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
Beh forse lavorano con qualcun altro. Maybe they have somebody else working with them.
Ascolta tesoro, forse dovresti prendertela comoda. Listen, honey, maybe you should take it easy.
Fatte queste premesse forse dovremmo trarne alcune conclusioni. Knowing all this, therefore, we should perhaps draw some conclusions from it.
Sarebbe forse un buon indicatore delle vostre intenzioni. That would, perhaps, be a good indication of your intentions.
Perché forse sarebbe meglio se cambiassi strategia. 'Cause you may want to rethink the approach.
La Commissione forse potrebbe spiegare come ciò avverrà in pratica. The Commissioner could perhaps explain how this should be done in practice.
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