Übersetzung von “wish” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /wɪʃ/ us /wɪʃ/
wish (that)…

B1 to want a situation that is different from the one that exists

volere che…, desiderare che…
I wish that I didn’t have to go to work. Vorrei non dover andare al lavoro.
I wish / he would leave. Vorrei / che se ne andasse.
wish someone luck, success, etc.

B1 to say that you hope someone will be lucky, successful, etc.

augurare fortuna, successo, ecc. a qualcuno
I wished him luck for his test. Gli ho fatto gli auguri per l’esame.
wish to do something formal

to want to do something

desiderare di fare qualcosa
I wish to speak to the manager. Desidero parlare con il direttore.
noun uk /wɪʃ/ us /wɪʃ/

what you want to do or what you want to happen

I have no wish to leave. Non ho intenzione di andarmene.
It was her wish to go to Paris again. Era suo desiderio ritornare a Parigi.
make a wish

to say or think something that you would like to happen

esprimere un desiderio
Blow out the candles and make a wish. Soffia sulle candeline e esprimi un desiderio.
best wishes

A2 something you say or write at the end of a letter

cordiali saluti
Best wishes, Pete Cordiali saluti, Pete

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