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French-English translation for: ombre
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NOUN   l'ombre | les ombres
VERB   ombrer | ombre | avoir ombré | ombrant
ombre {f} [fig.]
shadow [fig.]
ombre {f}darkness
ombre {f}shade
arts ombre {f} [chinoise]shadow puppet
2 Words: Others
à l'ombre {adv}in the shade
2 Words: Nouns
ombre {f} portéecast shadow
astron. ombre {f} terrestreshadow of the earth
zone {f} d'ombretwilight zone
zone {f} d'ombre [fig.]gray area [fig.] [Am.]
zone {f} d'ombre [fig.]grey area [fig.] [Br.]
3 Words: Others
à l'ombre de {prep}in the shade of
3 Words: Verbs
agir dans l'ombreto operate behind the scenes
dr. être à l'ombre [fig.] [fam.]to be behind bars
marcher à l'ombre [fig.] [fam.]to keep out of the limelight [fig.] [coll.]
dr. mettre qn. à l'ombre [fam.] [fig.]to put sb. behind bars
rester à l'ombreto stay in the shade
3 Words: Nouns
combattants {m.pl} de l'ombreunderground fighters
cosm. ombre {f} à paupièreseyeshadow
cosm. ombre {f} à paupièreseye shadow
ombre {f} d'un reprochehint of a reproach
ombre {f} du futurshadow of the future
4 Words: Verbs
faire de l'ombre qn./qc.)to provide shade (to sb./sth.)
faire de l'ombre à qn./qc. [aussi fig.]to overshadow sb./sth. [also fig.]
rester dans l'ombre de qn. [fig.]to be in sb.'s shadow [fig.]
4 Words: Nouns
astron. ombre {f} de la luneshadow of the moon
astron. ombre {f} de la Terreshadow of the earth
seule ombre {f} au tableauonly disadvantage
5+ Words: Verbs
avoir peur de son ombreto be scared of one's own shadow
être l'ombre de soi-mêmeto be the shadow of one's former self
laisser certains détails dans l'ombreto be deliberately vague about certain details
ne pas avoir l'ombre d'une chance [loc.]to have a cat in hell's chance [idiom]
Fiction (Literature and Film)
littérat. F À l'ombre des jeunes filles en fleurs [Marcel Proust (1919)]In the Shadow of Young Girls in Flower
film F L'Ombre d'un douteShadow of a Doubt [Alfred Hitchcock]
Taxa/Species (Animals, Plants, Fungi)
bot. T
bot. T
bot. T
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