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British English: /ˈsʌmhaʊ/
American English: /ˈsəmˌhaʊ/

Translation of somehow in Italian:


  • 1 (by some means)
    also: somehow or other
    in un modo o nell'altro o in qualche modo
    we'll get there somehow
    ci arriveremo in un modo o nell'altro
    we managed it somehow
    ci siamo riusciti, in qualche modo
    he somehow broke his leg
    si è rotto una gamba non si sa come
    it has somehow disappeared
  • 2 (for some reason) See examples:somehow it doesn't seem very important
    per qualche ragione, non sembra molto importante
    somehow he never seems to get it right
    per qualche motivo niente sembra riuscirgli mai bene
    it was somehow shocking, amusing to see…
    è stato piuttosto scioccante, divertente vedere…

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