forse translation | Italian-English dictionary



1       avv  
a    perhaps, maybe  
forse verrà più tardi      he may o might come later  
forse hai ragione      maybe you're right  
forse dovremmo andarcene      maybe we should leave  
verrà? - non so. forse      will he come? - I don't know. maybe  
b      (circa)    about  
ti devo forse 10 euro      I must owe you about 10 euros  
mancheranno forse 500 euro      we're about 500 euros short  
sei forse tu il mio padrone?      so you think you own me, do you?  
2       sm  
essere in forse        (persona)    to be undecided,   (evento)    to be in doubt  
mettere in forse la propria vita      to put one's life in danger  
Translation Italian - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

forte, forsennato, foste, forense

"forse": examples and translations in context
Sai, forse... forse avrei dovuto... e poi forse... forse avrebbe visto... You know, maybe I... maybe I should've... and then maybe... maybe she'd see...
Speravo che forse... forse potrebbe considerare di assumermi. I was just hoping that maybe you would consider taking me on as a client.
O forse potrei ripetere l'esame. Or perhaps I can take the midterm again.
Signore, forse la Barber ritornerà qui. Sir, perhaps Barber will come back here.
Forse dovresti lasciarmi qui, perché forse lui sta dormendo. Maybe you should just leave me off here, cos he's probably asleep.
Quelle lance forse sono ancora avvelenate. Those spears probably still have poison on them.
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