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dolce vita

[dawl-che vee-tah; English dohl-chey vee-tuh] /ˈdɔl tʃɛ ˈvi tɑ; English ˈdoʊl tʃeɪ ˈvi tə/
Italian.
1.
sweet life; the good life perceived as one of physical pleasure and self-indulgence (usually preceded by la).
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dolce vita

/ˈdɒltʃɪ ˈviːtə; Italian ˈdoltʃe ˈvita/
noun
1.
a life of luxury
Word Origin
Italian, literally: sweet life
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