Italian translation of 'preferable'
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Example Sentences Including 'preferable'
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The myths seem infinitely preferable.The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
This would surely be preferable to increasing the tuition fees they pay.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Yet the management group that is uniformly old may be preferable to the one that is uniformly too young.MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)
A squeeze of lime is always preferable to lemon.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Because do-it-yourself is preferable to the way the broadcasters have been doing it to us for far too long.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
I have tried electronic books for pleasure reading, but hard copy books are preferable by far.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
It may be preferable for a wife to issue a petition in England.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The former seems slightly preferable.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
But we won - and winning ugly is always preferable to losing while playing the beautiful game.The Sun (2011)
And finally, at the risk of getting really heavy, we ought surely to acknowledge that life is not always preferable to death.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
But from my point of view, the experience was far preferable to the first time.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Chat is always preferable to chat up.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It is proper for both parties to talk via their host about staggering their attendance times, and far preferable to one being invited and not the other.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Yet ritual care of the skin must surely be preferable.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The nausea gets worse on an empty stomach so eating little and often may be preferable to large regular meals.Caring for your Unborn Child (1990)
A voluntary scheme would be infinitely preferable.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The idea of being unfairly put-upon seems to be infinitely preferable.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
With his recent bad he will have known faced the prospect of or a nursing and suicide will have been the preferable way out.The Sun (2007)
One good fiction can often feel infinitely preferable to two stolid facts.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Teaching better driving skills in a safe and controlled environment is far preferable to using public roads.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
That would surely be preferable to the reluctant creep to the right that he faces otherwise.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The dull and dutiful trials in The Hague seem preferable.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
This may be preferable to an alternative, such as filing for bankruptcy protection or simply ceasing operations altogether.Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: preferable ADJECTIVE
If you say that one thing is preferable to another, you mean that it is more desirable or suitable.
A big earthquake a long way off is preferable to a smaller one nearby.
Translation of preferable from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary