran {n} (insect)  :: embiottero {m}
emblem {n} /ˈɛmbləm/ (representative symbol)  :: emblema {m}, raffigurazione {f}, simbolo {m}
embodiment {n} (entity typifying an abstraction)  :: incarnazione {f}
embolism {n} (obstruction or occlusion of an artery by an embolus)  :: embolia {f}
embolization {n} (minimally invasive procedure)  :: embolizzazione {f}
emboss {v} (to mark or decorate with a raised design or symbol)  :: coniare
embroider {v} (to add imaginary detail to a narrative)  :: ricamare, abbellire, indorare
embroider {v} (to stitch a decorative design on fabric with needle and thread)  :: ricamare
embroiderer {n} (person who embroiders)  :: ricamatrice {f}, ricamatore {m}
embroidery {n} /ɪmˈbɹɔɪdəɹi/ (ornamentation)  :: ricamo
embryo {n} /ˈɛmbɹiəʊ/ (fertilized egg before developing into a fetus)  :: embrione {m}
embryo {n}  :: embrione {m}
embryogenic {adj} (of or pertaining to embryogenesis)  :: embriogenico
embryologic {adj} (embryologic) SEE: embryological  ::
embryologically {adv} (regarding embryology)  :: embriologicamente
emerald {n} (gemstone)  :: smeraldo {m}
emerald green {adj} (emerald green colour)  :: smeraldo
emerge {v} (to become known)  :: venire alla luce, venire fuori, emergere
emerge {v} / / (to come out of)  :: emergere, venire fuori
emergence {n} (the arising of emergent structure in complex systems)  :: emergenza {f}
emergency {n} /ɪˈmɝ.dʒən.si/ (situation requiring urgent assistance)  :: emergenza {f}
emergency exit {n} (exit for evacuation)  :: uscita d'emergenza {f}
emeritus {adj} (retired but retaining an honorific version of previous title)  :: emerito
Emersonian {adj}  :: emersoniano
emigrant {n} /ˈɛmɪɡɹənt/ (someone who leaves a country to settle in a new country)  :: emigrante {m} {f}
emigrate {v} (to leave one's country in order to reside elsewhere)  :: emigrare
Emil {prop} (male given name)  :: Emilio
Emile {prop} (Emil) SEE: Emil  ::
Emilian {prop} (language)  :: emiliano {m}
Emilia-Romagna {prop} (region of Italy)  :: Emilia-Romagna {f}
Emily {prop} (given name)  :: Emilia
emir {n} (Islamic prince or leader)  :: emiro
emirate {n} /ˈemərət/ (country ruled by an emir)  :: emirato {m}
emissive {adj} (of, pertaining to, or having the capacity to emit radiation or matter; emitting)  :: emesso
emit {v} /iˈmɪt/ (to send out or give off)  :: emettere
Emmanuel {prop} (figure whose birth is foretold) SEE: Immanuel  ::
Emmanuel {prop} (male given name)  :: Emanuele
Emmanuel {prop} (this figure, regarded as Christ) SEE: Immanuel  ::
emmer {n} (Triticum dicoccum)  :: farro {m}
emmetropia {n} (perfect vision)  :: emmetropia {f}
emollient {adj} (Moisturizing)  :: emolliente {m}
emollient {adj} (Soothing; mollifying)  :: emolliente {m}
emollient {n} (Anything soothing)  :: emolliente {m}, demulcente {m} (all senses)
emollient {n} /ɪˈmɑl.jənt/ (Something which softens or lubricates the skin.)  :: emolliente {m}, demulcente {m} (all senses)
emolument {n} /ɪˈmɒljəmənt/ (Payment for an office or employment)  :: emolumento {m}
emotion {n} /əˈmoʊʃn̩/ (person's internal state of being)  :: emozione {f}
emotional {adj} (appealing to or arousing emotion)  :: emozionante {m}, commovente {m}
emotional {adj} (characterised by emotion)  :: emotivo {m}
emotional {adj} (determined by emotion rather than reason)  :: emotivo {m}
emotional {adj} (easily affected by emotion)  :: emotivo {m}, impressionabile {m}
emotional {adj} /ɨˈmoʊʃɨnəl/ (of or relating to the emotions)  :: emotivo {m}, emozionante {m}
empathy {n} (capacity to understand another person's point of view)  :: empatia {f}
empathy {n} (intellectual identification)  :: empatia {f}
emperor {n} /ˈɛmpəɹɚ/ (ruler of an empire)  :: imperatore {m}
emphasize {v} /ˈɛm.fə.saɪz/ (stress)  :: enfatizzare, sottolineare, evidenziare
emphysema {n} /ˌɛmfɪˈsiːmə/ (pulmonary emphysema) SEE: pulmonary emphysema  ::
empire {n} /ˈɛmpaɪɚ/ (political unit)  :: impero {m}
empire {n}  :: impero {m}
employ {v} /ɪmˈplɔɪ/ (to give someone work)  :: impiegare, ingaggiare
employ {v} (to put into use)  :: impiegare
employability {n} (state of being employable)  :: assumibilità {f}
employable {adj} (able to be employed)  :: assumibile
employee {n} /ɪmˌplɔɪˈiː/ (individual who provides labor to a company or another person)  :: dipendente
employee benefit {n} (non-wage benefit) SEE: fringe benefit  ::
employer {n} (person or entity which employs others)  :: datore di lavoro {m}
employment {n} (the act of employing)  :: assunzione {f}
employment {n} (the number or percentage of people at work)  :: occupazione {m}
employment {n} (the work or occupation for which one is paid)  :: impiego {m}
employment {n} (use, purpose)  :: impiego {m}
emporium {n} /ˌɛmˈpɔɹiəm/ (a shop that offers a wide variety of goods)  :: emporio
empower {v} (to give permission to)  :: dare potere
empress {n} /ˈɛmpɹəs/  :: imperatrice {f}
empty {adj} /ˈɛmpti/ (devoid of content)  :: vuoto
empty {v} (to make empty)  :: vuotare
empty set {n} (the unique set that contains no elements)  :: insieme vuoto {m}
empty vessels make the most sound {proverb} (proverb)  :: zucca vuota fa rumore
empyema {n} (collection of pus)  :: empiema {m}
Emsian {n}  :: Emsiano
emu {n} /ˈiːmuː/ (A large flightless bird, Dromaius novaehollandiae)  :: emù {m}
emulsifier {n} /ˈɪi.mʌl.sɪf.aɪ.ə(ɹ)/ (a substance that helps an emulsion form)  :: emulsionante {m}
emulsify {v} (To make into an emulsion)  :: emulsionare
emulsion {n} (suspension of one liquid in another)  :: emulsione
en {n} /ɛn/ (name of the letter N, n)  :: enne {f}
en {n}  :: enne {m} {f}
enamel {n} (covering on the tooth)  :: smalto {m}
enamel {n} /ɪˈnæməl/ (opaque, glassy coating baked onto metal or ceramic objects)  :: smalto {m}, lacca {f}
enamel {v} (to coat with enamel)  :: smaltare
enantio- {prefix} /ɛnˈæntɪəʊ—/ (opposite)  :: enantio-
enantiomer {n} (one of a pair of mirror-image stereoisomers)  :: enantiomero
enantiomeric {adj} (pertaining to an enantiomer)  :: enantiomerico
-ence {suffix} (-ance)  :: -enza, -anza
encephalic {adj} (relating to the encephalon)  :: encefalico
encephalitis {n} (inflammation of the brain)  :: encefalite {f}
encephalogram {n} (an image of the brain obtained by encephalography)  :: encefalogramma {m}
encephalopathy {n} /ɛnˌsɛfəˈlɒpəθi/ (condition affecting the brain)  :: encefalopatia {f}
enchant {v} /ɛnˈtʃænt/ (to attract and delight)  :: incantare
enchanted {adj} (under the influence of enchantment)  :: incantato, rapito {m}, affascinato
encircle {v} /ɛnˈsɜrkəl/ (surround)  :: accerchiare, circondare
enclave {n} /ˈɛnkleɪv/ (entity completely surrounded by another)  :: enclave {f}
enclose {v} /ɪnˈkloʊz/ (surround, fence in)  :: cintare
enclosure {n} (An area partially or entirely enclosed by walls, fences or buildings)  :: recinto {m}
enclosure {n} /ɛnˈkloʊʒər/ (Something enclosed)  :: allegato {m}
encompass {v} (encircle)  :: circondare
encompass {v} (include)  :: includere, racchiudere
encompass {v} (surround)  :: racchiudere, comprendere
encore {n} /ˈɑn.kɔr/ (brief extra performance after the main performance is complete)  :: bis {m}
encourage {v} /ɪnˈkɝɹɪdʒ/ (mentally support or motivate)  :: incoraggiare
encouragement {n} /ɪnˈkʌrɪdʒmənt]/ (the act of encouraging)  :: incoraggiamento {m}
encouragement {n} (that which serves to incite, support, promote or advance, as favor, countenance, reward etc.)  :: incoraggiamento {m}
encroach {v} /ɛnˈkɹəʊtʃ/ (to intrude unrightfully on someone else's rights or territory)  :: invadere
encryption {n} (process of obscuring information to make it unreadable without special knowledge, key files, and/or passwords)  :: crittazione {f}, codifica {f}
encumber {v} (to add a legal claim)  :: caricare con ipoteca, gravare di ipoteca
encumber {v} (to load down)  :: caricare, incombere
encumber {v} (to restrict)  :: intralciare, ingombrare, ostacolare
encyclical {n} /ɛnˈsɪklɪkəl/ (papal letter delivered to Bishops)  :: enciclica {f}
encyclopaedia {n} (encyclopedia) SEE: encyclopedia  ::
encyclopedia {n} /ənˌsəɪ.kləˈpi.diə/ (comprehensive reference with articles on a range of topics)  :: enciclopedia {f}
end {n} /ɛnd/ (extreme part)  :: fine {f}
end {v} (ergative, intransive: be finished, be terminated)  :: finire
end {v} (transitive: finish, terminate (something))  :: finire
endanger {v} /ənˈdeɪndʒɚ/ (to put someone or something in danger)  :: rischiare, compromettere, mettere in pericolo
endearing {adj} (inspiring love)  :: tenero, gentile, caro, carino
endearment {n} (an expression of affection)  :: vezzeggiativo {m}
endeavor {n} /ɛnˈdɛv.əɹ/ (a sincere attempt)  :: tentativo {m}, impegno, sforzo {m}
endeavor {n} (enterprise; assiduous or persistent activity)  :: impresa {f}, impegno {m}
endeavor {v} (attempt through application of effort)  :: tentare, sforzarsi, adoperarsi
endive {n} /ˈendɪv/ (salad vegetable)  :: indivia {f}, scarola
endocarditis {n} (inflammation of the endocardium)  :: endocardite {f}
endocardium {n} (membrane that lines the interior of the heart)  :: endocardio {m}
endocarp {n} (inner layer of the pericarp)  :: endocarpo {m}
endocrine {adj} /ˈɛnd.oʊ.krɪn/ (producing internal secretions that are transported around the body by the bloodstream)  :: endocrino
endocrine gland {n} (gland)  :: ghiandola endocrina {f}
endocrine system {n} (system of ductless glands)  :: sistema endocrino {m}
endocrinologist {n} /ˈɛn.dəʊ.kɹɪnˌɒl.ə.dʒɪst/ (practitioner of endocrinology)  :: endocrinologo {m}, endocrinologa {f}
endocrinology {n} (study of the endocrine glands)  :: endocrinologia {f}
endoenthalpic {adj} (in which enthalpy decreases)  :: endoentalpico
end of the world {n}  :: finimondo {m}
endofunction {n} (function whose codomain is equal to its domain)  :: endofunzione {f}
endogamy {n} /ɛnˈdɒɡəmi/ (the practice of marrying within one's own social group)  :: endogamia {f}
endogenous {adj} (of a disease, caused by factors within the body)  :: endogeno
endogenous {adj} (produced, originating or growing from within)  :: endogeno
endometriosis {n} (endometrium condition)  :: endometriosi {f}
endometritis {n} (inflammation of the endometrium)  :: endometrite {f}
endometrium {n} /ˌendəˈmitriəm/ (mucous membrane)  :: endometrio {m}
endonym {n} (a name used by a group or category of people to refer to themselves or their language)  :: endonimo {m}
endoplasmic reticulum {n} (network of membranes)  :: reticolo endoplasmatico
endopod {n} (endopodite) SEE: endopodite  ::
endoprosthesis {n} (internal prosthesis)  :: endoprotesi {f}
endoreduplication {n} (replication)  :: endoreduplicazione {f}
endorphin {n} /ɛnˈdɔ(ɹ)fɪn/ (any of a group of peptide hormones)  :: endorfina {f}
endorse {v} (support)  :: approvare, (candidate) appoggiare
endoskeletal {adj} (Of, or pertaining to an endoskeleton)  :: endoscheletrico
endoskeleton {n} (internal skeleton of an animal)  :: endoscheletro {m}
endosome {n} (endocytic vacuole)  :: endosoma
endosymbiotic theory {n} (the theory that concerns the origins of mitochondria and chloroplasts)  :: teoria endosimbiotica {f}
endothelium {n} (thin layer of cells)  :: endotelio {m}
endotoxic {adj} (of, related to, or caused by an endotoxin)  :: endotossico
endotoxin {n} (any toxin secreted by a microorganism that is released into surrounding environment only when it dies)  :: endotossina {f}
endow {v}  :: dotare
endow {v} /ɪnˈdaʊ/ (to furnish with money or its equivalent)  :: finanziare
endow {v} (to be furnished with something naturally)  :: dotare
endow {v} (to bestow freely)  :: elargire
endow {v} (to enrich or furnish with anything of the nature of a gift)  :: arricchire
end up {v} (arrive at a destination)  :: finire
end up {v} (conclude, turn out)  :: andare a finire
end up {v} (eventually do)  :: finire per [followed by the infinitive], finire col [followed by the infinitive]
endure {v} /ɪnˈd(j)ʊɹ/ (to continue despite obstacles)  :: durare, restare, resistere, perdurare
endure {v} (to last)  :: durare
endure {v} (to suffer)  :: sopportare, tollerare
endure {v} (to tolerate something)  :: tollerare, sopportare
enema {n} /ˈɛn.ə.mə/ (injection of fluid into the rectum)  :: clistere {m}, lavativo {m}
enemy {n} /ˈɛnəmi/ (someone who is hostile to, feels hatred towards, opposes the interests of, or intends injury to someone else)  :: nemico {m}
Eneolithic {adj} (Copper-age)  :: eneolitico
energetic {adj} (Possessing, exerting, or displaying energy)  :: energico
energetically {adv} (in an energetic manner)  :: energicamente, energeticamente
energy {n} (capacity to do work)  :: energia {f}, forza {f}
energy {n} /ˈɛnɚd͡ʒi/ (impetus behind activity)  :: energia {f}
energy {n} (physics)  :: energia {f}
energy source {n} (source from which energy can be extracted)  :: fonte di energia {f}, fonte energetica {f}
enforceable {adj} (capable of being enforced)  :: azionabile, esecutorio
Engadin {prop} (long valley in the Swiss Alps)  :: Engadina {f}
engage {v} /ɪnˈɡeɪdʒ/ (to draw into conversation)  :: ingaggiare
engaged {adj} (agreed to be married)  :: fidanzato {m}, fidanzata {f}, impegnato {m}, impegnata {f}
engender {v} /ɛnˈdʒɛn.dɚ/ (to bring into existence, cause)  :: generare, originare, concepire
engine {n} /ˈɛndʒən/ (mechanical device)  :: motore {m}
engine {n} (influential group)  :: motore {m}
engine {n} (locomotive)  :: motrice {f}, locomotiva {f}
engineer {n} /ˌendʒɪˈnɪr/ (person qualified or professionally engaged in engineering)  :: ingegnere {m}
engineer {n} (locomotive operator)  :: macchinista {m}
engineering {n} / / (application of science to the needs of humanity)  :: ingegneria {f}
engineering {n} (area aboard a ship where the engine is located)  :: sala macchine
engineering {n} (work of an engineer)  :: ingegneria {f}
engineerization {n} (conversion of a chemical process to pilot and finally scale scale)  :: ingegnerizzazione {f}
engineer's scale {n}  :: scalimetro {m}
England {prop} /ˈɪŋɡlɪ̈nd/ (England)  :: Inghilterra {f}
English {adj} /ˈɪŋɡlɪʃ/ (of or pertaining to the English language)  :: inglese
English {adj} (of or pertaining to England)  :: inglese
English {prop} (person from England)  :: inglese
English {prop} (the English language)  :: inglese
English Channel {prop} (The part of the Atlantic Ocean between Great Britain and France)  :: La Manica {f}, canale della Manica {m}
English horn {n} (cor anglais) SEE: cor anglais  ::
Englishman {n} /ˈɪŋ.glɪʃ.mən/ (native or inhabitant of England)  :: inglese {m}
Englishwoman {n} (a female native or inhabitant of England)  :: inglese {f}
engrave {v} (carve text or symbols into (something))  :: incidere, intagliare
engraving {n} (the practice of incising a design onto a hard, flat surface)  :: incisione
engross {v} /ɛnˈɡroʊs/ (to buy up wholesale)  :: incettare
engross {v} (to engage completely)  :: captare
engross {v} (to make gross or fat)  :: ingrassare
engross {v} (to monopolize; to concentrate possession)  :: accaparrare
engulf {v} (overwhelm)  :: sopraffare, travolgere
engulf {v} (surround; cover)  :: sommergere, circondare
enhance {v} /ɪnˈhæns/ (augment or make something greater)  :: accrescere, intensificare
enharmonic {adj} (Describing two or more identical notes that are written differently when in different key)  :: enarmonico
enharmonic {adj} (Of or pertaining to a tetrachord)  :: enarmonico
enigma {n} /əˈnɪɡmə/ (something puzzling, mysterious or inexplicable)  :: enigma {m}
enigma {n} (riddle, or a difficult problem)  :: enigma {m}, indovinello {m}
enigmatic {adj} /ˌɛnɪɡˈmætɪk/ (pertaining to an enigma)  :: enigmatico
enigmatic {adj} (mysterious)  :: enigmatico
enjail {v} (put in jail) SEE: imprison  ::
enjoy {v}  :: godere
enjoy {v} /ɪnˈdʒɔɪ/ (to receive pleasure or satisfaction from something)  :: godere
enjoy oneself {v} (take pleasure)  :: divertirsi
enjoy your meal {phrase} (bon appétit) SEE: bon appétit  ::
enlarge {v} /ɪnˈlɑːdʒ/ (make larger)  :: allargare
enlargen {v} (enlarge) SEE: enlarge  ::
enlarger {n} (optical device used to make enlarged prints)  :: ingranditore {m}
enlighten {v} (to supply with light)  :: illuminare
enlightenment {n} (act of enlightening, state of being enlightened)  :: illuminismo
Enlightenment {prop} (the Enlightenment)  :: illuminismo {m}
en masse {adv} /ɑn ˈmæs/ (in a single body or group)  :: in massa
Enna {prop} (province of Sicily, Italy)  :: Enna {f}
Enna {prop} (town and capital of Enna)  :: Enna {f}
enneadic {adj} (of, relating to, or being an ennead)  :: enneadico
enneagram {n} (nine-pointed stellate polygon)  :: enneagramma {m}
ennui {n} /ɑnˈwi/ (listlessness, boredom)  :: noia {f}
enocyanin {n} (anthocyanin)  :: enocianina {f}
enoki {n} (Flammulina velutipes) SEE: enoki mushroom  ::
enologist {n} (an expert in the science of enology)  :: enologo {m}, enologa {f}
enology {n} (winelore) SEE: winelore  ::
enormously {adv} (to an enormous degree)  :: enormemente
enough {adv} (sufficiently)  :: abbastanza
enough {determiner} /ɪˈnʌf/ (sufficient)  :: abbastanza
enough {interj} (stop!)  :: basta
enough {pron} (a sufficient or adequate number, amount, etc)  :: abbastanza
enquiry {n} /ɛnˈkwaɪɹ.i/ (a question)  :: domanda, richiesta
enrage {v} (to fill with rage)  :: esasperare, imbestialire, irritare
enrapture {v} (to fill with great delight or joy; to fascinate)  :: rapire, incantare, affascinare
enravish {v} (to enrapture) SEE: enrapture  ::
enrich {v} /ɪnˈrɪt͡ʃ/ (to make rich(er))  :: arricchire
enrich {v} (to add nutrients or fertilizer to the soil; to fertilize)  :: arricchire
enrich {v} (to increase the amount of one isotope in a mixture of isotopes)  :: arricchire
enriched uranium {n} (uranium enriched with a higher amount of U-235)  :: uranio arricchito {m}
enrichment {n} (the act of enriching )  :: arricchimento {m}
enroll {v} (to enlist (someone) or make (someone) a member of)  :: reclutare
enroll {v} (to enter (a name) in a register, roll or list)  :: iscriversi
enrollment {n} (act of enrolling or state of being enrolled)  :: iscrizione {f}, arruolamento {m}
enrollment {n} (number of people enrolled)  :: iscrizioni {f-p}, arruolamenti {m-p}
enrollment {n} (people enrolled)  :: iscritti {m-p}, iscritte {f-p}, arruolati {m-p}, aruolate {f-p}
enrollment {n} (registration)  :: registrazione {f}
enrolment {n} (act of enrolling or state of being enrolled)  :: iscrizione {f}, arruolamento {m}
enrolment {n} (number of people enrolled)  :: iscrizioni {f-p}, arruolamenti {m-p}
enrolment {n} (people enrolled)  :: iscritti {m-p}, iscritte {f-p}, arruolati {m-p}, aruolate {f-p}
enrolment {n} (registration)  :: registrazione {f}
en route {adj} /ɑ(ː)n ɹu(ː)t/ (on the way)  :: in arrivo
ensemble {n} /ˌɒ̃nˈsɒ̃mbl̩/ (a group of separate things that contribute to a coordinated whole)  :: insieme
ensiform {adj} (shaped like a sword blade)  :: ensiforme
ensign {n} (banner)  :: insegna {f}, vessillo {m}, baluardo {m}
ensign {n} /ˈɛnsaɪn/ (military officer)  :: guardiamarina {m}, alfiere {m}
enstrophy {n} (measure of kinetic energy of a fluid as a result of turbulence)  :: enstrofia {f}
ensue {v} /ɛnˈsuː/ (to occur as consequence)  :: seguire, conseguire
ensure {v} (make sure or certain)  :: garantire
ensure {v} /ɪnˈʃʊəɹ/ (assure) SEE: assure  ::
entail {v} /ɛnˈteɪl/ (to imply or require)  :: comportare, implicare
entangle {v} /ɛnˈtaŋɡəl/ (twist or interweave)  :: ingarbugliare, intrigare, confondere
entasis {n} /ˈɛntəsɪs/ (slight convex curvature in a column)  :: entasi {f}
enter {v} /ˈɛntɚ/ (to go into (a room, etc.))  :: entrare
enter {v} (to type into a computer)  :: immettere, digitare
enteritis {n} (intestinal disease)  :: enterite
enterococcus {n} (bacterium of the genus Enterococcus)  :: enterococco {m}
enteropathy {n} /ɛntəˈɹɒpəθi/ (internal disorder or disease)  :: enteropatia {f}
enterprise {n} /ˈɛntɹ̩pɹɑjz/ (company, business, organization, or endeavor)  :: impresa {f}
entertain {v} /ˌɛntɚˈteɪn/ (to amuse)  :: divertire
entertainer {n} (person who entertains)  :: intrattenitore
entertainment {n} /ɛn.tɝˈteɪn.mənt/ (activity designed to give pleasure or relaxation)  :: divertimento {m}, intrattenimento
enthral {v} (hold spellbound) SEE: enthrall  ::
enthral {v} (make subservient) SEE: enthrall  ::
enthronise {v} (enthrone) SEE: enthrone  ::
enthronize {v} (enthrone) SEE: enthrone  ::
enthuse {v} /ɛnˈθuz/ (to cause (someone) to feel enthusiasm)  :: entusiasmare
enthusiasm {n} /ɛnˈθuːziæzəm/ (feeling of excited, lively interest)  :: entusiasmo, foga {f}
enthusiastically {adv} (in an enthusiastic manner)  :: entusiasticamente
entice {v} (To lure; to attract by arousing desire or hope.)  :: attrarre, tentare, allettare, adescare
entire {adj} /ɪnˈtaɪɚ/ (whole)  :: intero {m}, intera {f}
entire {n} (stallion) SEE: stallion  ::
entirety {n} (wholeness)  :: interezza {f}
entitle {v} /ənˈtaɪtəl/ (to give a title to a book etc.)  :: intitolare
entognath {n} (arthropod)  :: entognato
entomologist {n} (scientist who studies insects)  :: entomologo
entomology {n} (study of insects)  :: entomologia {f}
entomophilic {adj} (pollinated by entomophily)  :: entomofilo
entomophily {n} /ɛntəˈmɒfəliː/ (pollination by insects)  :: entomofilia {f}
entr'acte {n} (another performance during this interval)  :: intermezzo {m}
entrance {n} /ˈɛn.trəns/ (The action of entering, or going in)  :: entrata
entrance {n} (The place of entering, as a gate or doorway)  :: entrata {f}
entrance {n} (The right to go in)  :: accesso
entrance {v} /ɛnˈtɹæns/ (To delight)  :: incantare
entrance {v} (To put into trance)  :: mandare in trance
entrée {n} (main dish) SEE: main course  ::
entrepreneur {n}  :: imprenditore {m}
entrepreneur {n} /ˌɒntɹəpɹəˈnɜː/ (person who organizes and operates a business and assumes the associated risk)  :: imprenditore
entropy {n} (measure of the amount of information in a signal)  :: entropia {f}
entropy {n} (tendency of a system to descend into chaos)  :: entropia {f}
entropy {n} (term in thermodynamics)  :: entropia {f}
entry {n} (act of entering)  :: entrata {f}, ingresso {m}
entry {n} (article in a dictionary or encyclopedia)  :: articolo {m}, lemma {m}, vocabolo {m}, voce {f}
entry {n} (doorway that provides a means of entering a building)  :: entrata {f}, accesso {m}, via di accesso {f}, uscio {m}
entry {n} (permission to enter)  :: entrata {f}, accesso {m}
entry {n} (room)  :: entrata {f}, ingresso {m}
entry {n} (term in a matrix)  :: entrata {f}
entwine {v} (To twist or twine around something (or one another))  :: intrecciare
enunciation {n} (act of enunciating)  :: enunciazione {f}
envelop {v} /ɛnˈvɛləp/ (to surround or enclose)  :: circondare, avviluppare
envelope {n} /ˈɛn.vəˌloʊp/ (wrapper for mailing)  :: busta {f}
enviable {adj} (Arousing or likely to arouse envy.)  :: invidiabile
envious {adj} (feeling or exhibiting envy)  :: invidioso
enviously {adv} (in an envious manner or to an envious degree)  :: invidiosamente, livorosamente
environment {n} (natural world or ecosystem)  :: ambiente {m}
environment {n} /ɪnˈvaɪɹə(n)mɪnt/ (area around something)  :: ambiente {m}
environment {n} (political or social setting, arena or condition)  :: ambiente {m}
environment {n} (software or hardware on a computer)  :: ambiente {m}
environmental {adj} (pertaining to one's environment)  :: ambientale
environmentalist {n} (one who advocates for the protection of the biosphere)  :: ambientalista {m} {f}
environmentally {adv} (affecting one's environment)  :: ambientalmente
environmentally friendly {adj} (causing little harm to the environment)  :: ecologico
envoy {n} /ˈɑnvɔɪ/ (representative)  :: inviato {m}
envy {n} /ˈɛnviː/ (resentful desire of something possessed by another)  :: invidia {f}
envy {v} (to feel displeasure towards (someone) because of their good fortune, possessions)  :: invidiare
Enyo {prop} (goddess of war)  :: Enio {f}
Enzedder {n} (Kiwi) SEE: Kiwi  ::
enzymatic {adj} (of, relating to, or caused by enzymes)  :: enzimatico
eon {n} (a being emanating from the Godhead)  :: eone {m}
eon {n} (informal, hyperbolic: a long period of time)  :: eone {m}
eon {n} /ˈiː.ɒn/ (geological time period)  :: eone {m}
epact {n} (the time by which a solar year exceeds twelve lunar months)  :: epatta {f}
epaulette {n} (ornamentation)  :: spallina {f}
epee {n} (A fencing sword)  :: spada {f}
epenthesis {n} /ɪˈpɛn.θə.sɪs/ (insertion of a phoneme or letter into a word)  :: epentesi {f}
ephemeral {adj} /ɛˈfɛ.mə.ɹəl/ (lasting for a short period of time)  :: effimero, passeggero, fuggevole, transitorio
ephemeris {n} /ɪˈfɛməɹɪs/ (table giving the apparent position of celestial bodies throughout the year)  :: effemeride {f}
Ephesian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Ephesus)  :: efesino
Ephesian {n} (someone from Ephesus)  :: efesino {m}
Ephesians {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Efesini
Ephesus {prop} (a city of ancient Anatolia, in what is now Turkey)  :: Efeso
Ephraim {prop} /ˈifriəm/ (given name)  :: Efraimo
epic {n} /ˈɛpɪk/ (extended narrative poem)  :: epico {m}
epic {n} (events appropriate to an epic)  :: epico {m}
epicalyx {n} (group of bracts)  :: epicalice {m}
epicaricacy {n} /ˌɛpɪˈkærɪkəsi/ (rejoicing at or deriving pleasure from the misfortunes of others)  :: gioia maligna {f}
epicarp {n} (exocarp) SEE: exocarp  ::
epicene {adj} /ˈɛ.pɪˌsin/ (lacking gender distinction)  :: epiceno
epicene {n} (hermaphrodite) SEE: hermaphrodite  ::
epicentre {n} (point above earthquake)  :: epicentro {m}
epiclesis {n} (part of Catholic Mass)  :: epiclesi {f}
Epicurus {prop} /ˌepɪˈkjʊrəs/ (ancient Greek philosopher)  :: Epicuro
epicycle {n} /ˈɛpɪsaɪkəl/ (a small circle whose centre is on the circumference of a larger circle)  :: epiciclo
epicycloid {n} (locus)  :: epicicloide {f}
epidemic {adj} (like an epidemic)  :: epidemico
epidemic {n}  :: epidemia {f}, contagio {m}
epidemiologic {adj} (of or pertaining to epidemiology)  :: epidemiologico
epidemiological {adj} (of or pertaining to epidemiology) SEE: epidemiologic  ::
epidemiologist {n} (Scientist specialized in epidemiology)  :: epidemiologo {m}
epidemiology {n} /ˌɛp.ɪˌdi.miˈɒl.ə.dʒi/ (branch of medicine dealing with transmission and control of disease in populations)  :: epidemiologia {f}
epidermis {n} (plant's outer layer)  :: epidermide {f}
epidermis {n} (skin's outer layer in animals)  :: epidermide {f}
epididymis {n} /ɛpiˈdɪdɪmɪs/ (tube)  :: epididimo {m}
epigeal {adj} (emerging above the surface of the ground after being germinated)  :: epigeo
epigeal {adj} (living near the surface of the ground)  :: epigeo
epigenetics {n} (The study of heritable changes caused by the activation and deactivation of genes without any change in DNA sequence)  :: epigenetica {f}
epigenetics {n} (The study of the processes involved in the genetic development of an organism, especially the activation and deactivation of genes)  :: epigenetica {f}
epiglottal {adj} (pertaining to the epiglottis)  :: epiglottale
epigrammatic {adj} (characteristic of an epigram)  :: epigrammatico
epilator {n} (electrical device)  :: depilatore {m}, depilatrice {f}
epilepsy {n} /ˈɛpɪlɛpsi/ (medical condition)  :: epilessia {f}
epinephrine {n} /ɛpɪˈnɛfɹɪn/ (epinephrine)  :: epinefrina {f}
Epiphanes {prop} /ɛˈpɪfəniːz/ (epithet)  :: Epifane
Epiphany {n} (Christian feast)  :: Befana {f}, Epifania {f}
epiphrasis {n} (epexegesis)  :: epifrasi {f}
Epirus {prop} (one of the 13 peripheries)  :: Epiro {m}
Epirus {prop} /ɨˈpaɪərəs/ (region; historical kingdom)  :: Epiro {m}
episcopacy {n} (bishops collectively)  :: episcopato {m}
episcopacy {n} /ɪˈpɪskəpəsi/ (government of the church by bishops)  :: episcopato {m}
episcopal {adj} /əˈpɪs.kə.pl̩/ (related to a bishop)  :: episcopale, vescovile
episiorrhaphy {n}  :: episiorrafia {f}
episode {n} (installment of a drama told in parts)  :: episodio {m}
episperm {n} (the outer, protective layer of the seed of a flowering plant)  :: episperma {m}
epistemological {adj} (of, or relating to, epistemology)  :: epistemologico {m}
epistemologist {n} (A person, especially a philosopher, who studies theory of knowledge)  :: epistemologo {m}
epistemology {n} /ɪˌpɪstəˈmɑlədʒi/ (branch of philosophy dealing with the study of knowledge)  :: epistemologia {f}
epistemophilia {n}  :: epistemofilia {f}
epistle {n} /ɪˈpɪs.l/ (a letter)  :: epistola
epistolary {adj}  :: epistolare
epistomatic {adj} (having stomata only on upper surface)  :: epistomatico
epitaph {n} /ˈɛpɪtæf/ (inscription on a gravestone)  :: epitaffio {m}
epitaxy {n} (growing technique)  :: epitassia {f}
epithelium {n} /ɛpɪˈθiːlɪəm/ (membranous tissue)  :: epitelio {m}, tessuto epiteliale
epithet {n} (abusive or contemptuous word or phrase)  :: epiteto {m}
epithet {n} /ˈɛp.ɪ.θɛt/ (term used to characterize a person or thing)  :: epiteto {m}
epithet {n} (term used as a descriptive substitute for the name or title of a person)  :: epiteto {m}
epithet {n} (word in the scientific name of a taxon following the name of the genus or species)  :: epiteto {m}
epitoky {n}  :: epitochia {f}
epitome {n} /ɪˈpɪt.ə.mi/ (embodiment or encapsulation of)  :: epitome
epitome {n} (representative example)  :: personificazione {f}, incarnazione {f}
epitome {n} (summary)  :: compendio {m}, sommario {m}, sunto {m}, sinossi {f}, epitome
epitome {n} (the height; the best)  :: apice {m}
epitope {n} (target of an immune response)  :: epitopo {m}
epitrochoid {n} (geometric curve)  :: epitrocoide {f}
epoch {n} (astronomy: time reference point)  :: orario epocale, epoca
epoch {n} (computing: January 1, 1970, 00:00:00 UTC)  :: epoca
epoch {n} /ˈɛp.ək/ (particular period of history)  :: epoca {f}
epoch {n} (notable event)  :: avvenimento {m}, singolarità {f}
eponym {n} /ˈɛpənɪm/ (name of a person that has given rise to the name of something)  :: eponimo {m}
eponym {n} (word formed from a person’s name)  :: eponimo {m}
epopee {n} /ˈɛpəpiː/ (an epic, saga)  :: epopea
epoxide {n} (any cyclic ether, having a three-membered ring)  :: epossido {m}
epoxy {adj} (derived from an epoxide)  :: epossidico
epsilon {n} /ˈɛpsɪlɒn/ (name for the fifth letter of the Greek alphabet)  :: epsilon {m}
equal {adj} /ˈiːkwəl/ (the same in all respects)  :: uguale, pari
equal {adj} (mathematics: exactly identical)  :: uguale
equal {v} (be equal to)  :: eguagliare
equality {n} /ɪˈkwɒl.ɪ.ti/ (equal treatment of people irrespective of social or cultural differences)  :: egualità {f}, ugualità {f}, uguaglianza {f}
equality {n}  :: uguaglianza {f}
equalize {v} /ˈiːkwəlʌɪz/ (to make the score equal)  :: uguagliare
equally {adv} (in an equal manner)  :: altrettanto
equanimity {n} /ˌɛkwəˈnɪmɪtiː/ (state of being calm)  :: equanimità {f}
equation {n} /ɪˈkweɪʒən/ (assertion)  :: equazione {f}
equator {n} (celestial equator) SEE: celestial equator  ::
equator {n} /iːˈkweitɔː/ (circle around the earth)  :: equatore {m}
equatorial {adj} (of, near, or relating to the equator)  :: equatoriale
equatorial {n} (kind of telescope)  :: equatoriale {m}
Equatorial Guinea {prop} (country in Western Africa)  :: Guinea Equatoriale
Equatorial Guinean {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Equatorial Guinea, the Equatorial Guinean people or the Equatorial Guinean culture)  :: equatoguineano
Equatorial Guinean {n} (A person from Equatorial Guinea or of Equatorial Guinean descent)  :: equatoguineano {m}
equestrian {n} (an equestrian person; one who rides on horseback)  :: equestre {m} {f}
equestrianism {n} (the art of riding horses)  :: equitazione {f}
equiangular {adj} (geometry: having all internal angles equal)  :: equiangolo
equiangularity {n} (condition of being equiangular)  :: equiangolarità {f}
equifacial {adj} (having both sides the same)  :: equifacciale
equifacial {adj} (having equal faces)  :: equifacciale
equilateral {adj} (referring to a polygon all of whose sides are of equal length)  :: equilatero
equilaterality {n} (condition of being equilateral)  :: equilateralità {f}
equilateral triangle {n} (a triangle having all three sides equal)  :: triangolo equilatero
equilibrium {n} (chemistry: state of a reaction in which the rates of the forward and reverse reactions are the same)  :: equilibrio {m}
equilibrium {n} /ɛkwɪˈlɪbɹɪəm/ (condition of a system in which competing influences are balanced)  :: equilibrio {m}
equilibrium {n} (physics: state of a body at rest or in uniform motion in which the resultant of all forces on it is zero)  :: equilibrio {m}
equinoctial {n} /ˌi.kwəˈnɒk.ʃəl/ (celestial equator) SEE: celestial equator  ::
equinox {n} /ˈiːkwəˌnɑːks/ (intersection of the ecliptic with the celestial equator)  :: equinozio {m}
equip {v} /ɪˈkwɪp/ (to furnish for service)  :: equipaggiare
equipment {n} /ɪˈkwɪpmənt/ (whatever is used in equipping)  :: attrezzatura, equipaggiamento, apparecchiatura
equiprobable {adj} (having equal probability)  :: equiprobabile
equisonant {adj} /iːkwɪˈsəʊnənt/ (intra-octavally consonant)  :: equisono
equivalence relation {n} (binary relation)  :: relazione di equivalenza {f}
equivalent {adj} /iːˈkwɪvælənt/ (equal-area) SEE: equal-area  ::
equivocal {adj} /ɪˈkwɪvək(ə)l/ (uncertain, doubtful)  :: equivoco
-er {suffix} /ˈjʌŋ.ɡɪst/ (used to form the comparative of adjectives)  :: più [used before the adjective]
-er {suffix} (person whose occupation is...)  :: [for players of instruments] -ista {m}/{f}, [for players of sports] -ista {m}/{f}, giocatore {m}/giocatrice {f} di followed by the name of the sport
-er {suffix} /ɚ/ ((used to form agent nouns) person or thing that does...)  :: -ore {m}
-er {suffix} (used to form the comparative of adverbs)  :: più [used before the adverb]
-er {suffix} ((with numbers, measurements or quantified sets) ranked by or having...)  :: Not used in Italian
era {n} /ˈɛɹ.ə/ (time period)  :: era {f}, epoca {f}
erase {v} /ɪˈɹeɪs/ (to remove markings or information)  :: cancellare
erase {v} (to obliterate information)  :: cancellare
eraser {n} (chalkboard eraser)  :: cancellino
eraser {n} (thing used to erase something written or drawn)  :: gomma {f}
Erasmian {adj} (of or pertaining to Erasmus)  :: erasmiano
Erasmus {prop} (male given name)  :: Erasmo
erbium {n} (chemical element)  :: erbio {m}
ere {prep} /ɛɹ/ (before, sooner than)  :: prima, dinanzi
e-recruitment {n} (personnel recruitment using electronic resources)  :: e-recruitment
erect {adj} (standing out perpendicularly)  :: dritto, eretto
erect {adj} (vertical in position)  :: eretto, duro
erectile dysfunction {n} (erectile dysfunction)  :: disfunzione erettile {f}
erection {n} /ɪˈɹɛkʃən/ (act of building)  :: erezione {m}
erection {n} (rigid state of penis or clitoris)  :: erezione {m}
eremetic {adj} (of or pertaining to eremites) SEE: eremitic  ::
eremite {n} /ˈɛɹɪmaɪt/ (hermit) SEE: hermit  ::
eremitical {adj} (eremitic) SEE: eremitic  ::
ereuthophobia {n}  :: ereutofobia {f}
ereyesterday {adv} (on the day before yesterday) SEE: day before yesterday  ::
ereyesterday {n} (the day before yesterday) SEE: day before yesterday  ::
ergative case {n} (case used to indicate the agent of a verb)  :: caso ergativo {m}
ergo {conj}  :: dunque, quindi, ergo
ergosterol {n} (steroid precursor of vitamin D2)  :: ergosterolo
Eric {prop} (male given name)  :: Erico
Erika {prop} (female given name) SEE: Erica  ::
eriometer {n} (optical device)  :: eriometro {m}
Eris {prop} /ˈɪəɹɨs/ (dwarf planet)  :: Eris
Eritrea {prop} /ˌeɹɪˈtɹiːə/ (country in Eastern Africa)  :: Eritrea {f}
Erlenmeyer flask {n} (conical laboratory flask)  :: beuta {f}, matraccio di Erlenmeyer {m}
erm {interj} (expression of uncertainty)  :: uhm
ermine {n} /ˈɜːmɪn/ (Mustela erminea)  :: ermellino {m}
erne {n} /ɝːn/ (Haliaeetus albicilla) SEE: white-tailed eagle  ::
Ernest {prop} /ˈɜː(ɹ)nɪst/ (given name)  :: Ernesto
erode {v} /ɪˈrəʊd/ (To wear away by abrasion, corrosion or chemical reaction)  :: erodere, corrodere, rodere
erogenous zone {n} (erogenous zone)  :: zona erogena {f}
Eros {prop} (God of love)  :: Eros {m}
erotic {adj} /ɪˈɹɑtɪk/ (tending to arouse sexual desire)  :: erotico
erotically {adv} (in an erotic manner)  :: eroticamente
eroticism {n} (the state of being erotic, or of being sexually aroused)  :: erotismo {m}
eroticize {v} (to make erotic)  :: erotizzare
eroto- {prefix} (used to form terms related to sexual desire)  :: eroto-
erotomania {n} (mental disorder based on the delusion of a romantic relationship)  :: erotomanie {f}
erotopathy {n} (abnormality related to sexual desire)  :: erotopatia {f}
erotophobia {n} (fear of a romantic relationship)  :: erotofobia {f}
err {v} /ɛɹ/ (make a mistake)  :: errare, sbagliare
err {v} (sin) SEE: sin  ::
errand {n} /ˈɛrənd/ (trip to accomplish a small task)  :: commissione {f}, ambasciata {f}, incombenza {f}
errand {n} (purpose of a small trip)  :: incarico {m}
errand boy {n} (male employed to run errands)  :: bardotto {m}
errant {adj} /ˈɛɹənt/ (straying from the proper course or standard)  :: errante
erroneously {adv} (incorrectly) SEE: incorrectly  ::
error {n} (difference between a measured or calculated value and a true one)  :: errore {m}
error {n} /ˈɛɹɚ/ (mistake)  :: errore {m}, sbaglio {m}
error {n} (one or more mistakes in a trial that could be grounds for review of the judgement)  :: vizio {m}
error {v} ((nonstandard) To make a mistake; to result in an error) SEE: err  ::
erstwhile {adv} /ˈɝst.waɪl/ (erstwhile) SEE: formerly  ::
erucic {adj} (pertaining to plants of the genus Eruca)  :: erucico
erudite {adj} /ˈɛr.(j)ə.daɪt/ (scholarly, learned)  :: erudito
eruption {n} /ɪˈɹʌpʃən/ (violent ejection, such as that of lava from a volcano)  :: eruzione {f}
erythema {n} (abnormal redness)  :: eritema {m}
erythema {n} (redness from sunburn)  :: eritema solare {m}
erythro- {prefix} (red)  :: eritro-
erythroblast {n} (cell in the bone marrow)  :: eritroblasto {m}
erythrocyte {n} (a red blood cell)  :: eritrocito {m}
erythrodysesthesia {n} (form of erythema)  :: eritrodisestesia {f}
erythronium {n} (vanadium) SEE: vanadium  ::
erythropoietin {n} (a hormone)  :: eritropoietina {f}
erythrose {n} (aldotetrose)  :: eritrosio {m}
Erzya {prop} (language)  :: erzya {m}
Esau {prop} (son of Isaac and Rebekah)  :: Esaù
escalator {n} /ˈɛs.kə.leɪ.tɚ/ (mechanical device)  :: scala mobile
escalope {n} (thin slice of meat)  :: scaloppa {f}
escapade {n} /ˈɛskəˌpeɪd/ (daring or adventurous act; undertaking which goes against convention)  :: scappatella {f}
escape {v} /ɪˈskeɪp/ (to get free)  :: scappare
escape {v} (to elude)  :: evitare
escape velocity {n} (minimum velocity)  :: velocità di fuga {f}
Escaut {prop} (the river Scheldt) SEE: Scheldt  ::
eschar {n} /ˈɛskɑː/ (dry dark scab or scar)  :: escara {f}
eschatological {adj} (pertaining to eschatology)  :: escatologico
eschatology {n} /ɛskəˈtɒlədʒi/ (system of doctrines concerning final matters, such as death)  :: escatologia {f}
eschatology {n} (the study of the end times)  :: escatologia {f}
eschew {v} /ɛsˈtʃju/ (avoid, shun)  :: schivare
escort {n} (accompanying person)  :: scorta {f}
escort {n} (group of people who provide safety)  :: scorta
escort {v} (To attend to in order to guard and protect)  :: scortare
e-scrap {n} (e-waste) SEE: e-waste  ::
escritoire {n} /ˌɛskrɪˈtwɑːr/ (A writing desk with a hinged door)  :: scrittoio {m}
escutcheon {n} /ɪˈskʌtʃən/ (coat of arms)  :: scudo {m}, blasone {m}, stemma {m}
-ese {suffix} (forming adjectives and nouns describing things characteristic of a particular place)  :: -ese
esophageal {adj} (pertaining to the esophagus)  :: esofageo
esoteric {adj} /ˌɛs.əˈtɛɹ.ɪk/ (Understood only by a chosen few or an enlightened inner circle.)  :: esoterico {m}, esoterica {f}, esoterici {m-p}, esoteriche {f-p}
esoterism {n} (inward forms of faith and religion)  :: esterismo
ESP {initialism} (extrasensory perception)  :: ESP
esparto {n} (species of North African grass)  :: alfa {f}
especially {adv} /ɪˈspɛʃ(ə)li/ (particularly)  :: specialmente
Esperantist {n} (specialist or speaker of Esperanto)  :: esperantista
Esperanto {prop} /ˌɛspəˈɹæntəʊ/ (auxiliary language)  :: esperanto
espionage {n} /ˈɛs.pi.ə.nɑːʒ/ (act of learning secret information through clandestine means)  :: spionaggio {m}
espresso {n} /ɛkˈspɹɛsoʊ/ (strong type of coffee)  :: espresso {m}
-esque {suffix} (in the style of)  :: -esco
ESR {initialism} (erythrocyte sedimentation rate)  :: VES {m}
ess {n} /ɛs/  :: esse {m} {f}
essay {n} (an attempt)  :: tentativo {m}, prova {f}
essay {n} (written composition)  :: saggio, ricerca {f}, studio {m}
essence {n} (concentrate)  :: essenza {f}
essence {n} /ˈɛsəns/ (inherent nature)  :: essenza {f}
essence {n} (significant feature)  :: essenza {f}
essence {n} (true nature of something)  :: essenza {f}
essential {adj} /ɪˈsɛn.ʃəl/  :: [1,2,3] essenziale, [1,2] indispensabile
essentiality {n} (being essential)  :: essenzialità {f}
essential oil {n} (volatile oil used to make perfumes and flavourings)  :: essenza {f}
essive case {n} (case used to indicate a temporary state of being)  :: caso essivo {m}
establish {v} /ɪˈstæb.lɪʃ/  :: stabilire
estate {n} (area of land under single ownership)  :: proprietà {f}, tenuta {f}, possedimento {m}
estate {n} (body style of cars) SEE: station wagon  ::
estate {n} (collective net property of someone, especially a deceased person)  :: asse ereditario
estate {n} (housing estate) SEE: housing estate  ::
estate {n} (law: nature and extent of a person's interest in, or ownership of, land)  :: beni {m-p}
estate car {n} (station wagon) SEE: station wagon  ::
esteem {n} /ɛsˈtiːm]/ (favourable regard)  :: stima {f}
ester {n} (compound with carbon-oxygen double bond joined via carbon to another oxygen atom)  :: estere {m}
esthesiometer {n} (device)  :: estesiometro {m}
estimate {n} /ˈɛstɨmɨt/ (rough calculation or guess)  :: stima {f}
estimate {v} (to calculate roughly)  :: stimare
estimation {n} (the process of making an estimate)  :: stima {f}
estival {adj} (of or relating to summer)  :: estivo
estivate {v} /ˈɛstɪˌveɪt/ (go into stasis in the summer months)  :: estivare
Estonia {prop} /ɛsˈtoʊ.ni.ə/ (country)  :: Estonia
Estonian {prop} (language)  :: estone {m}
estradiol {n} /iːstɹəˈdʌɪəl/ (hormone)  :: estradiolo {m}
estragon {n} (tarragon) SEE: tarragon  ::
estrogen {n} (estrogen)  :: estrogeno {m}
estrogenism {n} (condition caused by the ingestion of estrogen)  :: estrogenismo {m}
estuary {n} (place where ocean tides and river water merge)  :: estuario {m}
et al. {abbr} /ɛtˈɑːl/ (and others)  :: ed altri {m}
etc. {phrase} /ˌɛt ˈsɛt(ə)ɹə/ (abbreviation of “et cetera”; and the rest; and so forth)  :: ecc.
et cetera {phrase} /ˌɛt ˈsɛt(ə)ɹə/ (and so on)  :: eccetera
etch {v} (to engrave)  :: incidere all'acquaforte
etcher {n} (person)  :: acquafortista {m} {f}
etching {n} /ˈetʃ.ɪŋ/ (art of producing an image)  :: acquaforte {f}
etching {n} (image created by this process)  :: acquaforte {f}
eternal {adj} (lasting forever)  :: eterno
Eternal City {prop} (Rome)  :: Città eterna {f}
eternity {n} (informal: a comparatively long time)  :: eternità {f}
eternity {n} (period of time that elapses after death)  :: eternità {f}
eternity {n} (time extending infinitely far into the future)  :: eternità {f}
eternity {n} /ɪˈtɝnɪti/ (infinite time)  :: eternità {f}
ethane {n} /ˈɛθeɪn/ (aliphatic hydrocarbon, C2H6)  :: etano {m}
ethanol {n} (simple aliphatic alcohol: CH3-CH2-OH)  :: etanolo {m}
ethene {n} (ethylene) SEE: ethylene  ::
ether {n} /ˈiː.θɚ/ (poetic and literary: the sky or heavens; the upper air)  :: etere {m}
ethereal {adj} (Consisting of ether; hence, exceedingly light or airy; tenuous; spiritlike; characterized by extreme delicacy)  :: etereo
ethereal {adj} (Delicate, light and airy)  :: etereo
ethereal {adj} /ɪˈθɪr.i.əl/ (Pertaining to the hypothetical upper, purer air, or to the higher regions beyond the earth or beyond the atmosphere)  :: etereo
ethics {n} (standards of conduct)  :: etica {f}
ethics {n} (study of principles governing right and wrong conduct)  :: etica {f}
ethidium {n} (the cationic form of a polycyclic aromatic base)  :: etidio {m}
Ethiopia {prop} /iθiˈoʊpiə/ (country in Eastern Africa)  :: Etiopia {f}
Ethiopian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Ethiopia)  :: etiope, etiopico
Ethiopian {n} /ˌiːθiˈəʊpiən/ (person)  :: etiopico
ethnic {adj} (belonging to a foreign culture)  :: etnico {m}, etnica {f}
ethnic {adj} /ˈɛθnɪk/ (of or relating to a group of people)  :: etnico {m}, etnica {f}
ethnic cleansing {n} (ethnic cleansing)  :: pulizia etnica {f}
ethnic group {n} (ethnic group)  :: etnia
ethnicity {n} (The characteristics of an ethnic group)  :: etnicità {f}
ethnocentrism {n} /ˈɛθ.nəʊˌsɛn.tɹɪzm̩/ (the tendency to look at the world primarily from the perspective of one's own culture)  :: etnocentrismo {m}
ethnographic {adj} (of, or relating to ethnography)  :: etnografico
ethnography {n} (branch of anthropology)  :: etnografia {f}
ethnologic {adj} (ethnologic) SEE: ethnological  ::
ethnomusicology {n} (study of music and culture)  :: etnomusicologia
ethnonym {n} (name of an ethnic group)  :: etnonimo
ethologic {adj} (ethologic) SEE: ethological  ::
ethology {n} /iːˈθɒlədʒi/ (study of human and animal behaviour)  :: etologia {f}
ethoxide {n}  :: etanolato {m}, etilato {m}
ethyl {n} /ˈɛθəl/ (C2H5)  :: etile {m}, etilico [attributive]
ethylene {n} /ˈɛθəˌliːn/ (compound)  :: etilene {m}
ethylene {n} (radical)  :: etilene {m}
ethylphenol {n} (derivative)  :: etilfenolo {m}
-etic {suffix} (pertaining to)  :: -etico
etiolation {n} (growth process of plants grown in the absence of light)  :: eziolamento {m}
etiological {adj} (of or pertaining to an aetiology)  :: etiologico
Etruscan {adj} /ɪˈtrʌskən/ (pertaining to the region and culture of Etruria)  :: etrusco
Etruscan {n} (inhabitant of Etruria)  :: Etrusco {m}
Etruscan {prop} (extinct language of Etruria)  :: etrusco {m}
Etruscan shrew {n} (Suncus etruscus)  :: mustiolo {m}
etymological {adj} (etymologically consistent)  :: etimologico
etymological {adj} (of or relating to etymology)  :: etimologico
etymologically {adv} (Based on or belonging to etymology)  :: etimologicamente
etymologist {n} (person who specializes in etymology)  :: etimologista {m} {f}, etimologo {m}, etimologa {f}
etymologize {v} (to find or provide etymology for a word)  :: etimologizzare
etymology {n} (account of the origin and historical development of a word)  :: etimologia {f}
etymology {n} /ˌɛtəˈmɑlədʒi/ (study of the historical development of languages, particularly of individual words)  :: etimologia {f}
etymon {n} /ˈɛt.ə.mɑn/ (source word)  :: etimo {m}
EU {initialism} (European Union (also see translations at European Union))  :: UE
Euboea {prop} (Greek island)  :: Eubea, Evia, Negroponte
eucalyptus {n} /ˌjuːkəˈlɪptəs/ (any of many trees of genus Eucalyptus)  :: eucalitto
eucharistic {adj} (pertaining to the Eucharist)  :: eucaristico {m}
Euclid {prop} /ˈjuːklɪd/ (Greek mathematician)  :: Euclide {m}
Euclidean {adj} /juːˈklɪd.i.ən/ (of Euclid's Elements)  :: euclideo
Euclidean distance {n} (distance between two points defined as the square root of the sum of the squares of the differences between the corresponding coordinates of the points)  :: distanza euclidea {f}
Euclidean geometry {n} (mathematical system)  :: geometria euclidea {f}
Euclidian space {n} (Euclidean space) SEE: Euclidean space  ::
eudiometer {n} (tube for measuring volume of gases)  :: eudiometro
euergetism {n} (the practice of élite in Greek and Roman cities to distribute a part of their wealth to the community)  :: evergetismo
Eugene {prop} /ˈjʊəɡeːnə/ (male given name)  :: Eugenio
eugenic {adj} /juː.ˈdʒɛ.nɪk/  :: eugenetico, eugenico
Eugenius {prop} (given name)  :: Eugenio
eukaryote {n} /juˈkæɹiəʊt/ (any of the single-celled or multicellular organisms whose cells contain at least one distinct nucleus)  :: eucariota {m}
eukaryotic {adj} (having complex cells)  :: eucariotico
Eulalie {prop} (female given name)  :: Eulalia
Euler {prop} /ˈɔʏlɐ]/ (Leonhard Euler)  :: Eulero {m}
Euler's formula {prop} (Euler's formula)  :: formula di Eulero {f}
Euler's totient function {n} (number theory)  :: funzione phi di Eulero {f}
eunuch {n} /ˈjuː.nʌk/ (castrated human male)  :: eunuco
eunuch {n} (such a man who was harem guard or in Middle Eastern courts under Roman Emperors, important officials of the state)  :: eunuco
Euphemia {prop} /ɛffiː'miːə/ (female given name)  :: Eufemia
euphemism {n} /ˈjuː.fəˌmɪ.z(ə)m/ (use of a word or phrase to replace another word with one considered less offensive)  :: eufemismo {m}
euphemism {n} (word or phrase that is used to replace another in this way)  :: eufemismo {m}
euphemistic {adj} (of euphemism)  :: eufemistico
euphemistically {adv} (in a euphemistic manner)  :: eufemisticamente
euphonic {adj} ( harmonious)  :: eufonico {m}
euphony {n}  :: eufonia {f}
euphoria {n} /juːˈfɔːɹiə/ (an excited state of joy)  :: euforia {f}
euphoric {adj} (feeling great well-being or elation or intense happiness; characterized by euphoria)  :: euforico
euphotic {adj} (describing that part of the near-surface ocean in which photosynthesis is possible)  :: eufotico
Euphrates {prop} /juːˈfreɪtiːz/ (river in the Middle East)  :: Eufrate {m}
euphuism {n} (style of writing)  :: eufuismo {m}
Eurasia {prop} /jʊˈɹeɪʒə/ (the largest landmass on Earth, consisting of Europe and Asia)  :: Eurasia {f}
Eurasian black vulture {n} (Aegypius monachus)  :: avvoltoio monaco
Eurasian jay {n} (Garrulus glandarius)  :: ghiandaia {f}
Eurasian Union {prop} (EAU) SEE: EAU  ::
eureka {interj} /juˈɹikə/ (exclamation indicating sudden discovery)  :: eureka
Euripides {prop} /jʊˈɹɪp.ɪˌdiz/ (a Greek tragedian)  :: Euripide {m}
euro {n} /ˈjʊɹoʊ/ (currency unit of the European Monetary Union)  :: euro {m}
Euro- {prefix} (pertaining to Europe)  :: euro-
Eurodollar {n} (a deposit, in US dollars, held in a bank outside of the United States)  :: eurodollaro {m}
Eurolinguistics {prop} (branch of linguistics)  :: eurolinguistica
Europa {prop} (a moon of Jupiter)  :: Europa {m}
Europe {prop} (continent)  :: Europa
Europe {prop} /ˈjʊɹəp/ (European Union) SEE: European Union  ::
European {adj} /ˌjʊəɹ.əˈpiː.ən/ (relating to Europe or the European Union)  :: europeo {m}, europea {f}
European {n} (person)  :: europeo {m}, europea {f}
European alder {n} (black alder) SEE: black alder  ::
European bison {n} /jʊɹəˌpiːən ˈbaɪsn̩/ (the wisent species Bison bonasus)  :: bisonte europeo
European Central Bank {prop} (central bank for the European Union)  :: Banca Centrale Europea {f}
European herring gull {n} (Larus argentatus)  :: gabbiano reale {m}
European perch {n} (Perca fluviatilis)  :: persico reale
European redbud {n} (* Judas tree) SEE: * Judas tree  ::
European seabass {n} (Dicentrarchus labrax)  :: spigola {f}, branzino {m}, rango {m}
European Shorthair {n}  :: gatto European Shorthair
European swamp thistle {n} (marsh thistle) SEE: marsh thistle  ::
European Union {prop} /ˌjʊəɹəˈpiːən ˈjuːnjən/ (European supranational organisation)  :: Unione Europea
europium {n} (chemical element)  :: europio {m}
Eurosceptic {n} (one who is sceptical of increasing the powers of the European Union)  :: euroscettico {m}, euroscettica {f}
Euro-sceptic {n} (One who is sceptical of increasing the powers of the European Union)  :: euroscettico {m}, euroscettica {f}
Euro-skeptic {n} (One who is skeptical of increasing the powers of the European Union)  :: euroscettico {m}, euroscettica {f}
Euroskeptic {n} (One who is skeptical of increasing the powers of the European Union)  :: euroscettico {m}, euroscettica {f}
Eurotunnel {prop} (Channel Tunnel) SEE: Channel Tunnel  ::
Eurozone {n} (those European Union members whose official currency is the euro)  :: zona euro
Eurydice {prop} (mythology)  :: Euridice {f}
Eustace {prop} /ˈjuːˌstɪs/ (male given name)  :: Eustachio
Eustachian tube {n} (tube that links the pharynx to the cavity of the middle ear)  :: tuba di Eustachio {f}
eustasy {n} /ˈjuːstəsiː/ (a worldwide change in sea level)  :: eustatismo {m}
eustatic {adj} (of or pertaining to eustasy)  :: eustatico
euthanasia {n} /juːθəˈneɪʒə/ (practice of killing a human being or animal)  :: eutanasia {f}
eutrophication {n} (becoming eutrophic)  :: eutrofizzazione {f}
Euxine Sea {prop} ( ) SEE: [[ ]]  ::
EVA {initialism} (ethylene-vinyl acetate) SEE: ethylene-vinyl acetate  ::
EVA {initialism} (extravehicular activity) SEE: extravehicular activity  ::
evacuate {v} (to move out of an unsafe location into safety)  :: evacuare
evacuation {n} (act of emptying)  :: evacuamento {m}
evaluate {v} (to draw conclusions from by examining)  :: valutare
evaluation {n} /ɪˌvæljuˈeɪʃən/ (assessment)  :: valutazione {f}
Evangeline {prop} (female given name)  :: Evangelina
evangelist {n} /ɪˈvændʒəlɪst/  :: evangelista
Evangelist {n} (gospel writer)  :: Vangelista {m}
evangelistary {n} (book containing selections from the Gospels)  :: evangelario {m}
evangelize {v} (tell people about Christianity)  :: evangelizzare
evaporate {v} /ɪˈvæpəreɪt/ (to transition from a liquid state into a gaseous state)  :: evaporare
evaporation {n} (process of liquid converting to the gaseous state)  :: vaporizzazione
evapotranspiration {n} (the transfer of water from the surface of the earth to the atmosphere by evaporation)  :: evapotraspirazione {f}
evasion {n} (the act of eluding or avoiding, particularly the pressure of an argument, accusation, charge, or interrogation)  :: evasione {f}
eve {n} (day or night before)  :: vigilia {f}
Eve {prop} (given name)  :: Eva
Eve {prop} /iːv/ (the first woman)  :: Eva
even {adj} /ˈivən/ (arithmetic: divisible by two)  :: pari
even {adv} (exactly, fully)  :: esattamente, completamente
even {adv} (implying extreme example)  :: anche
even {n} (Evening of the day)  :: sera
even {v} (make even)  :: spianare
even if {adv} (irrespective of)  :: anche se
evening {n} /ˈiːvnɪŋ/ (time of day between the approximate time of midwinter dusk and midnight)  :: sera {f}
evening star {n} (planet Venus seen in the evening)  :: stella della sera {f}, vespero {m}
even-pinnate {adj} (even number of pinnates)  :: paripennato
event {n} (computing: action which triggers an event handler)  :: evento {m}
event {n} (point in spacetime (physics))  :: evento {m}
event {n} (probability theory: a set of some of the possible outcomes)  :: evento {m}
event {n} /ɪˈvɛnt/ (occurrence of social or personal importance)  :: evento {m}, fatto {m}, accadimento {m}
event horizon {n} (gravitational sphere within which light cannot escape)  :: orizzonte degli eventi {m}
even though {conj} (although)  :: nonostante, benché
eventuality {n} (possible event)  :: eventualità {f}
eventually {adv} /əˈvɛn.tjuː.ə.li/ (in the end)  :: alla fine, infine
Everest {prop} (Mount Everest) SEE: Mount Everest  ::
every {determiner} /ˈɛv.ɹi/ (all of a countable group)  :: ogni
everybody {pron} /ˈɛvribʌdi/ (all people)  :: ciascuno
every cloud has a silver lining {proverb} (in every bad situation there is an element of good)  :: non tutti i mali vengono per nuocere
every man for himself {interj} (forget about comradeship; save yourselves!)  :: ognun per sé
everyone {pron} (every person)  :: ciascuno, tutti {m-p}
every other {adj} (every second) SEE: every second  ::
every so often {adv} (occasionally)  :: ogni tanto, di tanto in tanto
everything {pron} /ˈɛvɹiˌθɪŋ/ (all the things)  :: tutto
every time {adv} (at each occasion that)  :: ogni volta
everywhere {adv} /ɛv.ɹi.(h)wɛɹ/ (at all places)  :: dappertutto, ovunque
evict {v} (to expel)  :: espellere, sfrattare
eviction {n} (the act of evicting)  :: espulsione
evident {adj} /ˈɛvɪdənt/ (obviously true)  :: evidente
evidential {adj} (of or providing evidence)  :: probatorio
evidently {adv} /ˈɛvɪdəntli/ (obviously)  :: evidentemente
evil {adj} /ˈiːvəl/ (intending to harm)  :: malvagio {m}, malevolo, maligno, malefico, perverso
evil {adj} (morally corrupt)  :: malvagio, cattivo, malevolo, corrotto
evil {n} (evil)  :: male {m}, malevolenza {f}, malignità {f}
evildoer {n} (person who performs evil acts)  :: malfattore {m}
evil eye {n} (evil eye)  :: malocchio {m}
evince {v} /i.ˈvɪns/ (show or demonstrate clearly)  :: dimostrare, manifestare
evocation {n} (act of calling out)  :: evocazione {f}
evocative {adj} (that evokes (brings to mind) a memory, mood or image; redolent or reminiscent)  :: evocativo
evocativeness {n}  :: evocatività {f}
evoke {v} /ɪˈvoʊk/ (to cause the manifestation of)  :: evocare , rammemorare , rammentare, rammemorare ("rammemorarsi" exists)
evolution {n} (biology: change in the genetic composition of a population over time)  :: evoluzione {f}
evolution {n} /ˌɛvəˈluʃən/ (general: a gradual process of development)  :: evoluzione {f}
evolutionarily {adv} (From the perspective of evolution)  :: evolutivamente
evolutionary biology {n} (sub-field of biology)  :: biologia evolutiva {f}
evolutionary developmental biology {n} (branch of biology)  :: biologia evolutiva dello sviluppo {f}
evorsion {n}  :: evorsione {f}
ew {interj} /ɪʊ̯/ (expression of disgust or nausea)  :: bleah
e-warfare {n} (cyberwarfare) SEE: cyberwarfare  ::
ewe {n} /juː/ (female sheep)  :: pecora {f}
ewer {n} /ˈju.ɚ/ (widemouthed pitcher)  :: brocca {f}, caraffa {f}
ex {n} /ɛks/ (name of the letter X, x)  :: ics {f-m}
ex {n} (informal: An ex-husband, ex-wife or ex-partner)  :: ex {m}
exacerbate {v} /ɪgˈzæsɚbeɪt/ (to make worse)  :: esacerbare
exacerbation {n} (increase in severity)  :: esacerbazione, esacerbamento {m}
exact {adj} (habitually careful)  :: esatto
exact {adj} /ɪɡˈzækt/ (precisely agreeing)  :: esatto
exactly {adv} /ɪɡˈzæk(t)li/ (in an exact manner)  :: esattamente
exaggerate {v} (to overstate, to describe more than is fact)  :: esagerare
exaggerated {adj} (that has been described as greater than it actually is)  :: esagerato
exaggeration {n} (act of exaggerating)  :: esagerazione {f}
exalt {v}  :: esaltare
exameter {n} (exametre) SEE: exametre  ::
examination {n} (formal test)  :: esame {m}
examination {n} (inspection by a doctor)  :: esame {m}, visita {f}
examiner {n} /ɪɡˈzæmɪnə/ (person who investigates someone or something)  :: esaminatore {m}
example {n} /ɪɡˈzæmpəl/ (something representative of a group)  :: esempio {m}
exanimate {adj} (spiritless, dispirited, disheartened, not lively)  :: esanime, inanimato
exanimate {adj} /ɪɡˈzænɪmɪt/ (lifeless; dead)  :: morto, privo di vita
excavation {n} (act of excavating, or of making hollow)  :: scavo {m}
excavation {n} (archaeological excavation)  :: scavo {m}
exceed {v}  :: eccedere
excel {v} (intransitive: to be much better than others)  :: superare
excel {v} (transitive: to surpass someone or something)  :: superare
Excellency {n} (Form of address for certain high officials or dignitaries)  :: Eccellenza {f}
excellent {adj} /ˈɛksələnt/ (of the highest quality)  :: eccellente {m}
except {prep} /ɛˈksɛpt/ (with the exception of)  :: salvo
exception {n}  :: eccezione {f}
exception {n} /əkˈsɛpʃən/ (act of excepting or excluding; exclusion)  :: eccezione {f}
exceptional {adj} (better than the average)  :: eccezionale
exceptional {adj} (forming an exception)  :: eccezionale
exceptionality {n} (quality of being exceptional)  :: eccezionalità {f}
exception that proves the rule {n} (a form of argument)  :: eccezione che conferma la regola {f}
excess {n} (degree by which one thing exceeds another)  :: eccedenza {f}
excess {n} /əkˈsɛs/ (state of surpassing limits)  :: eccesso {m}
excessive {adj} (exceeding the bounds of something)  :: eccessivo
excessively {adv} (in excess)  :: eccessivamente, troppo
excessively {adv} (to an excessive degree)  :: eccessivamente
exchange {n} /ɛkstʃeɪndʒ/ (act of exchanging or trading)  :: scambio {m}, cambio {m}
exchange {v} (To trade or barter)  :: cambiare, scambiare
exchange rate {n} (currency rate (finance))  :: tasso di cambio {m}
excise {n} /ˈɛkˌsaɪz/ (excise tax) SEE: excise tax  ::
excise tax {n} (any of various taxes levied on the production or sale of certain goods)  :: accisa {f}
excitation {n} (the act of producing excitement (stimulation); also, the excitement produced)  :: eccitazione {f}
excite {v} (to arouse or bring out (eg feelings); to stimulate)  :: provocare, accendere, stimolare
excite {v} (to cause an electron to move to a higher than normal state)  :: eccitare
excite {v} (to stir the emotions of)  :: stimolare, eccitare, riaccendere
excited {adj} (being in a state of higher energy)  :: eccitato, agitato
excited {adj} /ɪkˈsaɪtɪd/ (having great enthusiasm)  :: entusiasta
excitement {n} /ɪkˈsaɪtmənt/ (state of being excited)  :: eccitamento {m}, orgasmo {m}
exciton {n} (bound state of electron and hole)  :: eccitone {m}
exclamation {n} (loud calling or crying out; outcry)  :: esclamazione {f}
exclamation {n} (mark or sign by which outcry or emphatic utterance is marked)  :: punto esclamativo {m}
exclamation {n} (word expressing outcry)  :: esclamazione {f}
exclamation mark {n} /ˌeks.kləˈmeɪ.ʃənˌmɑːk/ (punctuation “!”)  :: punto esclamativo {m}
exclamation point {n} (exclamation mark) SEE: exclamation mark  ::
exclusion {n} (The act of exclude, see also: excluding or shutting out)  :: esclusione {f}
exclusive {adj} /ɪkˈsklu.sɪv/ (exclusionary) SEE: exclusionary  ::
exclusive right {n} (The power to allow or disallow others from taking certain actions)  :: destra esclusiva
excommunicate {v} /ˌɛkskəˈmjunəkət/ (to officially exclude someone from membership of a church or religious community)  :: scomunicare
excommunication {n} (act of excommunicating or ejecting)  :: scomunica
excoriate {v} /ɪkˈskɔɹ.iˌeɪt/ (to wear off the skin of)  :: escoriare
excrement {n} /ˈɛkskɹəmənt/ (animal solid waste)  :: escremento {m}
excrete {v} /ɛkˈskɹiːt/ (to discharge from the system)  :: espellere
excruciating {adj} /ɪkˈskruːʃiːeɪtɪŋ/ (Causing great pain or anguish, agonizing)  :: atroce, straziante, lancinante, struggente, cruciale
excursion {n} /ɛks.kɜː(ɹ).ʒən/ (brief recreational trip)  :: gita {f}, escursione {f}
excuse {n} (explanation designed to avoid or alleviate guilt or negative judgement)  :: scusa {f}, pretesto {m}
excuse {v} (allow to leave)  :: scusare
excuse {v} (explain with the aim of alleviating guilt or negative judgement)  :: scusarsi, giustificarsi
excuse {v} /ɪksˈkjuz/ (forgive, pardon)  :: scusare, perdonare
excuse me {phrase} (request for attention)  :: [singular formal] scusi, [singular informal] scusa, [plural] scusate
excuse me {phrase} (request to pass)  :: permesso, scusa [informal], scusi [formal], scusate [plural]
excuse me {phrase} (request to repeat)  :: scusi? [formal], prego? [formal], scusa? [informal], come? [informal]
excuse me {phrase} (sorry, as apology)  :: scusi [formal], scusa [informal], scusate {p}
execution {n} (act of putting to death or being put to death as a penalty)  :: esecuzione
execution {n} /ˌek.sɪˈkjuː.ʃən/ (act of executing or the state of being executed)  :: esecuzione
execution {n}  :: esecuzione {f}
executioner {n} (the person who carries out the execution)  :: boia {m}, carnefice {m}
exedra {n}  :: esedra {f}
exegesis {n} /ɛksɪˈdʒisɪs/ (formal written exposition or explanatory essay)  :: esegesi {f}
exegetical {adj} (exegetic) SEE: exegetic  ::
exemplary {adj} (good enough to serve as an example to others)  :: esemplare
exemplary {adj} (ideal) SEE: ideal  ::
exemplary {adj} (perfect) SEE: perfect  ::
exercise {v} /ˈɛk.sɚ.saɪz/ (to perform activities to develop skills)  :: esercitare
exercise bicycle {n} (exercise machine)  :: cicletta {f}, cyclette {f}
exercise book {n} (booklet for students)  :: quaderno {m}
exergue {n} (space on coin)  :: esergo {m}
exessive {n} (exessive case) SEE: exessive case  ::
exhaust {n} (exhaust pipe) SEE: exhaust pipe  ::
exhaustive {adj} /ɛɡˈzɑ.stɪv/ (including every possible element)  :: esaustivo
exhaust pipe {n} (pipe that vents waste gases from the engine)  :: tubo di scappamento, scarico {m}
exhibit {n} (public showing)  :: esposizione {f}
exhibit {v} (demonstrate)  :: dimostrare
exhibit {v} /ɛgˈzɪbɪt/ (display or show (something) for others to see)  :: mostrare
exiguous {adj} /ɪɡˈzɪɡju.əs/ (extremely scanty)  :: esiguo {m}
exile {n} /ˈɛɡˌzaɪl/ (the state of being banished from one's home or country)  :: esilio {m}
exile {n} (someone who is banished from one's home or country)  :: esiliato, esule
exile {v} (to send into exile)  :: esiliare
exist {v} /ɪɡˈzɪst/ (to be)  :: esistere
existence {n} /ɛɡ.ˈzɪ.stɛnts/ (the state of being, existing, or occurring)  :: esistenza {f}
existent {adj} (existing; having life or being, current; occurring now)  :: esistente
existentialism {n} /ˌɛɡzɪˈstɛnʃəlɪzəm/ (philosophical movement)  :: esistenzialismo {m}
existing {adj} (that exists)  :: esistente
exit {n} (action of leaving)  :: uscita {f}
exit {n} /ˈɛɡzɪt/ (way out)  :: uscita {f}
exit {n} (passage from inside to outside)  :: uscita {f}
exit {v} (go out)  :: uscire
exocrinology {n} (the study of external secretions)  :: esocrinologia {f}
exocyclic {adj} (unattached)  :: esociclico
exodus {n} (sudden departure)  :: esodo {m}
Exodus {prop} (book of Torah and Old Testament)  :: Esodo {m}
Exodus {prop} (departure of Hebrew slaves)  :: esodo {m}
exoenthalpic {adj} (with increase in enthalpy)  :: esoentalpico
exogamic {adj} (of or pertaining to exogamy)  :: esogamico
exonucleasic {adj} (of, pertaining to, or produced by an exonuclease)  :: esonucleasico
exonym {n} (a name given to a group or category of people or historical persons by a secondary person or persons other than the people it refers to)  :: esonimo {m}
exophthalmos {n} (abnormal protrusion of the eyeball)  :: esoftalmo
exorbitant {adj} /ɪgˈzɔːbɪtənt/ (exceeding proper limits)  :: esorbitante
exorcise {v} (To drive out an evil spirit from a person, place or thing, especially by an incantation or prayer)  :: esorcizzare
exorcism {n} (ritual driving out of evil spirits)  :: esorcismo {m}
exorcist {n} (a person who practices exorcism)  :: esorcista {m}
exorcize {v} (exorcise) SEE: exorcise  ::
exoskeletal {adj} (Of, or pertaining to an exoskeleton)  :: esoscheletrico
exoskeleton {n} (hard outer structure)  :: esoscheletro {m}
exoteric {adj} /ˌɛksoˈtɛrɪk/  :: essoterico {m}, essoterica, {f}essoterici {m-p}, essoteriche {f-p}
exotic {adj} /ɪɡˈzɑtɪk/  :: esotico {m}
Exotic Shorthair {n}  :: gatto Exotic Shorthair
exotoxin {n} (any toxin secreted by a microorganism into surrounding environment)  :: esotossina {f}
expandable {adj} (having the capacity to be expanded)  :: dilatabile, espandibile
expansibility {n} (condition of being expansible)  :: dilatabilità {f}
expansion {n} (act of expanding)  :: espansione {f}
expatriate {adj} /ɛksˈpeɪ.tɹi.ɪt/ (of people who are expatriates)  :: espatriato
expatriate {n} (person living outside own country)  :: espatriato {m}
expatriate {v} (withdraw from one’s country)  :: espatriare
expectation {n} /ɛkspɛkˈteɪʃən/ (act or state of expecting)  :: attesa {f}
expectation {n} (prospect of anything good to come, especially of property or rank)  :: aspettativa {f}
expectation {n} (that which is expected or looked for)  :: attese {f}, aspettativa {f}
expected value {n} (weighted average of outcomes)  :: valore atteso {m}
expectorate {v} /ɪkˈspɛktəreɪt/ (spit) SEE: spit  ::
expedient {adj} (simple, easy, or quick; convenient)  :: opportuno
expedient {n} (a means for achieving an end)  :: espediente, escamotage
expedition {n} /ɛkspəˈdɪʃən/ (An important enterprise, implying a change of place)  :: spedizione {f}
expel {v} (to eject)  :: espellere
expel {v} (to remove from membership)  :: espellere
expend {v} /ɪkˈspɛnd/ (to consume resources)  :: spendere
expend {v} (to spend money)  :: spendere
expenditure {n} (act of expending)  :: spendere {m}
expenditure {n} (amount expended)  :: spesa {f}
expense {n} (a spending or consuming; disbursement; expenditure)  :: spesa {f}
expensive {adj} /ɪkˈspɛnsɪv/ (having a high price or cost)  :: caro, costoso
experience {n} (activity which one has performed)  :: esperienza {f}
experience {n} (collection of events and/or activities from which an individual or group may gather knowledge)  :: esperienza {f}
experience {n} /ɪkˈspɪɹ.i.əns/ (event(s) of which one is cognizant)  :: esperienza {f}
experience {n} (the knowledge thus gathered)  :: esperienza {f}
experience {v} (to observe or undergo)  :: esperire
experiential {adj} /ɪkˌspɪriˈɛnʃəl/ (of, related to, encountered in, or derived from experience)  :: esperienziale
expert {n} (person with extensive knowledge or ability)  :: esperto {m}
expiate {v} /ˈɛk.spi.eɪt/ (to atone)  :: espiare
expiate {v} (to make amends)  :: espiare
expiratory {adj} (of or pertaining to expiration)  :: espiratorio, espiratore
expire {v} /ɛk'spaɪ.ər/ (die) SEE: die  ::
expire {v} (exhale) SEE: exhale  ::
expired {adj} (dead) SEE: dead  ::
expiry {n} (death) SEE: death  ::
explain {v} /ɪkˈspleɪ̯n/ (report)  :: spiegare, chiosare, illustrare
explainable {adj} (explicable) SEE: explicable  ::
explanation {n} /ˌɛkspləˈneɪʃən/ (the act or process of explaining)  :: spiegazione {f}
explanation {n}  :: spiegazione {f}
explicable {adj} /ɪkˈsplɪkəbəl/ (able to be explained)  :: illustrabile, motivabile, spiegabile
explicitly {adv} (in an explicit manner)  :: esplicitamente
explode {v} /ɪkˈsploʊd/ (to explode (intransitive))  :: esplodere
exploit {n} (achievement)  :: impresa {f}, prestazione {f}
exploit {n} /ˈɛksplɔɪt/ (heroic or extraordinary deed)  :: gesto eroico {m}, gesta eroiche {f-p}, gesta {f-p}
exploit {v} (use for one’s advantage)  :: sfruttare , avvantaggiarsi, approfittare
exploitable {adj} (able to be exploited)  :: sfruttabile
exploration {n} (act of exploring)  :: esplorazione {f}
explore {v} /ɪkˈsplɔːɹ/ (to examine or investigate something systematically)  :: esplorare, investigare, indagare
explore {v} (to be enagaged exploring in any of the above senses)  :: esplorare, vagare
explore {v} (to examine diagnostically)  :: esplorare, investigare, indagare
explore {v} (to (seek) experience first hand)  :: esplorare
explore {v} (to travel somewhere in search of discovery)  :: esplorare
explorer {n} (person who explores)  :: esploratore {m}
explosion {n} /ɛkˈsploʊ.ʒən/ (violent release of energy)  :: esplosione {f}
explosive {adj} (easily driven to anger)  :: irascibile, collerico, iracondo
explosive {adj} (with the capability to, or likely to, explode)  :: esplosivo
explosive {n} (explosive substance)  :: esplosivo {m}
exponential distribution {n} (class of continuous probability distributions)  :: distribuzione esponenziale {f}
exponentially {adv} /ɛkspə(ʊ)ˈnɛnʃəli/ (in an exponential manner)  :: esponenzialmente
export {n} /ˈɛkspɔɹt/ (the act of exporting)  :: esportazione
export {v} (to sell (goods) to a foreign country)  :: esportare
expose {v}  :: esporre
exposition {n} /ɛkspəʊˈzɪʃən/ (action of putting something out to public view)  :: esposizione {f}, mostra {f}
exposure {n} (gardening)  :: smascheramento {m}
exposure {n} /ɪkˈspoʊʒɚ/ (condition)  :: espozione {f}
exposure {n} (lack of protection)  :: assideramento {m}
exposure {n} (taking a photograph)  :: espozione {f}, posa {f}
exposure meter {n} (an instrument used in photography)  :: esposimetro {m}
express {n} /ɛk.spɹɛs/ (quick mode of transportation)  :: espresso {m}
express {v} (to convey meaning)  :: esprimere
expression {n} (colloquialism or idiom)  :: espressione {f}
expression {n} ((computing) a piece of code in a high-level language that returns a value)  :: espressione {f}
expression {n} (facial appearance)  :: espressione {f}
expression {n} /ɪkˈspɹɛʃ.ən/ (particular way of phrasing an idea)  :: espressione {f}
expression {n} (mathematics: arrangement of symbols)  :: espressione {f}
expression {n} (process of translating a gene into a protein)  :: espressione {f}
expressive {adj} (effectively conveying feeling)  :: espressivo {m}
expressively {adv} (in expressive manner)  :: espressivamente
expressway {n} (freeway) SEE: freeway  ::
expressway {n} (US: divided highway)  :: superstrada
expropriate {v} (to deprive a person of their property)  :: espropriare
expulsion {n} (the act of expelling or the state of being expelled)  :: espulsione {f}
expunge {v} /ɛks.ˈpʌndʒ/ (to erase or strike out)  :: espungere
exquisite {adj} /ɪkˈskwɪzɪt/ (especially fine)  :: squisito, delizioso
exquisite {n} (fop, dandy) SEE: fop  ::
extemporize {v} (to act, particularly to perform or speak, without prior planning or thought)  :: parlare a braccio
extendible {adj} (capable of being extended)  :: estendibile, prolungabile
extensibility {n} (capability of being extended)  :: estensibilità {f}, prolungabilità {f}
extensible {adj} (capable of being extended)  :: estensibile, prolungabile
extensive {adj} /ɛksˈtɛn.sɪv/ (wide)  :: vasto
extensively {adv} (in an extensive manner; having great range; having wide breadth and depth)  :: estensivamente
extensively {adv} (to a great extent)  :: estensivamente
extent {n} (space, area, volume to which something extends)  :: misura {f}
exterior {adj} (being from outside a country) SEE: foreign  ::
exterior {adj} (external) SEE: external  ::
exterior {adj} (outer) SEE: outer  ::
extermination camp {n} (facility built by the Nazis) SEE: death camp  ::
extinct language {n} (dead language) SEE: dead language  ::
extinguish {v} /ɪkˈstɪŋ.ɡwɪʃ/ (to put out, as in fire; to end burning; to quench)  :: estinguere
extort {v} (to twist outwards)  :: spillare
extort {v} (to wrest from an unwilling person by undue or illegal exercise of power or ingenuity)  :: estorcere, carpire, spillare
extortion {n} /ɪkˈstɔːrʃn/ (the practice of extorting money or other property)  :: estorsione {f}
extortioner {n} (someone who extorts) SEE: extortionist  ::
extra {adj} /ˈɛkstɹə/ (Beyond what is due, usual, expected, or necessary; additional; supernumerary)  :: extra
extra {adv} (to an extraordinary degree)  :: eccezionalmente, straordinariamente
extra {n} (person in a play or movie with a minimal part) SEE: walk-on  ::
extra- {prefix} (outside, beyond)  :: extra-
extracellular {adj} (occurring or found outside of a cell)  :: extracellulare
extract {n} /ˈɛkstrækt/ (essence supposed to form the basis of all vegetable extracts) SEE: extractive principle  ::
extract {v} (to draw out)  :: cavare
extraction {n} (extract obtained from a mixture or from a plant etc) SEE: extract  ::
extradotal {adj} (wife's property)  :: extradotale, parafernale
extragalactic {adj} (originating outside of a galaxy)  :: estragalattico, extragalattico
extrajudicial {adj} (carried out without legal authority)  :: extragiudiziale, extragiuridico
extramarital {adj} (taking place outside marriage)  :: extraconiugale
extranational {adj}  :: extranazionale
extra-natural {adj} (supernatural) SEE: supernatural  ::
extraneity {n} (something extraneous)  :: estraneità {f}
extraneity {n} (state of being extraneous)  :: estraneità {f}
extraordinarily {adv} (in an extraordinary manner)  :: straordinariamente
extraordinary {adj} /ɪksˈtrɔː(r)dɪˌnərɪ/ (not ordinary)  :: straordinario {m}, straordinaria {f}
extrapancreatic {adj} (originating outside of the pancreas)  :: extrapancreatico
extrapolate {v} /ɛkˈstræp.ə.leɪt/ (to infer by extending known information)  :: estrapolare
extrapolate {v} (to estimate the value of a variable outside a known range)  :: estrapolare
extrapolation {n} (calculation of an estimate)  :: estrapolazione {f}
extrapolation {n} (inference)  :: estrapolazione
extrasectorial {adj} (pertaining to a different sector)  :: extrasettore
extrasensory {adj} /ˌɛkstrəˈsɛnsəri/ (of or relating to extrasensory perception)  :: extrasensoriale
extrasensory perception {n} /ˌɛkstrəˈsɛnsəri pəˈsɛpʃən/ (supposed ability to obtain information without the use of normal sensory channels)  :: percezione extrasensoriale {f}, sesto senso, ESP
extrasystolia {n} (altered rhythm)  :: extrasistolia {f}
extrasystolic {adj} (relating to extrasystole)  :: extrasistolico
extratemporal {adj} (happening outside of time)  :: extratemporale
extraterrestrial {adj} /ˌɛkstrətɚˈɛstriəl/ (originating from outside of the Earth)  :: extraterrestre
extraterritoriality {n} (immunity from the local laws of a certain area)  :: extraterritorialità {f}
extra time {n} (an additional period played at the end some games of football)  :: tempi supplementari {m-p}
extravagant {adj} (exceeding the bounds of something)  :: stravagante, estravagante
extravascular {adj} (situated or happening outside of the blood vessels)  :: extravascolare
Extremaduran {adj} (of, or relating to Extremaduran)  :: estremadurano
Extremaduran {prop} (the language of Extremadura)  :: estremadurano {m}
extreme {adj} (drastic, or of great severity)  :: profondo {m}, profonda {f}
extreme {adj} (excessive, or far beyond the norm)  :: estremo {m}, estrema {f}
extreme {adj} (in the greatest or highest degree; intense)  :: estremo {m}, estrema {f}
extreme {adj} /ɪkˈstɹiːm/ (of a place, the most remote, farthest or outermost)  :: estremo {m}, estrema {f}
extreme {n} (each of the things at opposite ends of a range or scale)  :: estremo {m}
extreme {n} (greatest or utmost point, degree or condition)  :: estremo {m}
extremely {adv} /ɪksˈtriːmli/ (to an extreme degree)  :: estremamente
extreme sport {n} (sport)  :: sport estremo {m}
extremity {n} /ɪkˈstrɛmɪti/ (furthest point)  :: estremità {f}
extremity {n} (limb) SEE: limb  ::
extremum {n} (mathematics)  :: estremo {n}
extrinsic {adj} /ɛks.ˈtrɪn.zɪk/  :: estrinseco
extrorse {adj} (dehiscing outwards)  :: estrorso
extrusion {n} (manufacturing process)  :: estrusione {f}
extrusive {adj} (jutting out or extruding)  :: estrusivo
exude {v} /ɪɡˈzud/ (to give out)  :: trasudare
exult {v} /ɪɡˈzʌlt/ (rejoice)  :: esultare
eye {n} (ability to notice what others might miss)  :: occhio {m}
eye {n} /aɪ/ (organ)  :: occhio {m}
eye {n} (hole in needle)  :: cruna {f}
eye {n} (of a hurricane)  :: occhio {m}
eye {v}  :: occhio {m}
eye {v} (to look as if intending to do sthg)  :: guatare
eye {v} (to observe carefully)  :: adocchiare, visionare
eye {v} (to view narrowly)  :: adocchiare, spulciare
eyeball {n} (ball of the eye)  :: bulbo oculare {m}
eyebolt {n} (bolt with a looped head)  :: occhione {m}, occhiolo {m}
eyebright {n} (any of the flowering plants of the genus Euphrasia)  :: euphrasia {f}
eyebrow {n} /ˈaɪˌbɹaʊ/ ( hair that grows over the bone ridge above the eye socket)  :: sopracciglio {m}
eye for an eye {n} (compensation for an injury)  :: occhio per occhio
eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth {proverb} (compensation for an injury)  :: occhio per occhio, dente per dente
eyeglass {n} (eyepiece) SEE: eyepiece  ::
eyeglasses {n} (spectacles) SEE: spectacles  ::
eyehole {n} (eye socket) SEE: eye socket  ::
eyelash {n} (hair growing on the edge of an eyelid)  :: ciglio {m}
eyelid {n} /ˈaɪlɪd/ ((anatomy) A thin skin membrane that covers and moves over an eye)  :: palpebra {f}
eye MD {n} (ophtalmologist) SEE: eye doctor  ::
eyeshade {n} (shield for the eyes)  :: paraocchio {m}
eye shadow {n} (makeup around the eyes)  :: ombretto
eyesore {n} (a displeasing sight)  :: pugno in un occhio
eye tooth {n} (canine tooth) SEE: canine tooth  ::
eyewall {n} (ring of towering thunderstorms of a cyclone)  :: muro dell'occhio {m}
eyewitness {n} (person who has seen and testify about an event)  :: testimone oculare
eyot {n} /aɪət/ (A little island, especially in a river or lake)  :: isolotto {m}
Ezekiel {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Ezechiele
Ezra {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Esdra
éminence grise {n} (a secret or unofficial decision-maker; the power behind the throne, see also: power broker)  :: eminenza grigia {f}
Èze {prop} (a commune in France)  :: Eza