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Detailed Translations for spiral from English to French


spiral [the ~] noun

  1. the spiral (coil)
    la spirale
  2. the spiral (loop; slip knot; tag; )
    la boucle
  3. the spiral (spiral form)

Translation Matrix for spiral:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
boucle coil; joint; kink; loop; looping; slip knot; spiral; tag; torsion; twist; twisting belt-clasp; bend; buckle; continuous loop; curl; curl of hair; curling lock; curve; lock; lock of hair; loop; looping; ringlet
forme de spirale spiral; spiral form
spirale coil; spiral curl; ringlet
- coil; helix; volute; whorl
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- coil; corkscrew; gyrate
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- coiling; helical; spiraling; turbinate; volute; voluted; whorled
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- helical curve; helical line; helix; intra-uterine contraceptive device; screw line; whorl
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
en forme de spirale screw-shaped; spiral; spiral-shaped; spiroid
en spirale screw-shaped; spiral; spiral-shaped; spiroid
en vrille spiral; spiral-shaped; spiroid
hélicoïdal screw-shaped; spiral
spiralé screw-shaped; spiral

Related Words for "spiral":

  • spirals, spirally

Synonyms for "spiral":

Related Definitions for "spiral":

  1. in the shape of a coil1
  2. flying downward in a helical path with a large radius1
  3. a structure consisting of something wound in a continuous series of loops1
  4. ornament consisting of a curve on a plane that winds around a center with an increasing distance from the center1
  5. a continuously accelerating change in the economy1
  6. a plane curve traced by a point circling about the center but at increasing distances from the center1
  7. a curve that lies on the surface of a cylinder or cone and cuts the element at a constant angle1
  8. to wind or move in a spiral course1
  9. move in a spiral or zigzag course1
  10. form a spiral1
    • The path spirals up the mountain1

Wiktionary Translations for spiral:

  1. geometry
  1. Qui a la forme d’une spirale.
  1. Traductions à trier suivant le sens
  1. (Figuré) Spirale, tourbillon, d'un fluide, fumée, brume, etc.

Cross Translation:
spiral spirale spiraal — een kromme lijn

Related Translations for spiral