Detailed Translations for chain from English to French


chain [the ~] noun

  1. the chain (shackle; fetter; cuff)
    la chaîne; la menotte; l'entrave; le fers
  2. the chain (chainlet; circlet; ring; row)
    la chaîne; le collier; la chaînette; la séquence; le cycle; l'enchaînement
  3. the chain (series; sequence; concatenation; string; succession)
    la série
  4. the chain (necklace; chainlet)
    le collier; la chaîne
  5. the chain (store chain; commercial chain; multiple store; multiple shop business)
  6. the chain (cyclus; sequence; row)
    le cycle; la séquence; la série
  7. the chain (hawser; cable; rope; wire)
    le câble; la corde
  8. the chain (sequence; concentration; coming together; series)
    le succession; l'enchaînement; l'embranchement; l'addition
  9. the chain (multiple shop business; store chain; multiple store)

to chain verb (chains, chained, chaining)

  1. to chain (shackle; enchain)
    lier; saisir; prendre; joindre; enchaîner; captiver; passer les menottes; relier; ligoter
    • lier verb (lie, lies, lions, liez, )
    • saisir verb (saisis, saisit, saisissons, saisissez, )
    • prendre verb (prends, prend, prenons, prenez, )
    • joindre verb (joins, joint, joignons, joignez, )
    • enchaîner verb (enchaîne, enchaînes, enchaînons, enchaînez, )
    • captiver verb (captive, captives, captivons, captivez, )
    • relier verb (relie, relies, relions, reliez, )
    • ligoter verb (ligote, ligotes, ligotons, ligotez, )
  2. to chain (fetter; tie)
    • enchaîner verb (enchaîne, enchaînes, enchaînons, enchaînez, )

Conjugations for chain:

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

Translation Matrix for chain:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
addition chain; coming together; concentration; sequence; series account; addendum; adding up; addition; addition sum; addition to; additive; affix; appendage; appendix; bill; completion; count; extension; extra; fill up; filling; finishing; footing; invoice; joining up; new supply; note; padding; replenishment; report; score; stuffing; sum; supplement; total amount
chaîne chain; chainlet; circlet; cuff; fetter; necklace; ring; row; shackle T.V. channel; channel; necklace; network; skid chain; snow chain; string; warp; web
chaîne commerciale chain; commercial chain; multiple shop business; multiple store; store chain commercial chain
chaîne de magasins chain; commercial chain; multiple shop business; multiple store; store chain
chaînette chain; chainlet; circlet; ring; row
collier chain; chainlet; circlet; necklace; ring; row bridle; collar; gear; harness; leash; necklace; tackling
corde cable; chain; hawser; rope; wire chord; cord; cotton; file; flex; guy-rope; line; rank; rope; row; string; stripe; thread; yarn
cycle chain; chainlet; circlet; cyclus; ring; row; sequence age; bicycle; bike; circular course; cycle; development stage; epoch; era; period; phase; push-bike; row; sequence; series; stage; tick; two-wheeler
câble cable; chain; hawser; rope; wire board; board of directors; board of managers; cable; committee; cord; direction; file; flex; lead; line; management; rank; ripcord; row; stripe; supervision; wire
embranchement chain; coming together; concentration; sequence; series bifurcation; branching; confluence; cross-roads; crossing; crossroads; crossways; division; exit; fork; fork of a road; header; intersection; junction; manifold; ramification; road junction; sidetrack; siding; splitting; subdivision; three forked road
enchaînement chain; chainlet; circlet; coming together; concentration; ring; row; sequence; series chaining; circuit; connection; gear change; linking; necklace
entrave chain; cuff; fetter; shackle bar; barrier; block; blockage; hampering; hindrance; impediment; impeding; interfering with; manacle; obstacle; obstruction; shackle; stonewalling; stumbling block; thwarting; trouble
fers chain; cuff; fetter; shackle
grande surface chain; commercial chain; multiple shop business; multiple store; store chain
joindre welding
magasin à succursales multiples chain; commercial chain; multiple shop business; multiple store; store chain chain store; multiple company; multiple shop business; multiple store; store chain
menotte chain; cuff; fetter; shackle handcuffs; manacles
succession chain; coming together; concentration; sequence; series bequest; estate; heirloom; hereditament; heritage; inheritance; legacy; legate; sequence; succession
séquence chain; chainlet; circlet; cyclus; ring; row; sequence cycle; row; sequence; series
série chain; concatenation; cyclus; row; sequence; series; string; succession cycle; gamma; gamut; row; scale; sequence; series; spectrum; succession
- chain of mountains; chemical chain; concatenation; mountain chain; mountain range; range; range of mountains; strand; string
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
captiver chain; enchain; shackle captivate; enchant; enthral; enthrall; fascinate; intrigue; obsess
enchaîner chain; enchain; fetter; shackle; tie apprehend; arrange; arrest; assort; attach; captivate; clamp; combine; connect; couple; detain; enchant; enthral; enthrall; fascinate; fetter; group; handcuff; hijack; hold; imprison; intrigue; join; kidnap; link; link up; make a match; pander; pick up; seize; select; shackle; shunt; sift; sort out
joindre chain; enchain; shackle add; add to; add up; append; assemble; attach; bind together; bridge; bundle; combine; conform; connect; count in; couple; follow; forgather; fuse; fuze; gather; get together; give along with; go together; go with; include; join; join together; lay next to each other; link; make a match; meet; meet each other; melt together; merge; pander; place beside; put through; see each other; send along with; send with; unite; visit; weld
lier chain; enchain; shackle affix; attach; attach to; bind; bind fast; bind together; bind up; binding; bookbinding; bridge; button; button up; captivate; combine; confirm; connect; enchant; enter; enter into; enthral; enthrall; fascinate; fasten; fasten to a rope; fix; interlink; intrigue; join; knot; lash; link; moor; pinion; secure; tie; tie on; tie on to; tie together; tie up
ligoter chain; enchain; shackle bind; bind fast; bind up; binding; bookbinding; captivate; enchant; enthral; enthrall; fascinate; fasten; intrigue; join; pinion; tie; tie up
passer les menottes chain; enchain; shackle captivate; clamp; enchant; enthral; enthrall; fascinate; fetter; handcuff; intrigue; shackle
prendre chain; enchain; shackle absorb; accept; accept a gift; annex; apprehend; arrest; bear a grudge; bear malice; begin; blame; blame someone of; cadge; captivate; capture; catch; caught; choose; clamp; clasp; clutch; collar; collect; come round for; commence; conquer; deprive; detain; discredit; dive in; drag; employ; enchant; enthral; enthrall; expropriate; fall to; fascinate; fetch; filch; gather; get hold of; get hold of something; get one's hands on; get something; glean; go thieving; grab; grasp; grip; handle; harbour a grudge; hold; imprison; intrigue; lap up; lay one's hands on; make inaccessible; make off with; make use of; nick; obtain; occupy; overcome by; pick; pick out; pick up; pilfer; pinch; practice; practise; prefer; purloin; rancor; rancour; reach; rebuke; receive; receive for one's portion; recruit; reprimand; reproach; rob; root; rout; rummage about; scratch; secure; seize; seize upon; select; serve oneself; set in motion; set up; single out; sip up; slave away; slog away; snatch; snatch away; snitch; snout; sort out; start; start to; steal; stick; strike up; swipe; take; take along; take away; take hold of; take in; take off; take on; take possession of; take up; take upon oneself; toil and moil; trap; undertake; use; utilise; utilize; yearn
relier chain; enchain; shackle attach; bind; bind fast; bind together; bind up; bridge; captivate; connect; couple; enchant; enthral; enthrall; fascinate; fasten; interlink; intrigue; join; link; make a match; pander; pinion; tie; tie together; tie up
saisir chain; enchain; shackle apprehend; arrest; be on to; captivate; capture; catch; catch on the way; clamp; clasp; clutch; comprehend; confiscate; contain; detain; dive in; enchant; enclose with the hands; enthral; enthrall; fall to; fascinate; get; get hold of; get one's hands on; get to know; grab; grasp; grip; hold; imprison; intercept; intrigue; lay one's hands on; look through; obtain; overcome by; pick up; realise; realize; receive; receive for one's portion; rumble to; see through; seize; seize upon; serve oneself; strike; take; take hold of; take in custody; take prisoner; trap; understand
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
enchaînement text flow
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- chain up

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Related Definitions for "chain":

  1. a series of (usually metal) rings or links fitted into one another to make a flexible ligament1
  2. a necklace made by a stringing objects together1
  3. anything that acts as a restraint1
  4. a linked or connected series of objects1
    • a chain of daisies1
  5. (business) a number of similar establishments (stores or restaurants or banks or hotels or theaters) under one ownership1
  6. a series of things depending on each other as if linked together1
    • the chain of command1
  7. (chemistry) a series of linked atoms (generally in an organic molecule)1
  8. a series of hills or mountains1
  9. a unit of length1
  10. fasten or secure with chains1
  11. connect or arrange into a chain by linking1

Wiktionary Translations for chain:

  1. to be chained to another data item
  2. to fasten with a chain
  3. to link together
  1. number of atoms in a series, which combine to form a molecule
  2. series of interconnected things
  3. series of stores or businesses with the same brand name
  4. series of interconnected rings or links
  1. Succession d’anneaux enserrés
  2. (figuré) Enchainement, continuité succession
  3. commerce|nocat=1 Groupement de sociétés

Cross Translation:
chain entrave; lien Fessel — meist bandförmiges Mittel zum Verschnüren und Festbinden von Personen
chain chaîne KetteReihe aus beweglich, ineinandergefügten Glied
chain attacher fesseln — jemanden (an etwas) festbinden und damit bewegungsunfähig machen

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