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{prop} (Norse mythological figure)  ::
vacant {adj} /ˈveɪkənt/ (not occupied)  :: vacante
vacation {n} /veɪˈkeɪʃən/ (holiday, period of leisure time)  :: vacanza {f}
vacation {n}  :: vacanza {f}
vacation {v} (to spend or take a vacation)  :: andare in vacanza
vacationer {n} (someone who is on vacation) SEE: holiday-maker  ::
vaccination {n} /ˌvæk.sɪˈneɪ.ʃən/ (inoculation with a vaccine)  :: vaccinazione {f}
vaccinator {n} (a person or agent that administers vaccines)  :: vaccinatore {m}
vaccine {n} /vækˈsiːn/ (substance meant to stimulate production of antibodies)  :: vaccino {m}
vaccinogenic {adj} (That produces vaccine for use in vaccination)  :: vaccinogeno
vaccinostyle {n} (A pointed lancet used in vaccination)  :: vaccinostilo {m}
vacuist {n} (One who holds the doctrine that the space between the bodies of the universe, or the molecules and atoms of matter, is a vacuum)  :: vacuista {m-f}
vacuity {n} /væˈkjuːɪtɪ/ (emptiness)  :: vacuità {f}
vacuüm {n} (vacuum) SEE: vacuum  ::
vacuum {n} /ˈvæ.kjəm/ (region of space that contains no matter)  :: vuoto {m}
vacuum {v} (transitive: to clean with a vacuum cleaner)  :: aspirapolverare
vacuum {n} (vacuum cleaner) SEE: vacuum cleaner  ::
vacuum cleaner {n} (machine for cleaning)  :: aspirapolvere {m}
vacuum flask {n} (a bottle, flask or similar vessel having a vacuum between its inner and outer silvered walls) SEE: thermos  ::
vacuum gauge {n}  :: vuotometro {m}, vacuometro {m}
vacuum tube {n} (electrical device)  :: valvola termoionica {f}
Vadodara {prop} (city in India)  :: Vadodara
vagina {n} /vəˈdʒaɪnə/ (anatomical sense)  :: vagina {f}
vagina {n} (botanical sense)  :: guaina {f}
vagina {n} (vulva) SEE: vulva  ::
vaginal {adj} /ˈvædʒɨnəl/ (of the vagina)  :: vaginale
vaginal flatulence {n} (emission or expulsion of air from the vagina)  :: flato vaginale, scoreggia vaginale {f}
vaginally {adv} (via the vagina)  :: vaginalmente, per via vaginale
vaginismus {n} /vadʒɪˈnɪzməs/ (muscular contraction)  :: vaginismo {m}
vaginitis {n} (inflammation of the vagina)  :: vaginite {f}
vagrant {n} /ˈveɪ.ɡɹənt/ (person without a home or job)  :: vagabondo, barbone, girovago, senza fissa dimora
vagrant {n} (wanderer)  :: vagabondo {m}, viandante {m}, girovago {m}
vague {adj} /veɪɡ/ (not clearly expressed)  :: vago
vaguely {adv} /ˈveɪɡli/ (in a vague manner)  :: vagamente
vagueness {n} (condition of being unclear)  :: vaghezza
vaguery {n} (condition of being vague) SEE: vagueness  ::
vaguery {n} (thing which is vague) SEE: vagueness  ::
vain {adj} /veɪn/ (overly proud of one's appearance)  :: vanitoso, vanesio
vain {adj} (pointless, futile)  :: vano
vainglorious {adj} /ˌveɪnˈɡlɔː.ɹi.əs/ (with excessive vanity or unwarranted pride)  :: vanaglorioso
vainglory {n} (excessive vanity)  :: vanagloria {f}
vair {n} /vɛə/ (heraldic fur)  :: vaio
Vaishnavism {prop} (a branch of Hinduism focusing on the worship of Vishnu)  :: visnuismo {m}
Valais {prop} (A canton)  :: Canton Vallese
valediction {n} /ˌvæl.əˈdɪk.ʃən/ (speech)  :: commiato {m}
valediction {n} (act)  :: commiato {m}
valediction {n} (word or phrase upon leaving)  :: addio
Valencia {prop} /vəˈlɛnsi.ə/ (capital of the Valencian Community)  :: Valencia {f}
Valencia {prop} (city in Venezuala)  :: Valencia {f}
Valencian Community {prop} (autonomous community in Spain)  :: Comunità Valenciana {f}, Comunità Valenzana {f}, Valencia {f}, Valenza {f}, Valenzia {f}
Valens {prop} (a Roman cognomen)  :: Valente
Valentina {prop} (female given name)  :: Valentina {f}
valentine {n} /ˈvæləntaɪn/ (An expression of affect, especially romantic)  :: valentina {f}
Valentine {n} (male given name)  :: Valentino {m}
Valentine {n} (female given name) SEE: Valentina  ::
Valentine's Day {prop} (Saint Valentine's Day)  :: San Valentino {m}
vale of tears {n} (a symbolic valley of tears)  :: valle di lacrime {f}
valerian {n} /vəˈlɪəɹɪən/ (Valeriana officinalis)  :: valeriana {f}
Valerian {prop} (a Roman cognomen)  :: Valeriano
Valerie {prop} (female given name)  :: Valeria
Valerius {prop} (male given name)  :: Valerio
valet {n} /ˈvæleɪ/ (a person employed to clean or park cars)  :: parcheggiatore {m}
valet-de-chambre {n} (valet) SEE: valet  ::
valetudinarian {adj} /ˌvæ.lə.ˌtuː.də.ˈnɛɹ.i.ən/ (of infirm health; sickly)  :: valetudinario
Valhalla {prop} /vælˈhælə/ (in Norse mythology, the home of warriors slain gloriously in battle)  :: Walhalla {m}, Valalla {m}, Valhalla {m}
valid {adj} (acceptable, proper or correct)  :: valido
validate {v} (check the validity of)  :: validare
valine {n} (essential amino acid C5H11NO2)  :: valina {f}
valkyrie {n} /ˈvælˌkɪ.ɹi/ (any of the female attendants, or handmaidens of Odin)  :: valchiria {f}, walkiria {f}, walchiria {f}
Valle d'Aosta {prop} (region of Italy)  :: Valle d'Aosta {f}
Valletta {prop} (capital of Malta)  :: Valletta {f}, La Valletta {f}
valley {n} /ˈvæli/ (elongated depression between hills or mountains)  :: valle {f}
Valley of the Sun {prop} (Term for the Phoenix metropolitan area)  :: Valle del sole {f}
valor {n} (value, worth) SEE: value  ::
valour {n} (value) SEE: value  ::
valuable {adj} /ˈvæljuəbl̩/ (having a great value)  :: prezioso
value {n} /ˈvælju/ (quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable)  :: valore {m}
value {n} (amount (of money, goods or services) that is considered to be a fair equivalent for something else)  :: valore {m}
value {n} (numerical quantity measured or assigned or computed)  :: valore {m}
value {n} (ideal accepted by some individual or group)  :: valore {m}
value {n}  :: valore
value {v} (to estimate the value of)  :: valutare, stimare
value added tax {n} (tax levied on added value of an exchange)  :: imposta sul valore aggiunto {f}
valve {n} /ˈvælv/ (device that controls flow of gas or fluid)  :: valvola {f}
valve {n} (vacuum tube) SEE: vacuum tube  ::
valvulopathy {n} (disease or disorder of the valves of the heart)  :: valvulopatia {f}
vampire {n} /ˈvæm.paɪ.ə(ɹ)/ (mythological creature)  :: vampiro
vampiress {n} (female vampire)  :: vampira {f} [rare]
vampirism {n} (extortion) SEE: extortion  ::
van {n} /væn/ (a (covered) vehicle used for carrying goods)  :: furgone {m}
vanadinite {n} (mineral)  :: vanadinite
vanadium {n} /vəˈneɪdi.əm/ (chemical element)  :: vanadio {m}
vandal {n} /ˈvændəl/ (person who destroys or damages property)  :: vandalo {m}
vandalise {v} (to needlessly destroy)  :: vandalizzare
vandalism {n} /ˈvændəlɪzm̩/ (needless damage or destruction of property)  :: vandalismo {m}
vandalize {v} (vandalise) SEE: vandalise  ::
vane {n} (weather vane) SEE: weather vane  ::
Vanessa {prop} /vəˈnɛsə/ (female given name)  :: Vanessa
vanguard {n} /ˈvænˌɡɑɹd/ (leading units of an army)  :: avanguardia {f}
vanilla {n} /vəˈnɪlə/ (orchid)  :: vaniglia {f}
vanilla {n} (fruit)  :: vaniglia {f}
vanilla {n} (flavor)  :: vanillina {f}
vanilla {adj} (of vanilla)  :: di vaniglia, alla vaniglia
vanillic {adj} (Of or pertaining to vanillin or vanillic acid)  :: vanillico
vanish {v} /ˈvænɪʃ/ (become invisible or to move out of view unnoticed)  :: sparire, svanire
vanishment {n} (disappearance) SEE: disappearance  ::
vanity {n} /ˈvæ.nɪ.ti/ (excessive pride)  :: vanità {f}
vanity case {n} (a portable case for cosmetics)  :: bauletto {m}
vanquish {v} /ˈvæŋkwɪʃ/ (to defeat, to overcome)  :: sopraffare, sconfiggere, vincere
vantage {n} /ˈvæntɪd͡ʒ/ (place or position affording a good view; a vantage point)  :: belvedere {m}
vantage point {n} /ˈvæntɪd͡ʒ ˌpɔɪ̯nt/ (a place or position affording a good view)  :: belvedere {m}
Vanuatu {prop} /væn.uːˈɑː.tuː/ (Republic of Vanuatu)  :: Vanuatu
vape {v} /veɪp/ (To inhale the vapor produced by a non-combustible cigarette)  :: svapare
vapid {adj} /ˈvæp.ɪd/ (lifeless, dull, or banal)  :: insulso, scipito
vapid {adj} (tasteless, bland, or insipid)  :: insipido, scipito
vapor {n} /ˈveɪpə/ (the gaseous state of a substance that is normally a solid or liquid)  :: gas {m}, vapore {m}
vapor {n} (steam) SEE: steam  ::
vapour {n} (vapor) SEE: vapor  ::
vapour {n} (steam) SEE: steam  ::
varactor {n} (solid-state diode)  :: diodo varicap {m}, varicap {m}
Varese {prop} (province)  :: Varese {f}
Varese {prop} (capital)  :: Varese {f}
variability {n} (degree)  :: variabilità
variable {adj} /ˈvæɹ.i.ə.bl̩/ (able to vary)  :: variabile, regolabile, flessiblie, modificabile
variable {adj} (likely to vary)  :: variabile
variable {adj} (marked by diversity or difference)  :: variabile
variable {adj} (mathematics: having no fixed quantitative value)  :: variabile
variable {n} (something that is variable)  :: variabile {f}
variable {n} (something whose value may be dictated or discovered)  :: variabile {f}
variable {n} (mathematics: a quantity that may assume any one of a set of values)  :: variabile {f}, parametro {m}
variable antshrike {n} (Thamnophilus caerulescens)  :: averla formichiera variabile
variably {adv} (in a variable manner)  :: variabilmente
variance {n} /ˈvæɹi.ənts/ (second central moment in probability (statistics))  :: varianza {f}
variant {adj} (variable) SEE: variable  ::
variant {n} /ˈvɛəɹi.ənt/ (something slightly different)  :: variante {f}
variation {n} (the act or state of varying)  :: variazione
variation {n} (a musical technique based on an altered repetition of a theme)  :: variazione {f}
variational {adj} (of or pertaining to variation)  :: variazionale
variator {n} (a controller (device that can change something's parameters))  :: variatore {m}
varicose {adj} /ˈvɛɹ.ə.koʊs/ (abnormally swollen)  :: varicoso
varicose vein {n} (abnormally swollen or dilated vein)  :: vena varicosa
varied {adj} (diverse or miscellaneous)  :: variato
variegated {adj} /ˈveəɹɪəˌɡeɪtɪd/ (streaked or spotted with a variety of colours)  :: variegato
variety {n} /vəˈɹaɪ.ə.ti/ (variation of something)  :: varietà {f}
variety {n} (rank in a taxonomic classification)  :: varietà {f}
various {adj} /ˈvɛəɹi.əs/ (an eclectic range of)  :: vario
varix {n} (varicose vein)  :: vena varicosa {f}, varice {f}
varmeter {n} (reactive voltammeter)  :: varmetro {m}
varnish {n}  :: vernice
varsity {n} (university) SEE: university  ::
Varsovian {adj} (of, from or relating to Warsaw)  :: varsaviano
Varsovian {n} (someone from Warsaw)  :: varsaviano {m}
Varus {prop} (a Roman cognomen)  :: Varo
vary {v} (to institute a change in) SEE: modify  ::
vascular {adj} (of, pertaining to or containing vessels)  :: vascolare
vas deferens {n} (vas deferens)  :: dotto deferente, vaso deferente, canale deferente
vase {n} /veɪs/ (container used mainly for displaying flowers)  :: vaso {m}
vasectomy {n} /vəˈsɛktəmi/ (male sterilization)  :: vasectomia {f}
vasoactive {adj} (that causes either constriction or dilation of a blood vessel)  :: vasoattivo
vasodilator {n} (agent that causes dilation of the blood vessels)  :: vasodilatatore
vasospastic {adj} (Relating to, or producing vasospasm)  :: vasospastico
vassal {n} /ˈvæsəl/ (grantee of a fief)  :: vassallo
vast {adj} /væst/ (very large or wide (literally or figuratively))  :: ampio {m}, ampia {f}, vasto, esteso {m}
vastness {n} (quality of being vast)  :: immensità {f}, vastità {f}
vat {n} /væt/ (a large tub, such as is used for making wine or for tanning)  :: tino {m}, tinozza {f}, tinozza da concia
VAT {n} /ˌviːeɪˈtiː/ (value-added tax)  :: IVA
Vatican {prop} /ˈvæ.tɪ.kən/ (state)  :: Vaticano {m}
Vatican {adj} (Relating to the Vatican City state)  :: vaticano
Vatican City {prop} /ˈvæ.tɪ.kən ˈsɪt.i/ (State of the Vatican City)  :: Stato della Città del Vaticano
Vaticanian {adj} (Vatican) SEE: Vatican  ::
Vaticanian {n} (a person from Vatican City)  :: vaticano {m}
Vaucluse {prop} (département)  :: Vaucluse
Vaud {prop} (A canton)  :: Canton Vaud
vault {n} /vɑlt/ (arched masonry structure)  :: volta
vault {n}  :: cantina, camera blindata, caveau
vault {v} (to jump)  :: volteggiare, balzare, saltare
vault {n} (a jump)  :: volteggio, salto
vault {n} (crypt) SEE: crypt  ::
vaunt {v} (speak boastfully) SEE: boast  ::
veal {n} /viːl/ (flesh of a calf)  :: vitello {m}
vector {n} /ˈvɛktɚ/ (directed quantity)  :: vettore {m}
vector {n} (carrier of a disease-causing agent)  :: vettore
vector algebra {n} (branch of mathematics)  :: algebra vettoriale {f}
vector boson {n} (gauge boson)  :: bosone vettore {m}
vector graphics {n} (geometrical primitives based upon mathematical equations to represent images)  :: grafica vettoriale {f}
vectorial {adj} (of or pertaining to a vector)  :: vettoriale
vector product {n} (vector with size given by the product of two vectors)  :: prodotto vettoriale {m}
vector space {n} (mathematics)  :: spazio vettoriale {m}
Vedic {adj} /ˈveɪdɪk/ (Of or pertaining to the Vedas)  :: vedico
Vedic Sanskrit {prop} (language)  :: vedico {m}
vee {n} /viː/  :: vu {m} {f}
vegan {adj} /ˈviːɡən/ (relating to vegans or veganism)  :: vegano
vegan {n} (supporter of veganism)  :: vegano {m}
veganism {n} (Eating neither meat nor other animal products)  :: veganismo {m}
vegetable {n} /ˈvɛd͡ʒətəbəl/ (any plant)  :: vegetale {m}
vegetable {n} (a plant raised for some edible part of it)  :: verdura {f}
vegetable {n} (a person whose brain has been damaged)  :: vegetale {m}
vegetable {adj} (of or relating to plants)  :: vegetale
vegetable garden {n} (vegetable garden)  :: ortale {m}, orto {m}, ortaglia {f}
vegetable lamb {n} /ˌvɛdʒtəbəl ˈlam/ (legendary plant believed to grow sheep from its branches)  :: agnello vegetale della Tartaria {m}
vegetable oil {n} (oil produced from plants)  :: olio vegetale {m}
vegetable soup {n} (soup made from mixed vegetables)  :: zuppa di verdura {f}
vegetarian {n} /vɛd͡ʒɪˈtɛɹi.ən/ (person who does not eat any animal flesh)  :: vegetariano {m}
vegetarian {adj} (relating to the type of diet eaten by vegetarians)  :: vegetariano
vegetarianism {n} /vɛdʒɪˈtɛɹi.ənɪzəm/ (practice of following a vegetarian diet)  :: vegetarismo {m}
vegetate {v} (To grow or sprout)  :: vegetare
vegetate {v} (To live or spend a period of time in a dull, inactive, unchallenging way)  :: vegetare
vegetation {n} /ˌvɛd͡ʒəˈteɪʃən/ (Plants)  :: vegetazione {f}
vegetoanimal {adj} (Both vegetal and animal)  :: vegetoanimale
veggie {n} (vegetable)  :: verdura {f}
veggie {n} (vegetarian)  :: vegetariano {m}
veggie {adj} (vegetarian; suitable for vegetarians)  :: vegetariano
veggie burger {n} /ˈvɛdʒijˈbɹ̩ɡɹ̩/ (burger)  :: hamburger vegetariano {m}
vehemence {n} /ˈviːəmənts/ (An intense concentration, force or power)  :: veemenza {f}
vehemence {n} (A wild or turbulent ferocity or fury)  :: veemenza {f}
vehemence {n} (Eagerness, fervor, excessive strong feeling)  :: veemenza {f}
vehemently {adv} (in a vehement manner)  :: veementemente, energeticamente
vehicle {n} /ˈviː.ɪ.kəl/ (conveyance)  :: veicolo {m}
vehicle {n} (medium)  :: mezzo {m}
vehicular {adj} /viˈhɪk.jə.lə(ɹ)/ (of or pertaining to a vehicle or vehicles)  :: veicolare
Veii {prop} (Etruscan city)  :: Veio {m}
veil {n} /veɪl/  :: velo
vein {n} /veɪn/ (blood vessel)  :: vena {f}
vein {n} (thickened portion of a leaf)  :: venatura {f}
veinous {adj} (having veins)  :: venoso
veld {n} /vɛlt/ (pasture land)  :: veld {m}
velocipede {n} /vɪˈlɒs.ɪ.piːd/ (Early two-wheeled conveyance)  :: velocipede {m}
velociraptor {n} (dinosaur)  :: velociraptor {m}
velocity {n} /vəˈlɑsəti/ (vector quantity)  :: velocità {f}
velocity {n} (rapidity of motion)  :: velocità {f}
velocity {n} (the rate of occurrence)  :: velocità {f}
velodrome {n} /ˈvɛl.ə.dɹəʊm/ (arena for bicycle racing)  :: velodromo {m}
velvet {n} /ˈvɛlvɪt/ (fabric)  :: velluto {m}
velvet scoter {n} (Melanitta fusca)  :: orchetto vellutato
velvety {adj} /ˈvɛlvəti/ (like velvet)  :: vellutato
venal {adj} /ˈviːnəl/ (corrupt, mercenary)  :: venale
vendace {n} (Coregonus albula)  :: coregone bianco {m}
Vendée {prop} /vɑ̃ˈde/ (département)  :: Vandea {f}
Vendean {adj} (Of or from the Vendée)  :: vandeano
vendetta {n} /vɛnˈdɛtə/ (bitter, destructive feud in which each injury is revenged)  :: faida {f}
vending machine {n} (machine that dispenses merchandise)  :: distributore automatico {m}
Vendémiaire {prop} /ˌvɑndəˈmjɛəɹ/ (the first month of the French Republican Calendar)  :: vendemmiaio {m}, [rare] vendemmiale {m}, [rare] vendemmiatore {m}
vendor {n} (A person or a company that vends or sells)  :: venditore {m}
veneer {n} /vɨˈniə̆ɹ]/ (thin covering of fine wood)  :: impiallacciatura
venereal {adj} /vəˈnɪɹi.əl/ (sexually transmitted)  :: venereo
venereal disease {n} (contagious disease spread through sexual intercourse)  :: malattia venerea {f}
venereal disease {n} (disease contracted through sexual contact) SEE: sexually transmitted disease  ::
venereally {adv} (In a venereal manner)  :: venereamente
venereology {n} (a branch of medicine dealing with the study and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases)  :: venereologia {f}
venery {n} /ˈvɛnəɹi/ (hunting)  :: venazione {f}
Venetian {adj} /vəˈniʃən/ (relating to Venice)  :: veneziano
Venetian {n} (inhabitant of Venice)  :: veneziano {m}, veneziana {f}
Venetian {prop} (Romance language spoken in Veneto)  :: veneto {m}
Venetian {prop} (form of Venetian spoken in Venice)  :: veneziano {m}
Venetian blind {n} (blind consisting of overlapping horizontal slats)  :: veneziana {f}
Venetic {prop} /vəˈnetɪk/ (Venetic language)  :: venetico {m}, lingua venetica {f}
Veneto {prop} (a region in northern Italy)  :: Veneto {m}
Venezuela {prop} /ˌvɛn.ɪˈzweɪ.lə/ (country)  :: Venezuela {m}
Venezuelan {n} (person from Venezuela or of Venezuelan descent)  :: venezuelano {m}, venezuelana {f}
Venezuelan {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Venezuela or the Venezuelan people)  :: venezuelano
vengeance {n} /ˈvɛnˌdʒəns/ (revenge taken for an insult, injury, or other wrong)  :: vendetta {f}, rivalsa {f}, rappresaglia {f}, ritorsione {f}
vengeful {adj} /ˈvenʒ.fəl/ (wanting vengeance)  :: vendicativo {m}, vendicativa {f}
venial {adj} /ˈviːni.əl/ (pardonable; able to be forgiven)  :: veniale
venial sin {n} (sin that is not a mortal sin)  :: peccato veniale {m}
Venice {prop} /ˈvɛnɪs/ (city and province in Italy)  :: Venezia {f}
Venice {prop} (empire)  :: Venezia {f}
venison {n} (the meat of a deer)  :: carne di cervo {f}, cacciagione {f}
Venn diagram {n} (diagram representing sets by circles)  :: diagramma di Eulero-Venn {m}
venom {n} /ˈvɛnəm/ (poison carried by animal)  :: veleno {m}
venomous {adj} /ˈvɛnəməs/ (pertaining to or denoting an animal capable of producing a poisonous chemical)  :: velenoso
venomous {adj} (pertaining to or containing venom)  :: velenoso
venous {adj} /ˈviː.nəs/ (of or pertaining to veins)  :: venoso
vent {n} /vɛnt/ (an opening through which gases, especially air, can pass)  :: sfogo {m}, sfiatatoio {m}, bocchetta {f}
vent {n} (the opening of a volcano from which lava flows)  :: camino {m}
vent {n} (a verbalized frustration)  :: sfogo {m}
vent {n} (the excretory opening of lower orders of vertebrates)  :: ano {m}
vent {v} (to express a strong emotion)  :: sfogarsi
ventilate {v} (To expose something to public examination or discussion)  :: ventilare
ventilation {n} (mechanical system used to circulate and replace air)  :: ventilazione
ventilation {n} (breathing)  :: ventilazione
ventilator {n} (respirator) SEE: respirator  ::
Ventimiglia {prop} (town)  :: Ventimiglia {f}
ventricle {n} /ˈvɛntɹɪkəl/ (one of two lower chambers of the heart)  :: ventricolo {m}
ventricular {adj} (of or relating to a ventricle)  :: ventricolare
ventricular fibrillation {n} (Condition where cardiac muscle is contracted irregularly and rapidly)  :: fibrillazione ventricolare {f}
ventriloquism {n} (art of projecting one's voice so that it appears to come from another source)  :: ventriloquio {m}
ventriloquist {n} /vɛnˈtɹɪl.ə.kwɪst/ (a person who practices ventriloquism)  :: ventriloquo {m}, ventriloqua {f}
ventriloquistic {adj} (ventriloquistic)  :: ventriloquo
Ventôse {prop} /vɑnˈtoʊz/ (the sixth month of the French Republican Calendar)  :: ventoso {m}
venturi {n} (throat of a carburetor) SEE: throat  ::
venturi {n} (venturi tube) SEE: venturi tube  ::
venturi tube {n} (tube)  :: venturimetro {m}
Venus {prop} /ˈvinəs/ (planet)  :: Venere
Venus {prop} (goddess)  :: Venere
Venus' comb {n} (Scandix pecten-veneris)  :: acicula comune {f}
Venus flytrap {n} (Dionaea muscipula)  :: pigliamosche {m}
Venusian {n} /vəˈnjuː.si.ən/ (inhabitant of Venus)  :: venusiano {m}, venusiana {f}
Venusian {adj} (of Venus)  :: venusiano {m}, venusiana {f}
Venusian {adj} (of Venusians)  :: venusiano {m}, venusiana {f}
Venusian {prop} (language)  :: venusiano {m}
veraison {n} (A stage in the ripening process of grapes or olives)  :: invaiatura {f}
veranda {n} /vəˈɹæn.də/ (roofed open gallery)  :: veranda {f}
verb {n} /vɝb/ ((grammar) a word that indicates an action, event, or a state)  :: verbo {m}
verbal {adj} /ˈvɝ.bəl/ (consisting of words only)  :: verbale
verbal {adj}  :: [5] deverbale
verbal {n} (grammar)  :: deverbale {m}
verbalization {n} (An instance of verbalizing)  :: verbalizzazione
Verbano-Cusio-Ossola {prop} (province)  :: Verbano-Cusio-Ossola
verbena {n} (a genus of herbaceous plants)  :: verbena {f}
verbose {adj} /vɜːˈbəʊs/ (abounding in words)  :: verboso, prolisso, iperverboso, ridondante
verbosity {n} /vɚˈbɑsəti/ (the excess use of words; long-windedness)  :: verbosità {f}
Vercelli {prop} (town, province)  :: Vercelli {f}
Vercingetorix {prop} (Gallic chieftain)  :: Vercingetorige {m}
verdant {adj} /ˈvɝ.dənt/ (green)  :: verde {m}
verdict {n} /ˈvɝ.dɪkt/ (decision on an issue of fact in a civil or criminal case or an inquest)  :: verdetto {m}
verdigris {n} (blue-green patina on copper and copper alloys)  :: verderame {m}
verge {n} (phallus) SEE: phallus  ::
verifier {n} (person who verifies)  :: verificatore {m}
verifier {n} (device)  :: verificatrice {f}
verily {adv} /ˈvɛɹ.əl.i/ (truly, doubtlessly)  :: veramente, davvero
verily {adv} (confidently, certainly)  :: certamente
verlan {n} (a type of backslang used in France)  :: verlan {m}
vermicelli {n} (long, slender pasta)  :: vermicello {m}, vermicelli {m-p}
vermiform {adj} (in the shape of a worm)  :: vermiforme
vermilion {adj} /vɜː(ɹ)ˈmɪl.jən/  :: vermiglio {m}, vermiglione {m}
vermouth {n} /vəˈmuːθ/ (wine infused with herbs)  :: vermut {m}
vernacular {n} /vɚˈnækjəlɚ/ (everyday speech)  :: vernacolare {m}
vernacular {n} (language unique to a particular group of people)  :: dialetto {m}, idioma
vernacular {adj} (pertaining to everyday language)  :: vernacolare
vernalization {n} (certain treatment of seeds or bulbs)  :: jarovizzazione {f}, iarovizzazione {f}
Verona {prop} /vɪˈɹəʊnə/ (city straddling the river Adige in Veneto, northern Italy)  :: Verona {f}
Verona {prop} (province in the Veneto region of northern Italy)  :: Verona {f}
Veronese {adj}  :: veronese
Veronica {prop} (female given name)  :: Veronica {f}
Versailles {prop} /vəɹˈsaɪ/ (suburb of Paris)  :: Versailles {f}
versatile {adj} /ˈvɝsətl̩/ (capable of doing many things competently)  :: versatile
verse {n} /ˈvɝs/ (one of several similar units of a song, consisting of several lines, generally rhymed)  :: strofa {f}
verse {n} (a small section of the Bible)  :: versetto {m}
versification {n} (The act, art, or practice of composing poetic verse)  :: versificazione
version {n} /ˈvɜː(ɹ)ʃən/ (a specific form or variation of something)  :: versione {f}
version {n} (a translation from one language to another)  :: versione {f}
version {n} (an account or description from a particular point of view)  :: versione {f}
version {n} (computing)  :: versione {f}
verso {n} (the back side of a flat object)  :: verso {m}
verso {n} (the left-hand page of a book)  :: verso {m}
versus {prep} /ˈvɝs/ (in opposition to)  :: contro
vert {n} /vɝt/ (colour)  :: verde
vert {adj} (of green colour)  :: verde
vertebra {n} /ˈvɜːtɪbɹə/ (any of the small bones which make up the backbone)  :: vertebra {f}
vertebral column {n} (vertebral column)  :: colonna vertebrale {f}
vertebrate {adj} /ˈvɛɹ.tɪ.bɹeɪt/ (having a backbone)  :: vertebrato
vertebrate {n} (an animal having a backbone)  :: vertebrato
vertex {n} /vɜːteks/ (highest point)  :: vertice {m}
vertex {n} (anatomy: highest surface on skull)  :: vertice {f}
vertex {n} (geometry: corner of a polygon or polyhedron)  :: vertice {m}
vertex {n} (element of a graph)  :: nodo {m}
vertex {n} (computer graphics: point in 3D space)  :: vertice {m}
vertical {adj} /ˈvɝtɪkəl/ (being perpendicular to horizontal)  :: verticale
verticalism {n} (building of very tall buildings)  :: verticalismo {m}
vertically {adv} /ˈvɜːtɪkli/ (in a vertical direction or position)  :: verticalmente
vertigo {n} /ˈvɝtɪɡoʊ/ (sensation of whirling and loss of balance)  :: vertigine {f}
very {adv} /ˈvɛɹi/ (to a high degree)  :: molto
very much {adv} (indeed) SEE: indeed  ::
very much {adv} (extremely)  :: mille
vesica {n} /ˈviːsɪkə/ (bladder)  :: vescica {f}
vesicular {adj}  :: vescicolare, vescicolato
Vespasian {prop} /vɛsˈpeɪʒi.ən/ (Roman cognomen)  :: Vespasiano {m}
Vespers {prop} (A Christian service held in the late afternoon or early evening)  :: vespro {m}
vespiary {n} (a wasps' nest)  :: vespaio {m}
vessel {n} /ˈvɛs.əl/ (craft)  :: vascello {m}, imbarcazione {f}
vessel {n} (container)  :: recipiente {m}, contenitore {m}
vessel {n} (tube or canal that carries fluid in an animal or plant)  :: vaso {m}
vest {n} (garment worn over a shirt)  :: panciotto {m}, gilè {m}, corpetto {m}
vest {n} (garment worn under a shirt)  :: canottiera {f}
vested interest {n} (an exceptionally strong interest in protecting whatever is to one's own advantage)  :: interesse personale {m}
vestibular {adj} (re: anatomy)  :: vestibolare
Vesuvius {prop} (volcano in Italy)  :: Vesuvio {m}
vet {n} (veterinarian) SEE: veterinarian  ::
vetch {n} (any of several leguminous plants)  :: veccia {f}
vetchling {n} (A leguminous climbing plant)  :: latiro {m}
veteran {n} /ˈvɛ.t̬ə.ɹən/ (person with long experience)  :: veterano
veteran {n} (old soldier)  :: veterano {m}
veterinarian {n} /ˌvɛt(ə)ɹəˈnɛɹi.ən/ (doctor who treats animals)  :: veterinario {m}, [appellative] dottore {m}
veterinary {n} (veterinarian) SEE: veterinarian  ::
veterinary {adj} /ˈvɛt.ə.ɹɪ.nɛɹ.i/ (of or relating to the medical treatment of animals)  :: zooiatrico
veterinary medicine {n} (branch of medicine that deals with animals)  :: medicina veterinaria {f}
veterinary science {n} (veterinary medicine) SEE: veterinary medicine  ::
veterinary surgeon {n} (veterinarian) SEE: veterinarian  ::
vetiver {n} /ˈvɛtɪvə/ (aromatic root)  :: vetiver {m}
vex {v} /vɛks/ (to annoy)  :: vessare, innervosire
vex {v} (to distress; to cause mental suffering)  :: tormentare, vessare, infastidire
vexillology {n} /ˌvɛksəˈlɑːlədʒi/ (study of flags)  :: vessillologia {f}
vexillum {n} (sign of the cross) SEE: sign of the cross  ::
via {prep} /ˈvaɪə/ (by (means of); using (a medium))  :: via, per
viability {n} /ˌvaɪəˈbɪlɪti/ (property of being viable)  :: fattibilità {f}, vitalità
viable {adj} /ˈvaɪəbəl/ (able to live on its own)  :: vivibile
viaduct {n} /ˈvaɪəˌdʌkt/ (bridge with several spans that carries road or rail traffic over a valley)  :: viadotto {m}
via ferrata {n} (protected climbing route)  :: via ferrata {f}
vial {n} /ˈvaɪəl/ (a phial)  :: fiala {f}
viaticum {n} /vʌɪˈatɪkəm/ (Eucharist)  :: viatico {m}
Vibo Valentia {prop} (province)  :: Vibo Valentia
vibraculum {n} (long, whiplike, modified zooid on the surface of certain colonies of bryozoa)  :: vibraculo {m}
vibraphone {n} /ˈvɑɪ.bɹə.ˌfoːn/ (percussion instrument)  :: vibrafono
vibrate {v} /ˈvaɪ.bɹeɪt/ (to move with small movements rapidly)  :: vibrare
vibration {n} /vaɪˈbɹeɪʃən/ (act of vibrating)  :: vibrazione {f}
vibrational {adj} (of or pertaining to vibration)  :: vibrazionale
vibrato {n} /vɪˈbɹɑːtoʊ/ (Musical effect or technique)  :: vibrato {m}
vibrator {n} /ˈvaɪbɹeɪtɚ/  :: vibratore {m}
vicar {n} /ˈvɪkɚ/  :: [CofE] pastore, [RC] vicario
vicaress {n}  :: vicaria
vice {n} /vaɪs/ (bad habit)  :: vizio
vice {n}  :: [1] vizio, , [3] morsa
vice- {prefix} (deputy)  :: vice-
vice {n} (screw apparatus) SEE: vise  ::
vice-captain {n} (player)  :: vicecapogruppo {m}
vice-chancellor {n} (official)  :: vicecancelliere {m}, vicerettore {m}
Vicentine {adj} /vaɪˈsɛntaɪn/ (of or pertaining to Vicenza)  :: vicentino
Vicentine {n} (native or inhabitant of Vicenza)  :: vicentino {m}
Vicenza {prop} (town or province in Veneto, Italy)  :: Vicenza {f}
vice president {n} (deputy to a president)  :: vicepresidente {m}
vicereine {n} /vʌɪsɹeɪn/ (the wife of a viceroy)  :: viceregina {f}
viceroy {n} /ˈvaɪs.ɹɔɪ/ (the governor of a country etc.)  :: viceré {m}
vice versa {adv} /ˈvaɪsi ˈvɝsə/ (the other way round)  :: viceversa
vicinal {adj} (of or pertaining to a neighborhood)  :: vicinale
vicinal {adj} (chemistry: describing atoms attached to nearby atoms)  :: vicinale
vicinality {n} (adjacency)  :: vicinalità {f}
vicinality {n} (chemistry: presence of vicinal substituents)  :: vicinalità {f}
vicious circle {n} (situation in which the solution to a problem creates another problem)  :: cerchio vizioso {m}, circolo vizioso {m}
vicissitude {n} /vɨˈsɪs.ɨˌt(j)u(ː)d]/ (regular change or succession from one thing to another)  :: vicissitudine {f}
vicissitude {n} (a change, especially in one's life or fortunes)  :: vicissitudine {f}
victim {n} /ˈvɪktɪm/ (a living creature which is slain and offered as human or animal sacrifice)  :: vittima {f}
victim {n} (anyone who is harmed by another)  :: vittima {f}
victim {n} (an aggrieved or disadvantaged party in a crime)  :: vittima {f}
victim {n} (a person who suffers any other injury, loss, or damage as a result of a voluntary undertaking)  :: vittima {f}
victim {n} (an unfortunate person who suffers from a disaster or other adverse circumstance)  :: vittima {f}
victim {n} ((narratology) a character who is conquered or manipulated by a villain)  :: vittima {f}
victim {n}  :: vittima {f}
victor {n} /ˈvɪk.tə(ɹ)/ (winner in a fight or contest)  :: vincitore {m}, vincitrice {f}
victor {n} (The letter V in the ICAO spelling alphabet)  :: Venezia
Victor {prop} (male given name)  :: Vittorio, Vittore {m}
Victoria {prop} /vɪkˈtɔːɹi.ə/ (female given name)  :: Vittoria
Victoria {prop} (Queen Victoria)  :: Vittoria
Victoria Falls {prop} (waterfall in Africa)  :: Cascate Vittoria
victorious {adj} (being the winner)  :: vittorioso
victoriously {adv} (in a victorious manner)  :: vittoriosamente
victory {n} /ˈvɪkt(ə)ɹi/ (an instance of having won a competition or battle)  :: vittoria {f}, vincita {f}
Victory Day {n} (a day to commemorate victories in important battles or wars in the countries' history)  :: Giorno della Vittoria {m}
vicuna {n} /vɪˈkuːnjə/ (vicuna)  :: vigogna {f}
video card {n} (display adapter)  :: scheda video {f}
videocassette {n} (cassette containing recorded videotape)  :: videocassetta {f}
videocassette recorder {n} (recording device)  :: videoregistratore {m}
videocracy {n} (power of image over society)  :: videocrazia {f}
video game {n} /ˈvɪ.di.ˌoʊ̯ ɡeɪm/ (game controlled by a software)  :: videogioco {s}, videogiochi {p}
video game console {n} (dedicated electronic device that is designed to play video games)  :: console di videogiochi, console per videogiochi
videotape {n} (tape used to record videos)  :: videonastro {m}
videotape {v} (to make a recording on videotape)  :: videoregistrare
vie {v} /vaɪ/ (To rival; to struggle for superiority; to compete)  :: competere, gareggiare, lottare, rivaleggiare
vielle {n} /viˈɛl/ (medieval stringed instrument)  :: viella {f}
Vienna {prop} /viˈɛnə/ (capital of Austria)  :: Vienna {f}
Vietnam {prop} /viˌɛtˈnɑm/ (country in Southeast Asia)  :: Vietnam
Vietnamese {n} /ˌviː.ət.nəˈmiːz/ (Vietnamese person)  :: vietnamita {m} {f}
Vietnamese {prop} (language)  :: vietnamita {m}
Vietnam War {prop} (war that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia between 1955 and 1975)  :: guerra del Vietnam {f}
view {n} /vjuː/ (seeing)  :: vista {f}
view {n} (range of vision)  :: vista {f}
view {n} (something to look at)  :: veduta {f}, vista {f}
view {n} (mental image)  :: visione {f}
view {n} (computing: logical table in database)  :: vista
view {v} (to look at)  :: guardare
viewer {n} (someone who views a spectacle)  :: spettatore {m}
viewpoint {n} (point of view) SEE: point of view  ::
vigesimal {adj} /vɪˈdʒɛsɪm(ə)l/ (to the base 20)  :: vigesimale
vigil {n} /ˈvɪdʒəl/ (keeping awake)  :: veglia {f}
vigilance {n} /ˈvɪdʒɪləns/ (Alert watchfulness)  :: vigilanza {f}
vigilance {n} (Close and continuous attention)  :: vigilanza {f}
vigilant {adj} /ˈvɪdʒɪlənt/ (watchful)  :: vigilante
vignette {n} /vɪnˈjɛt/ (decorative design at the head of a chapter, of a manuscript or printed book)  :: vignetta {f}
vignette {n} (small borderless picture in a book)  :: vignetta {f}
vignette {n} (small picture on a postage stamp)  :: vignetta {f}
vigorous {adj} /ˈvɪɡəɹəs/ (physically strong and active)  :: vigoroso {m}
vigorousness {n} (the quality of being vigorous)  :: strenuità {f}, vigorosità {f}
Viking {n} /ˈvaɪkɪŋ/ (One of the Scandinavian seafaring warriors)  :: vichingo {m}
Vilamovian {prop} (Wymysorys) SEE: Wymysorys  ::
vile {adj} /vaɪl/ (morally low)  :: abietto, basso, ignobile
vileness {n} (the state of being vile)  :: nefandezza {m}, abiettitudine {f}, abiettezza {f}, abbiettezza {f}, nefandità {f}
vilify {v} /ˈvɪl.ɪ.faɪ/ (say defamatory things about; to speak ill of)  :: denigrare, vilipendere
village {n} /ˈvɪlɪd͡ʒ/ (a rural habitation of size between a hamlet and a town)  :: villaggio {m}, borgo {m}, paese
village idiot {n} (person widely known in their community for their stupidity and ignorant behaviour)  :: scemo del villaggio
villager {n} (person who lives in, or comes from, a village)  :: paesano {m}
villain {n} /vɪlən/ (scoundrel)  :: canaglia {f}, furfante {m}, mascalzone {m}, farabutto {m}, criminale, scellerato {m}
villain {n} (bad person in a stage or screen play)  :: il cattivo {m}
villain {n} (A peasant free of serfdom)  :: vassallo {m}, servo feudale {m}
vimentin {n} (any of a group of polypeptides that polymerize to form filaments in the cytoskeleton)  :: vimentina {f}
Vincent {prop} (male given name)  :: Vincenzo
vincible {adj} (capable of being defeated)  :: vincibile, battibile
vindication {n} /vɪndɪˈkeɪʃən/ (the act of vindicating)  :: rivendicazione {f}
vindictive {adj} /vɪnˈdɪk.tɪv/ (having a tendency to seek revenge)  :: vendicativo
vine {n} /vaɪn/ (climbing plant that produces grapes)  :: vite {f}
vinegar {n} /ˈvɪnəɡɚ/ (condiment)  :: aceto {m}
vine leaf {n} (leaf of grapevine)  :: pampino {m}
vineyard {n} /ˈvɪn.jɚd/ (grape plantation)  :: vigna {f}, vigneto {m}
viniculture {n} (cultivation of grapes)  :: viticoltura {f}, vinicoltura {f}
vinification {n} (winemaking) SEE: winemaking  ::
vinify {v} (convert into wine)  :: vinificare
vinous {adj} /ˈvaɪ.nəs/ (pertaining to or having the characteristics of wine)  :: vinoso
vintner {n} /ˈvɪntnɚ/ (manufacturer of wine)  :: vinificatore {m}
vinyl {n} /ˈvaɪ.nɪl/ (univalent radical)  :: vinile {m}
vinyl {n} (substance)  :: vinile {m}
vinyl {n} (record)  :: vinile {m}
vinyl {adj} (containing the vinyl radical)  :: vinilico
vinylation {n} (any reaction that forms a vinyl compound, typically by reaction with an acetylene)  :: vinilazione {f}
viola {n} /viˈoʊ.lə/ (music: stringed instrument of the violin family)  :: viola {f}
viola {n} /vaɪˈoʊlə/ (botany: any of several flowering plants)  :: viola
Viola {prop} (female given name)  :: Viola
violate {v} /ˈvaɪəˌleɪt/ (to break or fail to act by rules)  :: violare
violated {adj} (having been abused sexually)  :: violata
violation {n} /ˌvaɪɵˈleɪʃən/ (act or instance of violating)  :: violazione {f}
violence {n} /ˈvaɪələns/ (extreme force)  :: violenza {f}
violence {n} (action intended to cause destruction, pain or suffering)  :: violenza
violent {adj} /ˈvaɪ(ə)lənt/ (involving extreme force or motion)  :: violento
violent {adj}  :: violento
violet {n} /ˈvaɪlɪt/ (colour)  :: viola {m}
violet {n} (plant)  :: viola {f}
Violet {prop} (female given name)  :: Viola {f}, Violetta {f}
violetish {adj} (somewhat violet)  :: violastro {m}, violastra {f}
violin {n} /ˌvaɪəˈlɪn/ (string instrument)  :: violino {m}
violinist {n} (person who plays violin)  :: violinista {m} {f}
violist {n} /viˈoʊ.lɪst/ (person who plays the viola)  :: violista
violoncello {n} (cello) SEE: cello  ::
viper {n} (a poisonous snake in the family Viperidae)  :: vipera {f}
viperine {adj} (relating to or resembling vipers)  :: viperino
Virgil {prop} (Roman writer)  :: Virgilio
Virgil {prop} (male given name)  :: Virgilio
Virgilian {adj} (of or pertaining to Virgil)  :: virgiliano
virgin {n} /ˈvɝdʒɪn/ (person who has never had sexual intercourse)  :: [woman] vergine {f}, [man] vergine {m}
Virgin {prop} (Mary, the mother of Jesus)  :: la Vergine {f}
Virgin {prop} (constellation or star sign)  :: la Vergine {f}
virginalist {n} (a musician who plays the virginal)  :: virginalista {m-f}
virginal membrane {n} (hymen) SEE: hymen  ::
virgin forest {n} (forest free from disturbance)  :: foresta vergine {f}
Virginia creeper {n} (Parthenocissus quinquefolia)  :: vite vergine {f}
virginity {n} (state or characteristic of being a virgin)  :: verginità {f}
Virgin Mary {prop} (mother of Christ)  :: Vergine Maria {f}, Madonna
Virgo {prop} /ˈvɝɡoʊ/ (constellation)  :: Vergine {f}
Virgo {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Vergine {f}
virial theorem {n} (theorem)  :: teorema del viriale
virility {n} /vəˈɹɪlɪti/ (the state of being virile)  :: virilità {f}
virology {n} (branch of microbiology that deals with the study of viruses and viral disease)  :: virologia {f}
virtual {adj} /ˈvɝtʃuəl/ (in effect; not fact)  :: virtuale
virtual {adj} (simulated in a computer)  :: virtuale
virtually {adv} /ˈvɚ.tʃwə.li/ (almost)  :: praticamente
virtual particle {n} (virtual particle)  :: particella virtuale {f}
virtual reality {n} (virtual reality)  :: realità virtuale {f}
virtue {n} /ˈvɜː.tjuː/ (excellence in morals)  :: virtù {f}
virtue {n} (a good model quality)  :: virtù {f}
virtue {n} (chastity and faithfulness)  :: virtù {f}
virtue {n} (an exemplary quality)  :: merito {m}
virtue {n} (in angelology)  :: virtù {f}
virtuoso {n} /ˌvɝ.tʃuˈoʊ.soʊ/ (A person with masterly ability, technique or style)  :: virtuoso {m}
virtuous {adj} (full of virtue, having excellent moral character)  :: virtuoso {m}
virtuously {adv} (in a virtuous manner)  :: virtuosamente
virus {n} /ˈvaɪɹəs/ (infectious organism)  :: virus {m}
visa {n} /ˈviːzə/ (permit)  :: vista {f}, nulla osta {f}
viscacha {n} (rodents of the genera Lagidium and Lagostomus, within family Chinchillidae)  :: viscaccia {f}
visceropathy {n}  :: visceropatia {f}
viscoelastic {adj} (viscous and elastic)  :: viscoelastico
viscometer {n} (instrument used to measure viscosity)  :: viscosimetro {m}
viscose {n} (liquid)  :: viscosa {f}
viscose {n} (fabric)  :: viscosa {f}
viscount {n} /ˈvaɪkaʊnt/ (a member of the peerage above a baron but below a count or earl)  :: visconte {m}
viscountess {n} (viscount's wife)  :: viscontessa {f}
viscountess {n} (a woman holding the rank of viscount in her own right)  :: viscontessa {f}
viscous {adj} /ˈvɪs.kəs/ (having a thick, sticky consistency)  :: viscoso {m}, vischioso {m}
vise {n} /vaɪs/ (two-jawed instrument for holding work)  :: morsa {f}
Visean {prop} (A subdivision of the Carboniferous period)  :: Viséano
Vishnu {prop} /ˈvɪʃnu/ (the god)  :: Vishnu
visibility {n} /ˌvɪz.əˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/ (degree to which things may be seen)  :: visibilità {f}
visible {adj} /ˈvɪzəb(ə)l/ (able to be seen)  :: visibile
visibly {adv} /ˈvɪzɪbli/ (in a visible manner)  :: visibilmente
Visigoth {n} (member of an East Germanic tribe)  :: visigoto {m}
vision {n} /ˈvɪ.ʒ(ə)n/ (sense or ability of sight)  :: vista {f}
vision {n} (something imaginary one thinks one sees)  :: visione {f}
vision {n} (ideal or goal)  :: visione {f}
vision {n} (a religious or mystical experience)  :: visione {f}
visionary {adj} (having vision or foresight)  :: visionario, lungimirante
visionary {adj} (imaginary or illusory)  :: illusorio, immaginario
visionary {adj} (prophetic or revelatory)  :: chiaroveggente, veggente, visionario
visionary {adj} (idealistic or utopian)  :: ideale
visionary {n} (someone who has visions)  :: visionario {m}
visionary {n} (an impractical dreamer)  :: visionario {m}
visionary {n} (someone who has positive ideas for the future)  :: visionario {m}
visit {v} /ˈvɪzɪt/ (to go and meet (someone))  :: visitare
visit {n} (single act of visiting)  :: visita
visit {n} (meeting with a doctor)  :: visita, consultazione
visit {v} (to avenge) SEE: avenge  ::
visit {v} (to inflict) SEE: inflict  ::
visiting card {n} (business card) SEE: business card  ::
visor {n} (mask) SEE: mask  ::
vista {n} /ˈvɪstə/ (distant view or prospect)  :: prospettiva {f}, vista {f}
Vistula {prop} /ˈvɪstʃʊlə/ (Polish river)  :: Vistola {f}
visual {adj} /ˈvɪʒuəl/ (related to or affecting the vision)  :: visuale
visualise {v} (form a mental picture)  :: visualizzare
visualization {n} (the act of visualizing, or something visualized)  :: visualizzazione {f}
visualization {n} (computing: a visual representation of data)  :: visualizzazione {f}
vis-à-vis {prep} /viz.ɑˈvi/ (in relation to)  :: in base a
vis-à-vis {adv} (face to face)  :: in relazione a
vital {adj} /ˈvaɪtəl/ (relating to, or characteristic of life)  :: vitale
vital {adj} (necessary to the continuation of life)  :: vitale
vital {adj} (very important)  :: vitale
vitalism {n} (doctrine that life involves a "vital force")  :: vitalismo {m}
vitamin {n} /ˈvaɪ.tə.mɪn/ (organic compound essential to human health)  :: vitamina {f}
Viterbo {prop} (province)  :: Viterbo {f}
Viterbo {prop} (capital)  :: Viterbo {f}
viticultural {adj} (of or pertaining to viticulture)  :: viticolo, vitivinicolo
viticulture {n} (agricultural practice of growing grape vines)  :: viticoltura {f}
vitiligo {n} (patchy loss of skin pigmentation)  :: vitiligine {f}
vitrine {n} /vɪˈtɹiːn/ (glass-paneled cabinet or case)  :: vetrina {f}
vitriolic {adj} (bitterly scathing) SEE: caustic  ::
Vitus {prop} (male given name)  :: Vito
viva {interj} (long live ... !) SEE: long live  ::
vivacious {adj} /vaɪˈveɪʃəs/ (lively and animated)  :: vivace
vivaciously {adv} (in a vivacious manner)  :: vivacemente
vivacity {n} (the state of being vivacious)  :: vivacità {f}, vivezza {f}, brillantezza {f}, briosità {f}
vivianite {n} (mineral)  :: vivianite
vivid {adj} /ˈvɪvɪd/ (clear, detailed or powerful)  :: chiaro {m}, limpido {m}
vividly {adv} /ˈvɪvɪdli/ (in a vivid manner)  :: chiaramente, limpidamente
vivify {v} /ˈvɪvɪfʌɪ/ (to bring to life)  :: vivificare
viviparity {n} (the condition of being viviparous)  :: viviparità {f}
viviparous {adj} /vɪˈvɪpəɹəs/ (of an animal)  :: viviparo
viviparous blenny {n} (fish in the family Zoarcidae)  :: blennide viviparo
viviparous eelpout {n} (viviparous blenny) SEE: viviparous blenny  ::
vixen {n} (attractive woman) SEE: fox  ::
vixen {n} (female fox)  :: volpina {f}
vixen {n} (temperamental woman)  :: stronza {f}, troia {f}
Vixen {prop} (reindeer of Santa Claus)  :: Guizzo {m}
vizier {n} /vɪˈzɪə/ (high-ranking official)  :: visir
Vladika {n} (historical ruler of Montenegro)  :: vladika {m}
Vladimir {prop} /ˈvlæd.ɪm.iə(ɹ)/ (male given name)  :: Vladimiro
Vladimir {prop} (Russian city)  :: Vladimir {m}
vlei {n} (marsh) SEE: marsh  ::
Vltava {prop} (a major river in the Czech Republic)  :: Moldava {f}
völva {n} (in Old Norse society, a female practitioner of magic divination and prophecy)  :: völva {f}
Vänern {prop} (Swedish lake)  :: Vänern
vocabulary {n} /voʊˈkæbjəlɛɹi/ (list of words)  :: vocabolario {m}
vocabulary {n} (set of words a person knows)  :: vocabolario {m}
vocabulary {n} (stock of words used in a particular field)  :: vocabolario {m}
vocabulary {n} (words of a language collectively)  :: vocabolario {m}
vocal {adj} /ˈvoʊ.kəl/  :: vocale {f}
vocal cords {n} (folds of tissue)  :: corde vocali {f-p}
vocalist {n} /ˈvoʊkəlɪst/ (singer)  :: cantante
vocation {n} (occupation for which a person is suited)  :: vocazione {f}
vocation {n}  :: vocazione {f}
vocative {adj} /ˈvɑkətɪv/  :: vocativo
vocative {n} (grammatical case) SEE: vocative case  ::
vocative case {n} (case of address)  :: vocativo {m}
vociferation {n} /voʊˌsɪf.əˈɹeɪ.ʃən/ (act of exclaiming; violent outcry)  :: urla
vodka {n} /ˈvɒdkə/ (clear distilled alcoholic liquor)  :: vodka {f}
voetsek {interj} (get lost) SEE: get lost  ::
voetsek {interj} (go away) SEE: go away  ::
voice {n} /vɔɪs/ (sound uttered by the mouth)  :: voce {f}
voice {n} (grammar: particular mode of inflecting or conjugating verbs)  :: diatesi {f}, genere del verbo {m}, voce {f}
voice {n}  :: voce
voice box {n} (larynx) SEE: larynx  ::
voice mail {n} (system)  :: voicemail {m}, messaggeria vocale {f}
void {adj} /vɔɪd/ (containing nothing)  :: vuoto
void {adj} (unoccupied)  :: vuoto
void {adj} (being without)  :: privo
void {adj} (not producing any effect; ineffectual; vain)  :: vano, inutile
void {adj} (having lost all legal validity)  :: nullo, non valido
void {adj} (containing no immaterial quality)  :: vuoto
void {adj} (computing: not returning value)  :: nullo, vuoto, non valido
void {n} (An empty space; a vacuum)  :: vacuo {m}, vuoto {m}
void {v} (to make invalid or worthless)  :: annullare, invalidare
void {v} ((medicine) to empty)  :: svuotare
volatile {adj} /ˈvɑl.ə.tl/ (evaporating or vaporizing readily under normal conditions)  :: volatile
volatile {adj} ((informal) explosive)  :: volatile
volatility {n}  :: volatilità {f} (all senses)
volcanic {adj} /vɒlˈkanɪk/ (of or pertaining to a volcano)  :: vulcanico
volcanic {adj} (produced by a volcano)  :: vulcanico
volcanic {adj} (changed or affected by the heat of a volcano)  :: vulcanico
volcanism {n} (natural phenomena associated with volcanoes)  :: vulcanismo {m}
volcano {n} /vɒlˈkeɪnəʊ/ (mountain containing a magma chamber)  :: vulcano {m}
volcanologist {n} /vəl.kənˈɒl.ə.dʒɪst/ (person who studies volcanology)  :: vulcanologo {m}, vulcanologa {f}
volcanology {n} /ˌvɒl.kənˈɒl.ə.dʒi/ (study of volcanoes)  :: vulcanologia {f}
vole {n} /ˈvəʊl/  :: arvicola {f}
volemic {adj} (relating to the volume of blood circulating in the body)  :: volemico
Volgograd {prop} (Volgograd)  :: Volgograd, Volgogrado
volition {n} /vəˈlɪʃən/ (A conscious choice or decision.)  :: volontà {f}, volizione {f}, volitività {f}, arbitrio {m}
volition {n} (The mental power or ability of choosing; the will.)  :: volontà {f}
volley {n} (simultaneous fire)  :: raffica {f}
volley {n} (shot in which the ball is played before it hits the ground)  :: volée {f}
volleyball {n} /ˈvɒlɪbɔ(ː)l/ (game)  :: pallavolo {f}, palla a volo {f}, volley {m}
volt {n} /vɒlt/ (unit of measure)  :: volt {m}
voltage {n} /voʊltɪdʒ/ (amount of electrostatic potential)  :: voltaggio {m}, tensione {f}
voltaic {adj} /vɒlˈteɪ.ɪk/ (of or relating to electricity; galvanic)  :: voltaico
voltaic {adj} (producing electricity by chemical action)  :: voltaico
voltaism {n} (galvanism)  :: voltaismo {m}
voltinism {n} (the number of broods or generations of an organism in one year)  :: voltinismo {m}
voltmeter {n} (instrument for measuring electric potential)  :: voltmetro {m}
voluble {adj} /ˈvɑl.jə.bəl/ (fluent or having a ready flow of speech; garrulous or loquacious)  :: loquace
voluble {adj} (twisting and turning like a vine)  :: rampicante
volume {n} /ˈvɑl.jum/ (unit of three dimensional measure that consists of a length, a width and a height)  :: volume {m}
volume {n} (strength of sound)  :: volume {m}
volume {n} (issues of a periodical over a period of one year)  :: volume {m}
volume {n} (single book of a publication issued in multi-book format, such as an encyclopedia)  :: volume {m}
volume {n} (synonym for quantity)  :: volume {m}
volumize {v} /ˈvɑl.ju.maɪz/ (to add volume to something)  :: voluminizzare
voluntarily {adv} (in a voluntary manner)  :: volontariamente
volunteer {n} /vɑl.ənˈtɪɹ/ (one who voluntarily offers himself/herself for service)  :: volontario {m}
volunteer {n}  :: volontario {m}
volunteer {v} (to enlist oneself as a volunteer)  :: offrirsi, offrirsi volontario
voluptuous {adj} /vəˈlʌp.tʃu.əs/ (curvaceous, sexy, full-figured)  :: formoso
voluptuous {adj}  :: voluttuoso
vomit {v} /ˈvɑmɪt/ (to regurgitate the contents of a stomach)  :: vomitare, rimettere
vomit {n} (regurgitated former contents of a stomach)  :: vomito {m}
voodoo {n} /ˈvuːduː/ (Afro-Caribbean religion)  :: voodoo {m}
voracity {n} (the state of being voracious)  :: voracità {f}
vortical {adj} /ˈvɔːtɪk(ə)l/ (pertaining to a vortex)  :: vorticoso, vorticale
Vosges {prop} (mountain range in France)  :: Vosgi {m-p}
vote {n} /vəʊt/ (formalised choice)  :: voto {m}
vote {v} (assert a formalised choice)  :: votare
Votic {prop} (language)  :: voto
voting slip {n} (piece of paper used in elections)  :: scheda elettorale {f}
voting station {n} (polling station) SEE: polling station  ::
voting system {n} (system to determine the result of an election)  :: sistema elettorale
votive {adj} (dedicated or given in fulfillment of a vow or pledge)  :: votivo
voucher {n} /ˈvaʊtʃə(ɹ)/ (A piece of paper that entitles the holder to a discount, or that can be exchanged for goods and services)  :: buono {m}
vow {n} /vaʊ/ (A solemn promise to perform some act, or behave in a specified manner)  :: voto {m}
vow {n} (A declaration or assertion)  :: voto {m}
vow {v} (To make a vow)  :: giurare, votare
vowel {n} /vaʊ.l̩/ (sound)  :: vocale {f}
vowel {n} (letter)  :: vocale {f}
vowel harmony {n} (phonological process)  :: armonia vocalica {f}, armonia velare {f}
voyage {n} /ˈvɔɪ.ɪdʒ/ (long journey; especially by ship)  :: viaggio {m}
voyager {n} (traveller) SEE: traveller  ::
voyeur {n} /vwɑ.ˈjɜɹ/ (a person who derives sexual pleasure from secretly observing other people)  :: guardone {m}
voyeurism {n} /vwɑːjˈɜːɹɪz(ə)m/ (derivation of sexual satisfaction by watching people secretly)  :: voyeurismo {m}
Vuelta a España {prop} /ˌvwɛltə aɪ ɛsˈpɑnjə/ (annual cycling race in Spain)  :: Vuelta a España {f}, Giro di Spagna {m}
Vulcanalia {prop}  :: vulcanalie {f}
vulcanization {n} (process by which rubber is hardened using heat and sulphur)  :: vulcanizzazione {f}
vulcanologist {n} (person who studies volcanoes) SEE: volcanologist  ::
vulcanology {n} (study of volcanoes) SEE: volcanology  ::
vulgar {adj} /ˈvʌl.ɡɚ/ (obscene)  :: osceno, triviale, volgare, indecente
vulgarian {n} /vʌlˈɡɛəɹi.ən/ (vulgar individual)  :: individuo volgare
Vulgar Latin {prop} (the Latin language as spoken by people)  :: latino volgare
Vulgate {prop} (Latin Bible translation)  :: Vulgata {f}
vulnerability {n} (security vulnerability) SEE: hole  ::
vulnerability {n} (state of being vulnerable)  :: vulnerabilità {f}
vulnerable {adj} /ˈvʌln(ə)ɹəbl̩/ (exposed to attack)  :: vulnerabile
vulture {v} /ˈvʌltʃɚ/ (bird)  :: avvoltoio {m}, grifone {m} [griffon vulture]
vulva {n} /ˈvʌlvə/ (collectively the external female sexual organs)  :: vulva {f}
vulvectomy {n} (surgical removal of vulva)  :: vulvectomia {f}
vulvitis {n} (inflammation of the vulva)  :: vulvite {f}
vulvodynia {n}  :: vulvodynia {f}
vuvuzela {n} /vuːvuːˈzɛlə/ (horn)  :: vuvuzela {f}