thrive on status

15:32 Aug 10, 2018
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
English term or phrase: thrive on status
E' egoista.... She "thrives on status" but is generally unwilling to do any hard work to deserve it; regardless, she will step up to take the credit. Hypcrite and...

Ho pensato sia a "trae vantaggio dalle situazioni" che a "si nutre del suo prestigio".
Ho dubbi su entrambe le versioni.


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Gaia Sibilla
Italy
Local time: 22:06


Summary of answers provided
4 +1trae vantaggio dalle situazioni
fbbest
4gode del proprio successo/prestigio
ELEHNA
3 +1sfrutta il proprio status/la propria condizione
Danila Moro


  

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39 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
trae vantaggio dalle situazioni


Explanation:
Credo proprio che sia un'ottima soluzione

Bravo.

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Note added at 44 mins (2018-08-10 16:16:52 GMT)
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Se poi si fa un qualche riferimento allo condizione (sociale), potrebbe anche essere:

'profitta della sua posizione'

fbbest
Italy
Local time: 22:06
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in category: 15
Notes to answerer
Asker: Grazie mille! :-)


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agree  martini
20 hrs
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
sfrutta il proprio status/la propria condizione


Explanation:
mi convince di più il secondo significato che hai indicato (anche prestigio ci può stare).
Il verbo può essere reso anche con sfruttare:

Men like Scarabus thrive on the apathy of others. La gente come Scarabus sfrutta l'apatia degli altri.

(stesso link citato dalla collega)

Danila Moro
Italy
Local time: 22:06
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Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in category: 416

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  MariaGrazia Pizzoli
14 hrs
  -> Grazie!
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21 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
gode del proprio successo/prestigio


Explanation:
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Note added at 21 hrs (2018-08-11 13:26:09 GMT)
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Gode del proprio successo nonostante non sia generalmente disposta
a lavorare sodo per guadagnarselo, malgrado tutto si farà avanti per
ottenerne il merito.

ELEHNA
Italy
Local time: 22:06
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Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in category: 12
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