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soon
British English: /suːn/
American English: /sun/

Translation of soon in Italian:

adverb

  • 1 (in a short time) the book will be published soon soon there will be no snow left
    di qui a poco non ci sarà più neve
    I'll see you very soon
    ci vediamo prestissimo
    it will soon be three years since we met
    tra poco faranno tre anni che ci conosciamo
    see you soon!
  • 4 (not long)they left soon after us
    se ne sono andati poco dopo di noi
    soon after breakfast
    poco dopo colazione
    soon afterwards
    poco (tempo) dopo
    no sooner had I done something than…
    avevo appena fatto qualcosa che…
  • 5 (rather)he would just as soon do
    preferirebbe fare
    I would just as soon do X as do Y
    farei volentieri sia X che Y
    I would sooner not do
    preferirei non fare
    sooner him than me!
    meglio a lui che a me!
    he would sooner die than do
    preferirebbe morire piuttosto che fare

Idioms

least said soonest mended

[proverb]
= meno se ne parla, meglio è

no sooner said than done

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