fortune

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fortune nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (luck)fortuna nf
  buona sorte nf
 Erin's fortunes changed for the better when she went to college.
fortune nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (predicted future)sorte nf
  fato, destino nm
 The psychic told Sarah her fortune.
fortune nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (money) (figurato: denaro posseduto)fortuna nf
  capitale nm
 The family fortune was divided up between all the children.
fortune nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (large amount of money) (figurato: quantità di denaro)fortuna nf
 Laura inherited a fortune. So many politicians have fortunes, it's hard to see how they could understand the problems facing ordinary people.
fortune nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative, informal (surprisingly large amount of money) (figurato: quantità di denaro)fortuna nf
 Have you seen this phone bill? I can't afford that; it's a fortune!
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Compound Forms/Forme composte
bad fortune nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (bad luck)sfortuna nf
  sventura nf
 Kim had the bad fortune to meet up with a werewolf on his way home last night.
 Ieri sera Kim ha avuto la sfortuna di incontrare un lupo mannaro mentre tornava a casa.
Fortune 500 lista annuale delle 500 maggiori società statunitensi loc nom
fortune cookie nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (biscuit containing a prediction)biscotto della fortuna nm
 My favorite part of eating at a Chinese restaurant is opening my fortune cookie.
 Il mio momento preferito di una serata al ristorante cinese è quando apro il biscotto della fortuna.
Fortune favours the brave.,
US: Fortune favors the brave.
exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
UK (To succeed, take risks.)La fortuna premia gli audaci.
 Don´t think about it and accept the job in France; fortune favours the brave.
fortune hunter nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (person: seeks to marry into wealth)cacciatore di dote nm
 He doesn't love you, you know – he's just a fortune hunter.
 Lo sai che non ti ama; è solo un cacciatore di dote.
fortune teller,
fortune-teller
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(person: predicts future)veggente, cartomante, chiromante, indovino nm
 Reading tea leaves and palmistry are just two techniques used by fortune tellers.
 Due tecniche usate dai veggenti sono la lettura delle foglie del té e quella del palmo della mano.
fortune telling,
fortune-telling
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(clairvoyance, predicting the future) (generico)chiaroveggenza nf
  (specifico: palmo della mano)chiromanzia nf
  (specifico: carte)cartomanzia nf
fortune-teller indovino nm
fortune-teller chiromante n
good fortune nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (good luck, happy chance)fortuna, gran fortuna nf
 He had good fortune to win the lottery.
 Ha avuto una gran fortuna a vincere la lotteria.
ill fortune sfortuna nf
make a fortune v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (win, earn a vast amount of money) (figurato)fare una fortuna, guadagnare una fortuna vtr
 Those who build a better mouse trap can make a fortune.
 Chiunque inventerà una migliore trappola per topi potrà guadagnare una fortuna.
make your fortune v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (earn a lot of money)fare fortuna vtr
 You won't make your fortune by becoming a nurse.
 Di sicuro non farai fortuna diventando infermiera.
soldier of fortune soldato di ventura
wheel of fortune ruota della fortuna nm
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