Übersetzung von “money” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /ˈmʌn·i/ us /ˈmʌn·i/

A1 [ no plural ] the coins or pieces of paper that are used for buying things

denaro, soldi
How much money have you got? Quanti soldi hai?
He spends / all his money on clothes and music. Spende tutto I suoi soldi in vestiti e musica.
The company’s not making / (= earning) any money at the moment. La ditta non sta facendo soldi in questo momento.
be made of money

to be very rich

nuotare nell’oro
No, you can’t have a new phone. I’m not made of money, you know. No, non puoi avere un nuovo telefonino. Non nuoto mica nell’oro, sai.
money doesn’t grow on trees

said to warn someone to be careful how much money they spend, because there is only a limited amount

i soldi non crescono sugli alberi, i soldi non si trovano per la strada
‘Mum, I’d like a new bike.’ ‘I’ll have to think about it – money doesn’t grow on trees, you know!’ “Mamma, vorrei una bicicletta nuova.” “Ci devo pensare – i soldi non crescono sugli alberi, sai!”
money for old rope UK

money you get for doing something very easy

soldi guadagnati con poca fatica
Babysitting is money for old rope if the children don’t wake up. Fare da babysitter fa guadagnare soldi senza fatica se i bambini non si svegliano.

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