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British English: /ˈhɑːdli/
American English: /ˈhɑrdli/

Translation of hardly in Italian:


  • 1 (only just, barely)
    (know, be able)
    (hear, see)
    a stento, a fatica
    I hardly know him they had hardly gone out when
    erano appena usciti quando
    hardly had they set off than o when
    erano appena partiti che, quando
  • 2 (not really)
    (expect, hope)
    you can hardly expect me to believe that!
    non puoi certo aspettarti che ci creda!
    it's hardly a secret!
    non è certo un segreto!
    it's hardly likely it's hardly surprising
    non è certo sorprendente, non sorprende
    it's hardly worth it hardly!
    certamente no! o no di certo!
    I need hardly tell you that … I need hardly remind you that …
    è inutile che ti ricordi che …
    I can hardly wait!
    non vedo l'ora
    muoio proprio dalla voglia
    I can hardly believe it!
    stento a crederci! o non mi sembra vero!
  • 3 (almost not) See examples:hardly any hardly ever, anybody
    quasi mai, nessuno
    he hardly ever writes
    non scrive quasi mai o scrive raramente
    hardly a day goes by without somebody doing something o that somebody doesn't do something
    non passa giorno che qualcuno non faccia qualcosa

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