Detailed Translations for towering from English to French


Translation Matrix for towering:

AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- eminent; lofty; soaring
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- colossal; sky-high
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
colossal lofty; mile-high; mountaineous; sky-high; towering at large extent; big; colossal; considerable; conspicuous; enormous; gigantic; great; huge; immense; large; notable; out of proportion; remarkable; respectable; striking; stupendous; substantial; tall; to a huge extent; tremendous; vast; very large
haut comme une montagne mountainous; towering
qui s'élève jusqu'au ciel mile-high; mountaineous; sky-high; towering
s'élèvant au ciel lofty; mile-high; sky-high; towering
très haut lofty; mile-high; mountaineous; sky-high; towering aloud; boisterous; clamorous; loud; loudly; noisy; out loud
énorme mile-high; mountaineous; mountainous; sky-high; towering abundant; amazing; ample; amply; astonishing; astounding; at large extent; big; colossal; comprehensive; considerable; conspicuous; copious; detailed; elaborate; enormous; enormously; extensive; formidable; gigantic; great; gross; huge; immense; immensely; large; large as life; lavish; lengthy; life size; marvellous; marvelous; memorable; mighty; miraculous; momentous; notable; out of proportion; plentifull; powerful; remarkable; respectable; rich; startling; striking; stupendous; substantial; surprising; tall; telling; terrible; titanic; to a huge extent; tremendous; vast; very large; wide; widespread; wonderful

Related Words for "towering":

Synonyms for "towering":

Related Definitions for "towering":

  1. of imposing height; especially standing out above others1
    • towering icebergs1


tower [the ~] noun

  1. the tower (turret)
    la tourelle; la tour

to tower verb (towers, towered, towering)

  1. to tower (rise above; tower above; rise)
    dépasser; dominer; surpasser
    • dépasser verb (dépasse, dépasses, dépassons, dépassez, )
    • dominer verb (domine, domines, dominons, dominez, )
    • surpasser verb (surpasse, surpasses, surpassons, surpassez, )

Conjugations for tower:

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

Translation Matrix for tower:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
tour tower; turret ability; adroitness; agility; art; avenue; castle-tower; circle; dealing with; dexterity; distance; drive; excursion; expedition; feat; game; gimmick; go; hike; hiking tour; inversion; journey; knack; lathe; making one's round; march; orbit; outing; passage; path; prank; promenade; ramble; reach; revolution; ring; road; rotation; round; shenanigan; short walk; silly trick; skill; skyscraper; sleight of hand; small circle; stretch; stroll; tour; tour of inspection; tower block; track; trail; tramp; trick; trip; turn; voyage; walk; way
tourelle tower; turret gun-turret; turret; turret-head
- column; pillar; towboat; tug; tugboat
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
dominer rise; rise above; tower; tower above be the one in control; bring to submission; bring under control; check; control; crush; curb; develop; dominate; exercise authority; exert power; grow; grow up; have the upper hand; keep back; keep in control; keep under control; moderate; order; overcome; overpower; overwhelm; predominate; prevail; pulverise; pulverize; recant; reign; restrain; retract; revoke; rise; rub fine; rule; subdue; subject; suppress; take back; take possession of something; tame; withhold
dépasser rise; rise above; tower; tower above bloom; blossom; exceed; excel; grow into; move past; outbid; outgrow; overtake; pass; ride past; sail past; surpass; transcend
surpasser rise; rise above; tower; tower above be superior to; exceed; excel; outbid; outstrip; rise above; surpass; tower above; transcend
- hulk; loom; predominate

Related Words for "tower":

Synonyms for "tower":

Related Definitions for "tower":

  1. a structure taller than its diameter; can stand alone or be attached to a larger building1
  2. a powerful small boat designed to pull or push larger ships1
  3. anything that approximates the shape of a column or tower1
    • a tower of dust rose above the horizon1
  4. appear very large or occupy a commanding position1

Wiktionary Translations for tower:

  1. structure
  2. Tarot card
  1. (architecture) Construction élevée, cylindrique, carrée ou polygonale

Cross Translation:
tower tour TurmArchitektur: hohes, schlankes, freistehendes Gebäude