Übersetzung von “worth” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch

worth

adjective uk /wɜːθ/ us /wɜrθ/
be worth something

B1 to have a particular value, especially in money

valere qualcosa
Our house is worth about £300,000. La nostra casa vale circa £300.000.
be worth it

B1 to be useful or enjoyable despite needing a lot of effort

valerne la pena
It was a long climb up the mountain, but the view was worth it. Era una lunga salita su per la montagna ma la vista ne valeva la pena.
be worth doing, seeing, trying, etc.

B1 to be useful or enjoyable to do, see, try, etc.

valere la pena di fare, vedere, provare, ecc.
It’s not as good as his last book, but it’s definitely worth reading. Non è bello come lo scorso libro che ha scritto ma sicuramente vale la pena di leggerlo.
be worth your/its weight in gold

to be very useful or helpful

valere tanto oro quanto pesa
This recipe book is worth its weight in gold – it tells you everything you need to know about baking. Questo libro di ricette vale tanto oro quanto pesa – c’è dentro tutto quello che bisogna sapere per la cottura di cibi al forno.
noun uk /wɜːθ/ us /wɜrθ/
£20, $100, etc. worth

the amount of something that you can buy for £20, $100, etc.

una quantità pari a $20, $100, ecc.
I’ve put £2 worth of stamps on the letter. Ho messo due sterline di francobolli sulla lettera.
$20, $100, etc. worth

the amount of something that you can buy for $20, $100, etc.

una quantità pari a $20, $100, ecc.
I’d like $20 worth of gas, please. Vorrei $20 di benzina per favore.
a month’s, year’s, etc. worth

the amount of something that can be done or used in a month, year, etc.

una quantità sufficiente per la durata di un mese, un anno, ecc.
The prize was a year’s worth of free groceries. Il premio consisteva in generi alimentari gratis per un anno.

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