♦ description

♦ description /dɪˈskrɪpʃn/
n.
1 [uc] descrizione: an accurate [detailed] description, una descrizione precisa [dettagliata]; a brief description, una breve descrizione; a graphic description, una descrizione vivida; an apt description, una descrizione giusta (o felice); a vivid description, una descrizione vivace; to give a description of sb. [st.], fare una descrizione di q. [qc.]; to fit a description, corrispondere a una descrizione; The man answers to your description of the thief, l'individuo corrisponde alla Sua descrizione del ladro; We have found a car that matches your description, abbiamo trovato una macchina che corrisponde alla Sua descrizione; His powers of description are amazing, la sua capacità descrittiva è stupefacente; to be beyond description (o to defy description) essere indescrivibile: The scene defied description, la scena era indescrivibile; job description, mansionario
2 [u] genere; sorta: commodities of every description (o of all descriptions) derrate d'ogni sorta; There was no help of any description, non c'era nessun aiuto di alcun genere; He's a cheat of the worst description, è un imbroglione della peggior specie
3 (banca, rag.) causale: description column, colonna delle causali.

English-Italian dictionary. 2013.

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