strada translation | Italian-English dictionary



a      (gen)    road  ,   (di città)    street
andare fuori strada        (Aut)   to go off the road  
attraversare la strada      to cross the road  
tagliare la strada a qn      to cut across in front of sb  
l'uomo della strada        (fig)   the man in the street  
donna di strada        (fig)  
pegg   streetwalker  
ragazzo di strada        (fig)  
pegg   street urchin  
  strada ferrata   railway   (Brit)  , railroad   (Am)     
  strada principale   main road  
  strada a senso unico   one-way street  
  strada senza uscita   dead end, cul-de-sac
b      (percorso)    way  
qual è la strada per andare al cinema?      which is the way to the cinema?, how does one get to the cinema?  
mostrare la strada a qn      to show sb the way  
c'è tanta strada da fare?      is it a long way?  
tre ore di strada (a piedi)/(in macchina)      three hours' walk/drive  
non è sulla mia strada      it's not on my way  
facciamo la strada insieme?      shall we go along together?  
strada facendo      on the way  
c      (fig)   path, way, road  
essere sulla buona strada        (nella vita)    to be on the right road o path     (Polizia, ricerca)   to be on the right track  
essere fuori strada        (Polizia)   to be on the wrong track  
portare qn sulla cattiva strada      to lead sb astray  
d      (fraseologia)    fare o farsi strada        (fig)     (persona)    to get on in life  
farsi strada tra la folla      to make one's way through the crowd  
trovarsi in mezzo ad una strada      to find o.s. out on the streets  
fare strada a qn      to show sb the way  
ti faccio strada      I'll show you the way  
Italy has a good network of roads and motorways. Main roads are indicated by blue signs, while the motorways have green signs. Italian motorways are numbered A1, A2, A3 and so on, and almost all are toll roads. The speed limit in Italy is 50 kmh in built-up areas, 90 kmh on main roads and 130 kmh on motorways, unless a different limit is indicated.  
Translation Italian - English Collins Dictionary  
vittime della strada nfpl.
road casualties; road accident victims

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"strada": examples and translations in context
La strada in montagna è intasata. The road up the mountain is a jam of traffic.
Denominazione di una strada, assegnata dall'autorità responsabile. Name of a road, as assigned by the responsible authority.
Occhio alle macchine quando attraversi la strada. Watch out for cars when you cross the street.
Mi parla sempre quando ci incontriamo per strada. He always speaks to me when he meets me on the street.
Hai fatto molta strada da allora. You've traveled a long way since then.
Penso sia sulla strada dell'Ospedale Shichikokuyama. I think she's on her way to the Shikokuyama Hospital.
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