Übersetzung von “life” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch

life

noun uk /laɪf/ us /lɑɪf/ plural lives /laɪvz/ /lɑɪvz/

A1 the time between a person’s birth and his or her death

vita
He had / a happy life. Ha avuto / una vita felice.
Do you want to spend / the rest of your life with him? Vuoi passare / il resto della vita con lui?

B1 [ no plural ] living things, such as animals and plants

vita
human life la vita umana
Is there life in outer space? C’è vita nello spazio?

B1 a way of living

vita
You lead / an exciting life. Vivi / una vita eccitante.

B1 a particular part of someone’s life

vita
my working life la mia vita lavorativa
a fulfilling sex life una vita sessuale appagante

the state of being alive

vita
She was badly injured, but the doctor saved / her life. È stata gravemente ferita ma il medico le ha salvato la vita.

[ no plural ] energy and activity

vita
Like all small children, she was always so full of life. Come tutti i bambini piccoli, era sempre così piena di vita.
that’s life

something you say that means bad things happen and you cannot stop them

così è la vita
You don’t get everything you want, but that’s life, isn’t it? Non si ottiene tutto quello che si vuole ma così è la vita, no?
take your life in your hands

to do something that is very dangerous, especially where you risk death

rischiare la vita
Every time you go parachuting you’re taking your life in your hands. Ogni volta che ti lanci dal paracadute rischi la vita.

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