Übersetzung von “surprise” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch

surprise

noun uk /səˈpraɪz/ us /sərˈprɑɪz/

A2 something that you did not expect to happen

sorpresa
I didn’t know that my parents were coming – it was a lovely surprise. Non sapevo che sarebbero venuti i miei genitori – è stata una bella sorpresa.
a surprise party una festa a sorpresa

[ no plural ] the feeling that you get when something happens that you did not expect

sorpresa
He agreed to everything, much to / my surprise. Ha acconsentito a tutto, con / mia grande sorpresa.
verb uk /səˈpraɪz/ us /sərˈprɑɪz/ present participle surprising, past tense and past participle surprised

B1 to make someone feel surprise

sorprendere
I didn’t tell her I was coming home early – I thought I’d surprise her. Non le avevo detto che sarei tornato a casa presto – ho pensato di farle una sorpresa.

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