pretesto translation | Italian-English dictionary

Search also in: Web News Encyclopedia Images Context
Collins

pretesto

  
   sm   excuse, pretext  
con il pretesto di      on the pretext of  
mi ha fornito il pretesto per agire      he has provided me with a pretext for taking action  
Translation Italian - English Collins Dictionary  
"pretesto": examples and translations in context
Non possiamo arrestarlo con un pretesto. We can't arrest him on a pretext.
La tua compagnia verrà distrutta con il pretesto di questa tassa nazionale. Your company will be crushed under the pretext of this nation's taxes.
Questa storia del pacchetto è soltanto un pretesto. The story about the package was nothing but an excuse.
Quindi non gli devi dare un pretesto, ragazza. So you can't give him an excuse, girlfriend.
Non gli devi dare un pretesto. You cannot give him an excuse.
Addirittura, se trovasse un pretesto verrebbe subito. If he could find an excuse, he'd come here right away.
See how “pretesto” is translated from Italian to English with more examples in context
Add your entry in the Collaborative Dictionary.

head
  • Create your own vocabulary list
  • Contribute to the Collaborative Dictionary
  • Improve and share your linguistic knowledge
Advertising