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Detailed Translations for thing from English to French


thing [the ~] noun

  1. the thing (item; article; good; )
    l'article; l'objet; la chose; le truc; la camelote; le produit

Translation Matrix for thing:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
article article; gadget; good; item; matter; object; thing article; clause; essay; fragment; item; lecture; little bit; paper; particle; phrase; piece; post; project; publication; section; story
camelote article; gadget; good; item; matter; object; thing dregs; dross; junk; offal; rabble; ragtag; refuse; riff-raff; scrap; scum; trash; vermin
chose article; gadget; good; item; matter; object; thing stuff
objet article; gadget; good; item; matter; object; thing apparatus; appliance; device; machine; object
produit article; gadget; good; item; matter; object; thing creation; manufacture; masterpiece; masterwork; product; revenue
truc article; gadget; good; item; matter; object; thing apparatus; appliance; device; dodge; gimmick; knack; lure; machine; magic trick; ruse; sleight of hand; stuff; trick
- affair; article; matter; object
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- article; object
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
produit happened; made; manufactured; produced; yielded

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Related Definitions for "thing":

  1. a separate and self-contained entity1
  2. an action1
    • how could you do such a thing?1
  3. an artifact1
    • how does this thing work?1
  4. an entity that is not named specifically1
    • I couldn't tell what the thing was1
  5. any attribute or quality considered as having its own existence1
    • the thing I like about her is ...1
  6. a vaguely specified concern1
    • things are going well1
  7. a special abstraction1
    • a thing of the spirit1
    • things of the heart1
  8. a special objective1
    • the thing is to stay in bounds1
  9. a statement regarded as an object1
    • to say the same thing in other terms1
    • how can you say such a thing?1
  10. an event1
    • a funny thing happened on the way to the...1
  11. a persistent illogical feeling of desire or aversion1
    • he has a thing about seafood1
    • she has a thing about him1
  12. a special situation1
    • this thing has got to end1
    • it is a remarkable thing1

Wiktionary Translations for thing:

  1. that which is considered to exist as a separate entity, object, quality or concept
  1. Petit objet
  2. Ce qui fait qu’une chose est ou s’opère.
  3. Permet de désigner un objet, une idée, un concept ou une abstraction quelconque, sans avoir à l’identifier ou à le nommer
  4. objet qu’on ne veut pas nommer
  5. chose tangible et visible, concrète. Chose perceptible par la vue et le toucher. Chose, dans un sens indéterminé.
  6. Quelque chose dont on ne connaît pas le nom
  1. (familier, fr) Être compétent, bien connaître.

Cross Translation:
thing chose DingGegenstand, dessen Eigenschaften nicht nahe bezeichnen sind
thing truc Ding(Plural 2) junges Mädchen (umgangssprachlich)
thing chose Ding(Plural 2) fragwürdiges oder normwidriges Verhalten (euphemistisch)
thing donzelle; gosse Ding(Plural 1) Angelegenheit (verallgemeinernd)
thing pauvre petite; pauvre petit Hascherlumgangssprachlich (besonders süddeutsch, österreichisch): armes, bedauernswertes Wesen, Kind; ängstlicher Mensch
thing affaire; chose SacheDing, Gegenstand, Objekt
thing chose ding — voorwerp

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