Übersetzung von “rather” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch


adverb uk /ˈrɑː·ðər/ us /ˈræð·ər/
rather than

B1 instead of

piuttosto che
He saw his music as a hobby rather than a career. Pensava alla musica più come hobby che come carriera.
would rather

B1 If you would rather do something, you would prefer to do that thing.

preferisco, preferisci, ecc.
I’d much rather go out for dinner than stay at home and watch TV. Preferirei di gran lunga andare a cena fuori che stare in casa a guardare la TV.

B1 mainly UK slightly

piuttosto, assai
I find her books rather dull. Trovo i suoi libri piuttosto noiosi.

used to change something you have just said and make it more correct

anzi, o meglio
The music, or rather noise, from the party upstairs went on all night. La musica, o meglio il rumore che veniva dall’appartamento di sopra è durato tutta la notte.

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