Italian translation of 'supposing'
- (assume, believe)
I suppose she'll come
suppongo che verràI don't suppose she'll come
non credo che vengaI suppose she won't come
penso che non verràI suppose so/not
credo di sì/di noI don't suppose so
non credoI suppose he's late
suppongo che sia in ritardoyou're going to accept, I suppose?
accetti, immagino?I don't suppose you could lend me £10? or I suppose you couldn't lend me £10?
non potresti per caso prestarmi dieci sterlina?he's supposed to be an expert
dicono che sia un esperto,
passa per un espertoit's supposed to be ...
sembra che (+subjunc)it's supposed to be the best hotel in the city
sembra che sia il miglior albergo della città
- (assume as hypothesis)
mettere (+subjunc)let us suppose that ...
mettiamo che...supposing you won the lottery ...
mettiamo che tu vinca alla lotteria...but just suppose he's right
ma supponi or metti che abbia ragioneeven supposing (that) it were true
anche nel caso (che) fosse veroalways supposing (that) he comes
ammesso e non concesso che vengasuppose or supposing it rains, what shall we do?
metti che piova, cosa facciamo?suppose she doesn't come?
e se non venisse?
- (in passive, ought)
to be supposed to do sth
essere tenuto(‑a) a fare qche's supposed to ...
dovrebbe...he's supposed to leave on Sunday
dovrebbe partire domenicayou're not supposed to smoke in the toilet
non è consentito fumare nel bagnoyou're not supposed to do that
non bisogna farlo
- (in imperative, I suggest)
suppose you do it now?
e se lo facessi adesso?suppose we change the subject?
e se parlassimo d'altro?
Example Sentences Including 'suppose'
I suppose there'd be some women there who'd let Boris put the hard word on'em.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
They were identical twins, not more than fifteen, I suppose.TREASON KEEP (2001)
He unchained the door and opened up: `I suppose I've been expecting you for some time now.THE EXECUTION (2002)
'supposing' in Other Languages
- Arabic: عَلى فَرَضِ أَنَّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: supondo que
- Chinese: 假如
- Croatian: pretpostavljeno
- Czech: dejme tomu, že
- Danish: forudsat at
- Dutch: veronderstel dat
- European Spanish: suponiendo que
- Finnish: jos
- French: en supposant que
- German: angenommen
- Greek: έστω
- Italian: e se
- Japanese: もし･･･と仮定するならば
- Korean: ...이라고 가정하면
- Norwegian: forutsatt at
- Polish: przypuśćmy, że
- Portuguese: supondo que
- Romanian: să presupunem
- Russian: если бы
- Spanish: suponiendo que
- Swedish: antag om
- Thai: ถ้าสมมุติว่า
- Turkish: diyelim ki
- Ukrainian: якщо
- Vietnamese: giả sử
Translation of supposing from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary