Übersetzung von “late” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch

late

adjective, adverb uk /leɪt/ us /leɪt/
be late (for something)

A1 to arrive after the usual time or the time that was arranged

essere in ritardo (per qualcosa)
My flight was late. Il mio volo ha ritardato.
I was late for work this morning. Ho fatto tardi al lavoro stamani.

A1 after the usual time or the time that was arranged

tardi, in ritardo
We got there too late and all the food was gone. Siamo arrivati là troppo tardi e non c’era rimasto niente da mangiare.
We had a late lunch. Abbiamo pranzato tardi.

A1 near the end of a period of time

tardo, tardi
It was built in the late 19th century. Fu costruito verso la fine del diciannovesimo secolo.
It was late at night. Era di notte tardi.
it’s late

A1 something that you say when it is near the end of a day

è tardi
It’s late – I really should be going. È tardi – bisogna davvero che vada.

too late to be useful

(troppo) tardi
It’s rather late in the day to start studyingyour exams are next week. È piuttosto tardi ormai per iniziare a studiare – gli esami sono la prossima settimana.

(Übersetzung von “late” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)