ennesimo

English translation: yet again

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Italian term or phrase:ennesimo
English translation:yet again
Entered by: Alexander Chisholm

09:41 Feb 14, 2012
Italian to English translations [PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters / solicitors letter
Italian term or phrase: ennesimo
Not a legal term but from a solicitors letter is complaining that the service provided has broken down for the "ennesimo" time.

I would translate this as "umpteenth", but not sure a solicitor would use this word.

Suggestions?
Alexander Chisholm
yet again
Explanation:
yes, umpteenth is too slangy for a lawyer's letter
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Thomas Roberts
Grading comment
Yes, I opted for this. Good idea. Many thanks.
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Summary of answers provided
4 +8yet again
Thomas Roberts
4yet another
Erika Di Dio
4countless
Vincent Lemma


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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +8
yet again


Explanation:
yes, umpteenth is too slangy for a lawyer's letter

Thomas Roberts
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in category: 43
Grading comment
Yes, I opted for this. Good idea. Many thanks.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Oliver Lawrence
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agree  Daniela Zambrini
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agree  manducci
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agree  Cedric Randolph
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agree  Isabelle Johnson
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agree  Dominique Broady
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agree  Elizabeth Hill Barsanti (X)
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agree  Alenka Novel
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43 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
countless


Explanation:
another suggestion:

Service has failed countless times...

...or whatever the original text says.


Vincent Lemma
Italy
Local time: 01:15
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in ItalianItalian
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
yet another


Explanation:
io farei sicuramente così

Erika Di Dio
Local time: 01:15
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Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
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