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|Italian to English translations [PRO]|
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature / views of Venice
|Italian term or phrase: Venezia è un imbroglio che riempie la testa soltanto di fatalità|
|the word fatalita, how would you render that?|
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Gemma Monco Waters
Local time: 04:08
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misadventure, mishap, bad luck.
could this be a suggestion for "fatalità"
1 (inevitabilità) fatality: fu una -!, it was bound to happen!
2 (il fato) fate, destiny; (destino avverso) evil destiny: - volle che ci dovessimo incontrare di nuovo, fate decreed that we should meet again
3 (incidente fatale, morte) fatal accident, fatality
4 (disavventura, disgrazia) misadventure, mishap, piece of bad luck.
| Gina Ferlisi|
Local time: 04:08
Native speaker of: English, Italian
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"let it be" (or "let it be" attitude)
just my 2 cents... I think these are the lyrics of "Venezia" from Francesco Guccini, in this case I belive that the meaning is what I wrote
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|Feb 29, 2008 - Changes made by Gemma Monco Waters:|
|Edited KOG entry||<a href="/profile/14862">Maria Burnett's</a> old entry - "Venezia è un imbroglio che riempie la testa soltanto di fatalità" » "things meant to happen"|| |
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