Italian translation of 'except'
- (also except for, excepting)
tranneeveryone except me
tutti tranne meexcept that/if/when
salvo che/se/quandothere is nothing we can do except wait
non c'è nulla che possiamo fare se non aspettareexcept for
ad eccezione diexcept for one old lady
ad eccezione di or tranne una vecchia signora
to except (from)
escludere (da)present company excepted
esclusi i presentialways excepting the possibility ...
sempre se si esclude la possibilità...not excepting ...
senza esclusione di...
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Example Sentences Including 'except'
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But the two really share little in common except a loathing of Cambridge.The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
It will not single out anyone as a successor to a bishop or archbishop except in rare cases when the incumbent is obviously old or very ill.MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)
The company has done very little except deliver impressive results through the booming and busting of the technology cycle.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Fighters on their own could do little damage except to other fighters.FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)
He who ignores thy least command, what should teach him except thy pardon?What the Bee Knows - reflections on myth, symbol and story (1989)
As for the fish, what can you say except that it's as fresh as it is possible to be?Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Except in this case, the stalker was his dad.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Except she says it wasn't like that at all.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
I won't spoil the climax except to say he manages somehow.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
So we have no interests in common, there is little to discuss except what she wants for lunch.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
We don't know them, except to say hello.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
She had not slept except for tiny little naps during all that time.A Plague of Angels (1993)
Except possibly not in front of eight thousand people.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Except, possibly, the absence of the goalkeeper.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
It is not the sort of football that hurts anyone - except possibly Newcastle.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Possibly, except that relying on TV to build a sport is a dangerous game.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Except in many cases it's not their neighbours.The Sun (2010)
Except to say that I got through the first eight steps intact.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
There is no objective way of explaining this drama except to say that it was a huge moment of forgetfulness, a mental lapse.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Well, possibly - except for two teeny details.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Which is true in most cases except this one.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Except in the case of conviction for a criminal offence, there is no mechanism for removing them except at the ballot box.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Not much can be done about the past cases except to grant them leave to stay.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
They feared being stuck in geographical groupings where they would share little in common except neighborhood.Christianity Today (2000)
Trends of 'except'
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'except' in Other Languages
British English: except /ɪkˈsɛpt/ PREPOSITION
You use except or except for to show that you are not counting something or somebody.
The shops are open every day except Sunday.
- American English: except
- Arabic: مَا عَدَا
- Brazilian Portuguese: exceto
- Chinese: 除了...之外
- Croatian: osim
- Czech: kromě
- Danish: bortset fra
- Dutch: met uitzondering van
- European Spanish: excepto
- Finnish: paitsi
- French: sauf
- German: außer
- Greek: εκτός από
- Italian: eccetto
- Japanese: ･･･を除いては
- Korean: ...을 제외하고
- Norwegian: unntatt
- Polish: z wyjątkiem
- European Portuguese: exceto
- Romanian: cu excepția
- Russian: кроме
- Spanish: excepto
- Swedish: utom
- Thai: นอกจาก
- Turkish: hariç
- Ukrainian: крім
- Vietnamese: ngoại trừ
Nearby words of 'except'
Translation of except from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary