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nice
British English: /nʌɪs/
American English: /naɪs/

Translation of nice in Italian:

adjective

  • 1 (enjoyable, pleasant)
    (drive, holiday)
    bello, piacevole
    it would be nice to do
    sarebbe carino fare
    it would be nice for him to do
    sarebbe bello per lui fare
    it's not very nice doing
    non è molto piacevole fare
    did you have a nice time?
    ti sei divertito?
    nice weather isn't it? a nice cool drink
    una bella bibita fredda
    it's nice and sunny
    fa proprio bello
    to have a nice long chat
    fare una lunga e piacevole chiacchierata
    nice work if you can get it! [humorous]
    non sarebbe mica male come lavoro!
    nice to have met you
    piacere di averla conosciuta
    nice to see you
    felice di rivederti
    how nice! have a nice day!
  • 2 (attractive)
    (house, district, painting)
    bello
    a really nice house Edinburgh is a really nice place
    Edimburgo è veramente un bel posto
    you look very nice!
    come stai bene!
    he has a nice taste in clothes
    ha buon gusto nel vestire
  • 3 (tasty) to taste nice
    essere buono
    a nice cup of tea
    una buona o bella tazza di tè
  • 4 (kind) to be nice to
    essere gentile con
    it was nice of her to do how nice of you to come
    sei stato molto gentile a venire
    he's a really nice guy [informal]
    è veramente un tipo simpatico
    what a nice man!
    che uomo simpatico!
    he says really nice things about you
    parla molto bene di te
  • 5 (socially acceptable)
    (neighbourhood)
    perbene
    (school)
    buono
    nice manners, behaviour
    buone maniere, bei modi
    it is not nice to do a nice girl
    una ragazza perbene
    that's not very nice!
    non è molto carino!
  • 6 (used ironically)nice friends you've got!
    begli amici (che) hai!
    a nice mess you've got us into!
    ci hai messo in un bel pasticcio!
    that's a nice way to talk to your father!
    bel modo di parlare a tuo padre!
    this is a nice state of affairs!
  • 7 [formal] (subtle)
    (distinction)
    sottile
  • 8 [formal] (pleasing to the mind)
    (coincidence, contrast)
    piacevole

Idioms

nice one!

(in admiration)
bravo! (also ironic)

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