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
- Pensavo forse avessi sentito qualcosa. -Thought maybe you'd heard something.
Potremmo seguirlo, forse scopriremo qualcosa. We could follow him, maybe learn something.
O forse Starlight vorrebbe una sigaretta. Or perhaps Starlight would like a cigarette.
RiVan, forse non sanno correre. Rivan, perhaps they can't run.
E forse anche un elicottero personale. And maybe one's own helicopter.
Ma forse un milione è poco... But maybe a million isn't enough...
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