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bother
British English: /ˈbɒðə/
American English: /ˈbɑðər/

Translation of bother in Italian:

noun

  • 3 (person)
    seccatore (masculine) (-trice), rompiscatole (masculine or feminine)
    he's no bother at all
    non dà nessun fastidio

exclamation

[informal]

transitive verb

  • 1 (worry) what's bothering you? it doesn't bother me in the least
    non mi preoccupa affatto, per niente
    don't let it bother you
    non ti preoccupare di questo
  • 2 (inconvenience) to be bothered by noise
    essere disturbato dal rumore
    it bothers me that …
    mi dà fastidio che …
    they wont be bothering you again
    non ti daranno più fastidio
    does it bother you if I smoke? I'm sorry to bother you
    mi dispiace disturbarti
    oh stop bothering me! [informal] to bother somebody with
    infastidire o scocciare qualcuno con
    (details, problems, questions)
  • 4 (British English) [informal]bother the money, the neighbours!
    accidenti ai soldi, ai vicini!

intransitive verb

  • 1 (take trouble)
    disturbarsi
    please don't bother
    non disturbarti
    why bother?
    a che serve?
    I don't think I'll bother
    non so se ne ho voglia
    I wouldn't bother
    io lascerei perdere
    to bother doing o to do he doesn't bother voting o to vote
    non gli importa (niente) di votare
    don't o you needn't bother doing
    non disturbarti a fare
    I won't bother with a hat
    non ho bisogno di un cappello
    “I want to apologize” - “don't bother!”
    “mi devo scusare” - “non è il caso!”
    you needn't o don't bother coming back!
    non è il caso che (tu) ritorni!
  • 2 (worry) See examples:to bother about
    preoccuparsi di
    it's not worth bothering about the details
    non vale la pena preoccuparsi dei dettagli
    I don't know why I bother
    non so perché me la prenda (tanto)
    it's, he's not worth bothering about
    non vale la pena preoccuparsene
    don't bother about me, I'll be fine
    non preoccuparti per me, starò benissimo

reflexive verb

  • to bother oneself about
    interessarsi di, (pre)occuparsi di
    (problem)

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