dolce vita


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dolce vi·ta

 (vē′tə, -tä)
n.
A luxurious, self-indulgent way of life.

[Italian : dolce, sweet + vita, life.]
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dolce vita

(ˈdɒltʃɪ ˈviːtə; Italian ˈdoltʃe ˈvita)
n
a life of luxury
[Italian, literally: sweet life]
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dol•ce vi•ta

(ˈdɔl tʃɛ ˈvi tɑ)

n. Italian.
the good life (usu. prec. by la).
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dolce vita

An Italian phrase meaning sweet life, used to mean a life of luxury and ease.
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