forse translation | Italian-English dictionary

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forse

  
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
Ritengo che forse dovremmo guardare un po' più lontano. I believe that maybe we should be thinking in a somewhat longer term.
In certi ambienti esoterici... forse. - In certain esoteric circles, aught maybe.
Dovremmo forse cercare soluzioni più radicali e creative. Perhaps we should try to find some more creative radical solutions.
È arrivato forse il momento di completarlo. Perhaps the time has come rather to complete it.
Non so... forse eravamo troppo diversi. I don't know. I guess we were just too different.
La proposta sorprenderà forse alcuni colleghi. This proposal will undoubtedly surprise some of my colleagues.
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