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Detailed Translations for beetle from English to French


beetle [the ~] noun

  1. the beetle (bug)
    le coléoptère; l'escarbot; le scarabée

Translation Matrix for beetle:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
coléoptère beetle; bug
escarbot beetle; bug
scarabée beetle; bug
- mallet
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- overhang
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- beetling
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
coléoptère sheath-winged

Related Words for "beetle":

  • beetles

Synonyms for "beetle":

Related Definitions for "beetle":

  1. jutting or overhanging1
    • beetle brows1
  2. insect having biting mouthparts and front wings modified to form horny covers overlying the membranous rear wings1
  3. a tool resembling a hammer but with a large head (usually wooden); used to drive wedges or ram down paving stones or for crushing or beating or flattening or smoothing1
  4. beat with a beetle1
  5. fly or go in a manner resembling a beetle1
    • He beetled up the staircase1
    • They beetled off home1
  6. be suspended over or hang over1
    • This huge rock beetles over the edge of the town1

Wiktionary Translations for beetle:

  1. insect
  1. Membre d’une famille d’insectes caractériser par des élytres protéger une paire d’ailes membraneuses, très légères, sillonnées de nervures, adapter au vol.
  2. Outil.
  3. Insecte coléoptère

Cross Translation:
beetle coléoptère; escarbot; scarabée KäferInsekt mit harten Vorderflügeln, mit Larven- und Puppenstadium (Ordnung Coleoptera)
beetle coccinelle Käfer — Von Ferdinand Porsche entwickelter leichter Pkw in der Form eines Marienkäfers

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