Die Übersetzung von "guess" - Englisch-Italienisch-Wörterbuch


verb uk /ɡes/ us /ɡes/

A2 to give an answer or opinion about something without knowing all the facts

indovinare, congetturare
Guess how old he is. Indovina quanti anni ha.

A2 to say something that is right without knowing all the facts

How did you guess I was pregnant? Come hai indovinato che sono incinta?
guess what? informal

A2 used before telling someone something interesting or surprising

indovina che cosa?
Guess what? We’re going to Hawaii! Indovina che cosa? Andiamo alle Hawaii!
I guess

B1 used when you think something is probably true

I guess you’re angry with me. Immagino che tu sia arrabbiata con me.
I guess so/not

used when you agree or disagree but are not completely certain about something

immagino di sì/no
‘It would be better to buy a new car than to try to fix this one.’ ‘Yeah, I guess so.’ “Sarebbe meglio comprare una macchina nuova che riparare questa.” “Sì, m’immagino di sì.”
noun uk /ɡes/ us /ɡes/

B1 an attempt to give the right answer when you are not certain

tentativo di indovinare
How old do you think John is? Go on, have a guess. Quanti anni pensi che abbia John? Via, prova a indovinare.

an opinion that you have formed by guessing

supposizione, ipotesi
My guess is she probably won’t come. Ho il sospetto che probabilmente non verrà.

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