Detailed Translations for bend from English to French


to bend verb (bends, bended, bending)

  1. to bend (bow)
    fléchir; arquer; recourber; cambrer; courber; déjeter
    • fléchir verb (fléchis, fléchit, fléchissons, fléchissez, )
    • arquer verb (arque, arques, arquons, arquez, )
    • recourber verb (recourbe, recourbes, recourbons, recourbez, )
    • cambrer verb (cambre, cambres, cambrons, cambrez, )
    • courber verb (courbe, courbes, courbons, courbez, )
    • déjeter verb
  2. to bend (sag; give way)
    fléchir; courber; céder; s'affaisser
    • fléchir verb (fléchis, fléchit, fléchissons, fléchissez, )
    • courber verb (courbe, courbes, courbons, courbez, )
    • céder verb (cède, cèdes, cédons, cédez, )
  3. to bend (turn back; change)
    infléchir; courber; plier; économiser; replier; incurver
    • infléchir verb (infléchis, infléchit, infléchissons, infléchissez, )
    • courber verb (courbe, courbes, courbons, courbez, )
    • plier verb (plie, plies, plions, pliez, )
    • économiser verb (économise, économises, économisons, économisez, )
    • replier verb (replie, replies, replions, repliez, )
    • incurver verb
  4. to bend
    altérer; changer; renverser; modifier
    • altérer verb (altère, altères, altérons, altérez, )
    • changer verb (change, changes, changeons, changez, )
    • renverser verb (renverse, renverses, renversons, renversez, )
    • modifier verb (modifie, modifies, modifions, modifiez, )
  5. to bend (warp)

Conjugations for bend:

  1. bend
  2. bend
  3. bends
  4. bend
  5. bend
  6. bend
simple past
  1. bended
  2. bended
  3. bended
  4. bended
  5. bended
  6. bended
present perfect
  1. have bended
  2. have bended
  3. has bended
  4. have bended
  5. have bended
  6. have bended
past continuous
  1. was bending
  2. were bending
  3. was bending
  4. were bending
  5. were bending
  6. were bending
  1. shall bend
  2. will bend
  3. will bend
  4. shall bend
  5. will bend
  6. will bend
continuous present
  1. am bending
  2. are bending
  3. is bending
  4. are bending
  5. are bending
  6. are bending
  1. be bended
  2. be bended
  3. be bended
  4. be bended
  5. be bended
  6. be bended
  1. bend!
  2. let's bend!
  3. bended
  4. bending
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

bend [the ~] noun

  1. the bend (curve; curvature; camber)
    la courbe; le courbement
  2. the bend (turn; curve)
    la courbe; le tournant; la rondeur; la bibine; la courbure
  3. the bend (curve)
    la boucle; la courbe; l'inclinaison; la sinuosité; le coude; le virage; le tournant; l'inclination; la flexion

Translation Matrix for bend:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bibine bend; curve; turn caboodle; mayhem; mess; rubbish; trash
boucle bend; curve belt-clasp; buckle; coil; continuous loop; curl; curl of hair; curling lock; joint; kink; lock; lock of hair; loop; looping; ringlet; slip knot; spiral; tag; torsion; twist; twisting
coude bend; curve elbow
courbe bend; camber; curvature; curve; turn arch; camber; curvature; curve; vaulting
courbement bend; camber; curvature; curve
courbure bend; curve; turn bow; camber; crookedness; wryness
flexion bend; curve bow; curtsy; declension; tribute
inclinaison bend; curve bending; inclination; shear; skew; twisting
inclination bend; curve affection; bending; choice; descent; fancy; fondness; frame of mind; humor; humour; inclination; incline; liking; mood; preference; ramp; slip; slope; taste; temper; tendency; tenderness; tenor; trend; twisting
rondeur bend; curve; turn camber; curving; rounding; roundness; tribute
sinuosité bend; curve
tournant bend; curve; turn changing of the times; revolution; rot-gut; rotation; rubbish; trash
virage bend; curve curve; rot-gut; rubbish; swerve; trash; turn
- bend dexter; bending; crease; crimp; crook; curve; flexure; fold; plication; turn; twist
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
altérer bend alter; amend; change; change for; convert; create; distort; exchange; interchange; invent; make; modify; reform; reshape; review; revise; rewrite; shunt; swap; switch; swop; trade; transform; twist; vary
arquer bend; bow
cambrer bend; bow bow in honour; curve
changer bend alter; barter; change; change for; change over; convert; create; exchange; interchange; invent; make; mix; modify; reappoint; redevelop; reform; remodel; renew; renovate; reorganise; reorganize; replace; reshape; resume; reverse; rewrite; shift; shunt; stop over; substitute; swap; switch; swop; trade; trade in; transform; transpose; turn; vary
courber bend; bow; change; give way; sag; turn back arch; bow; bow in honour; curve; incline; tend to; wrench; wring out
céder bend; give way; sag accede; admit; admit the truth; bestow; budge; capitulate; cede; collapse; come off worst; give; give a present; give in to; give up; grant; hand oneself in; hand oneself over to; lose ground; make way for; offer; submit; taste defeat; yield; yield to
déjeter bend; bow
fléchir bend; bow; give way; sag arch; bow in honour; curve; double; fold down; incline; tend to; wrench; wring out
incurver bend; change; turn back
infléchir bend; change; turn back
modifier bend alter; amend; barter; change; convert; create; differentiate; edit; exchange; interchange; invent; make; modify; nuance; reform; remodel; reorganise; reorganize; reshape; reverse; review; revise; rewrite; swap; switch; trade in; transform; transpose; vary
plier bend; change; turn back arch; bow; bow in honour; curve; double; fold; fold down; fold in two; fold open; fold out; fold over; fold up; incline; spread out; tend to; unfold; wrench; wring out
recourber bend; bow arch; bow; curve; incline; tend to; wrench; wring out
renverser bend alter; be a failure; be overthrown; blow down; bowl over; bring down; change; drive over; fall; go back; hit over; jump down; knock down; knock over; modify; overthrow; overturn; pull down; push over; recast; reform; refound; reshape; return; rewrite; run over; somersault; take a nosedive; throw over; tip over; topple; topple over; tumble; turn around; upend; upset
replier bend; change; turn back fold; fold in; fold up
s'affaisser bend; give way; sag buckle; bulge out; cave in; collapse; drop; fall; give way; prolapse; sag; sink; sink in; subside; tumble
se déformer bend; warp become deformed; bulge; bulge out; grow out of shape; grow together; sag
se tourmenter bend; warp
économiser bend; change; turn back bank; be economical; collect; cut down; economise; economize; gather together; glean; have left; horde; manage economically; moderate; pick up; put money in the bank; save; save up; spare; use less
- bow; crouch; deflect; deform; flex; stoop; turn; turn away; twist
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
modifier change
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
courbe curvilinear
tournant revolving; rotating; turning

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Related Definitions for "bend":

  1. curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.)1
  2. diagonal line traversing a shield from the upper right corner to the lower left1
  3. movement that causes the formation of a curve1
  4. a circular segment of a curve1
    • a bend in the road1
  5. an angular or rounded shape made by folding1
    • a bend of his elbow1
  6. cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form1
    • bend the rod1
  7. bend a joint1
    • bend your knees1
  8. change direction1
    • The road bends1
  9. turn from a straight course, fixed direction, or line of interest1
  10. form a curve1
    • The stick does not bend1
  11. bend one's back forward from the waist on down1

Wiktionary Translations for bend:

  1. to cause to shape into a curve
  1. marine|fr région|Manche ajust.
  2. Nœud (2)
  3. Ligne dont la direction change de façon continue
  1. rendre courbe.
  2. Faire ployer, courber.
  3. mettre dans une situation oblique, par rapport au plan de l’horizon.
  4. courber, ployer.
  5. Courber, fléchir
  6. fléchir, courber.

Cross Translation:
bend nœud Knoten — fest verschlungener Teil eines Fadens oder Seils
bend virage Kurve — nicht geradlinig verlaufender Teil eines Verkehrsträgers
bend barre Schrägbalken — diagonaler Balken in einem Wappen
bend décliner beugen — (transitiv) biegen, krümmen
bend courber biegen — (transitiv): einen Gegenstand so verformen, dass sich die Krümmung des Gegenstands ändern
bend pencher; s’incliner neigen — in Schräglage geraten; schräg werden
bend céder; courber doorbuigen — tot een boog vervormen door een opgelegd gewicht
bend courber; plier buigen — krommend vervormen

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