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Dictionary French English: while

Translation 1 - 26 of 26

NOUN   while | -
VERB  to while | whiled | whiled ... 
SYNO   patch | piece | spell | while
cependant que {conj} [tandis que]while
tandis que {conj}while
pendant que {conj}while [as]
alors que {conj}while [during the time that]
2 Words
au cours d'une cuite {adv} [fam.]while plastered [coll.]
petit bout {m} de tempslittle while
3 Words
longtemps {adv}a long while
au bout de quelques temps {adv}after a while
à tout bout de champ {adv} [fam.] [tout le temps]every little while
pour un bout de temps {adv}for a while
auto dr. conduire en état d'ivresseto drive while intoxicated
auto dr. conduite {f} en état d'ivressedriving while intoxicated <DWI>
4 Words
tout à l'heure {adv}a short while ago
il y a peu {adv}a short while ago
depuis un bon bout de temps {adv}for quite a while
tout à l'heure {adv}in a little while
Ça commence à dater. [fam.]It's been a while.
de temps en temps {adv}once in a while
au cours d'une cuite {adv} [fam.]while under the influence [coll.]
5+ Words
par moments {adv}(every) once in a while
Il ne reviendra pas de sitôt.He won't be back for quite a while.
Je l'ai aperçu en faisant du vélo.I saw him while I was biking.
prov. Il faut battre le fer pendant qu'il est chaud.One should strike while the iron's hot.
C'est tout juste si on ne retenait pas son souffle en passant devant leur étude.One would almost hold one's breath while passing by their study.
loc. tirer son épingle du jeuto get out while the going is good
brûler sa chemise en la repassantto scorch one's shirt while ironing it
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