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so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (to such an extent)così avv
 He was so mad, that he forgot to eat dinner.
 Era così arrabbiato che si è dimenticato di mangiare la cena.
so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (thus, as a result)quindi, dunque, perciò cong
 I'm hungry, so I'm going to get something to eat.
 Ho fame, quindi prenderò qualcosa da mangiare.
so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (approximately)circa avv
 There were twenty or so people there.
 C'erano circa venti persone là.
so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (too, also)anche cong
 I want to go to the movies and so does she.
 Voglio andare al cinema e anche lei.
so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (yes, affirmative answer)di sì loc avv
 Does he like her? I think so.
 Lei gli piace? Penso di sì.
so conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that." (and, next)e, e così, e poi, così, poi cong
 So then we went to the grocery store.
 E poi siamo andati in drogheria.
so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (so much, very)molto, davvero, proprio avv
  così avv
 That guy is so good looking!
 Quel ragazzo è davvero carino!
so adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (as stated)dunque cong
 So, there really is no need to worry, as I have already explained.
 Dunque non c'è davvero bisogno di preoccuparsi, come vi ho già spiegato.
 
Additional Translations
so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in a certain manner)così avv
 She always dresses just so.
 Si veste sempre così.
so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (consequently)così cong
 They argued so that they didn't go to the theatre after all.
 Hanno litigato, così alla fine non sono andati al teatro.
so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (with a purpose of)così avv
 So recalling the event, his talk evoked memories and strong emotions.
 Riportando così alla memoria l'evento, il suo discorso ha evocato ricordi e forti emozioni.
so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (emphatic: truly)così avv
 That car is nicer than your car. It is so!
 Quella macchina è più bella della tua. È così!
so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (demonstrating: like this)così avv
  in questo modo, in questa maniera
 When ironing, you need to move the hot iron over the clothes so.
 Quando stiri devi passare il ferro caldo sui vestiti così.
so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in a way resulting in)quindi cong
 So do lots of good work and make the boss happy.
 Quindi lavora molto bene e fai felice il capo.
so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (calling attention to speaker)allora cong
 So, what are you doing tomorrow?
 Allora, che fai domani?
so conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that." (thus)in modo che loc cong
  cosicché cong
 Drive carefully so that you will arrive safely.
 Guida con prudenza in modo che tu possa arrivare senza correre rischi.
so pronpronoun: Replaces noun--for example, "He took the cookie and ate it." "I saw you yesterday." (the same)così avv
 May you be a gentleman and remain so for all your years.
 Che tu possa essere un gentiluomo e restare così per tutti gli anni a venire.
so pronpronoun: Replaces noun--for example, "He took the cookie and ate it." "I saw you yesterday." (approximate number)circa avv
  più o meno avv
 Seven or so of the original members are still in the rock band.
 Circa sette dei membri originari sono ancora nel gruppo rock.
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WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2014:

Compound Forms/Forme composte
so | SO
a dozen or so adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." informal (around twelve)circa una dozzina
 Can you please bring me back a dozen or so eggs from the grocery store?
all the more so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (even more so)tanto più
and so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (therefore)e quindi
 The student did not turn in his final research paper, and so he earned a failing grade for the course.
and so forth advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (et cetera, etc.)e così via
and so on advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (et cetera, etc.)e via discorrendo
and so on advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (et caetera, etc.)eccetera avv
and so on and so forth advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (et cetera)e via dicendo
be it so e così sia
be so good as to essere così gentile da
even so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (nevertheless)ciò nonostante avv
 I know you don't like vegetables, but even so you must eat them.
ever so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." formal (emphatic: very)davvero avv
 She was ever so lovely!
every so often advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (now and again)ogni tanto avv
 Every so often I treat myself to a piece of candy.
failing to do so
failure to do so
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(non-compliance)in caso di inadempienza avv
he/she is so pigheaded! è proprio una capa tosta! (slang/colloquial)
I am afraid so! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (yes, unfortunately!)temo di sì!, ho paura di sì! inter
I don't think so exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (I believe not)non credo, non penso, credo di no
I love you so much interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (I feel great affection for you)ti voglio tanto bene, ti amo tanto
 I love you so much that I can`t stand to be apart from you.
 I love you so much that I want to be with you all the time.
 Ti voglio così tanto bene che non posso stare lontano da te.
I think so interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (I believe that to be true)penso di sì, credo di sì
 -Is he coming with us? -I think so, but let me call him to make sure.
 Dici che viene con noi? -Penso di sì, ma lo chiamo per sicurezza.
if it be so literary (in that case, if so)se così fosse
 I don't believe he would lie to you, but if it be so, you should not trust him again.
 Non penso che menta con te, ma se così fosse non dovresti credergli più.
if so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in that case)se sì
 Are you going shopping? If so, may I come with you?
 A giugno andrai al concerto di x? Se sì, potremmo prendere una sola auto.
if you say so se lo dici tu
if you so like se vi aggrada v
if you so please se non ti dispiace
in doing so
in so doing
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
(by these actions)così facendo avv
in so doing
in doing so
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
(by these actions)così facendo, facendo così, in questo modo avv
 Don't wander on the property without them knowing; in doing so, you'll be trespassing.
 Non puoi entrare nella loro proprietà senza permesso: così facendo corri il rischio che ti denuncino per violazione di domicilio.
in so far in quanto
in so far as (to the extent that)nella misura in cui
  fin quando
in so many words advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (expressed in precisely that way)chiaro e tondo agg
  esplicitamente avv
it must be so (it is necessarily or unavoidably true)deve essere così, deve essere proprio così
 It is difficult to believe, but based on the evidence it must be so.
 è difficile a credersi, ma viste le prove dev'essere proprio così.
it will be so (this is indisputably going to happen)così sarà
 If your mother says you have to go to bed early, it will be so.
 Ti ho detto niente cinema e così sarà.
just so adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." informal (perfect, exact)esattamente così
just so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (exactly, perfectly)precisamente avv
  proprio così
like so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in this way, thus)in questo modo, così
make it so renderlo così
miss [sb] so much sentire molto la mancanza di qualcuno
more so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (increasingly or additionally)ancora di più avv
never so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (not ever as)mai così avv
 He was never so happy as when he finally quit his job.
 Non è mai stato così felice come il giorno che si è finalmente licenziato da quel lavoro tremendo.
not so bad adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (okay, better than anticipated)non così male avv
 I thought I was going to hate my new job, but it's not so bad.
 Pensavo che avrei odiato il nuovo lavoro, ma dopo tutto non è così male.
not so long ago poc'anzi avv
not so many adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (fewer)non così tanti
 There are not so many storms now that the summer is over.
not so many adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (few)non tanti, non molti
not so much adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (less)non è tanto
 It's not so much that you are cruel, more that you don't think things through.
not so much adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (little)poco, non molto
 No, there was not so much singing at the show.
one hundred or so adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." informal (about a hundred)  (informale)su per giù un centinaio
or so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (approximately)circa, più o meno avv
 The container could hold a litre or so of water.
quite so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (indeed, precisely)esattamente, appunto avv
quite so adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (just as, this much)altrettanto agg
say-so pronunciamento nm
say-so   (general meaning)autorizzazione
show interest in [sth]/so mostrare interesse verso qcs./qcn.
so as così da
so as to allo scopo
so as to di modo che
so as to in modo che cong
So be it. interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (expressing acceptance of a situation)E sia
so bold as to preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (daring enough to)permettersi di v rif
 Anna was so bold as to question her manager's decision to his face.
 Anna si è permessa di contestare apertamente la decisione del suo capo.
  osare vtr
so called advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (named this)così chiamato agg
 Solar energy is clean form of electricity, so called because we gather it from the sun.
so do I interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (me too)anch'io
 You think he's crazy and so do I!
 Credi che sia pazzo; lo credo anch'io!
so far advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (up until now)finora, fino adesso avv
so far advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (to a limited extent)fino a un certo punto avv
 The road is closed, so you can you only go so far before you'll have to turn around.
so far as conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that." (as far as, in as much as)per quanto cong
 So far as I know, everything is still going well on the project.
 Per quanto ne so io, nel progetto sta andando tutto bene.
so far so good interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (all is well up to this point)fin qui tutto bene
  fin qui ci siamo
so good adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (great, excellent)così buono che agg
 The cake was so good I had another slice.
 La torta era così buona che ne ho preso un'altra fetta.
so it seems advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (indeed, evidently)così si direbbe
so long interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (goodbye)arrivederci, addio
 So long! See you tomorrow!
 Addio, ci vediamo domani.
   (commiato)ciao
so long adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (this length)lungo così
  così lungo
 The rope was so long, much of it dangled on the ground.
so long as conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that." (provided that)purché, a patto che cong
 So long as you get up by eight, you'll catch the train.
 Riuscirai a prendere il treno a patto che ti alzi alle otto.
so long as conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that." (while)finché cong
 So long as you're living under my roof, you'll obey my rules, young lady!
 Finché vivi sotto il mio tetto, segui le mie regole, signorinetta!
so many adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (a large number of)così tanti agg
 With so many people in the room I can't find the exit.
 Con così tanta gente nella stanza non trovavo l'uscita.
so many adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (this number of)  (quantità indefinita ma limitata)un determinato numero di, un certo numero di
 A restaurant only has so many tables available at any given time.
 Un ristorante ha un determinato numero di tavoli disponibili.
so much adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (a large amount of)tanto, tantissimo agg
 There's so much water on the ground.
 There is so much to do I don't know where to start.
so much adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (this amount of)tanto così
 There's only so much I can tolerate, and I'm almost there!
so much advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (a lot)così tanto avv
 I wish my sister didn't talk so much.
so much as advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (even)addirittura avv
  tanto quanto
so much as advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (merely, no more than)appena avv
so much for that interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" informal (that matter has been discussed enough)argomento chiuso
so much for that interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" informal (it's gone, ended)e questo è quanto
so much so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (to such a degree )a tal punto che
  tanto è vero che
so so   (così e così)insomma avv
so so benino adj
so soon advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (at such an early time)così presto
so that conjconjunction: Connects words, clauses, and sentences--for example, "and," "but," "because," "in order that." (in order that)in modo che cong
 If you're walking at night, wear white so that cars can see you.
 Se camminate per strada di notte, vestitevi di bianco in modo che gli automobilisti vi vedano.
so that I (archaic)ch'io
so there interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" informal (expressing defiance, determination)ecco, tieni
so what interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" informal (expressing indifference)e allora?, e quindi?
 So you made a minor mistake! So what!
so what else is new interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" informal (expressing lack of surprise)e allora che c'è di nuovo
so what? interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" informal (what is the relevance of that?)e allora?
so-and-so nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal (an unnamed person, someone)il tal dei tali
so-and-so nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. euphemism ([sb] despicable, difficult)tizio, tanghero nm
so-called adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (supposedly)cosiddetto agg
so-so adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (OK, mediocre)così così avv
so-so adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (mediocre, not bad)così così
so-so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (tolerably)così così avv
 He dances so-so, but he'll get better.
 Balla così così ma migliorerà.
stoop so low as to abbassarsi al punto di
stoop so low as to do   (umiliarsi)abbassarsi a v rif
ten or so adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (about 10)circa dieci, più o meno dieci, una decina di agg
 In about ten or so days, I will have finished my exams!
 Tra una decina di giorni avrò finito tutti gli esami.
Thank you so much interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (Many thanks)grazie mille! inter
Thanks so much! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" informal (Many thanks indeed)grazie mille! inter
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