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Detailed Translations for compose from English to French


to compose verb (composes, composed, composing)

  1. to compose (build up; construct; build)
    construire; fonder; bâtir; édifier; ériger; lancer
    • construire verb (construis, construit, construisons, construisez, )
    • fonder verb (fonde, fondes, fondons, fondez, )
    • bâtir verb (bâtis, bâtit, bâtissons, bâtissez, )
    • édifier verb (édifie, édifies, édifions, édifiez, )
    • ériger verb (érige, ériges, érigeons, érigez, )
    • lancer verb (lance, lances, lançons, lancez, )
  2. to compose (set to music)
    composer; mettre en musique
    • composer verb (compose, composes, composons, composez, )
  3. to compose
    • composer verb (compose, composes, composons, composez, )
  4. to compose
    – To create an object, such as an email message. 1
    • composer verb (compose, composes, composons, composez, )

Conjugations for compose:

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

Translation Matrix for compose:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
lancer raising; throwing up
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bâtir build; build up; compose; construct add; add new buildings; add on to; build; build on; build out; erect; establish; expand; extend; raise; set up
composer compose; set to music dial; set the tone
construire build; build up; compose; construct add; add new buildings; add on to; arrange; assemble; build; build out; conceptualise; conceptualize; construct; create; design; erect; establish; expand; extend; fit; instal; install; invent; lay; make; manufacture; place; prepare; put together; raise; set up; swell; widen
fonder build; build up; compose; construct arrange; base; colonise; colonize; develop; earthen; establish; explore; found; ground; lay the foundations; open up; prospect; raise; scan; settle; tune
lancer build; build up; compose; construct arrange; be off; begin; break; break into; bring in; bring up; broach; broach a subject; cast; come forward with; commence; cough up; cut into; drop; fling; fly; get under way; heave; herald; hurl; initiate; intimate; introduce; introduce somebody to; launch; open; pitch; postulate; prompt; propose; publish; put forward; put on the table; raise; release; ring in; rocket; set in motion; set up; shatter; start; start to; strike up; suggest; take off; take on; throw; throw down; throw in; throw in the air; throw off; throw on the ground; throw up; throw upward; toss in the air; toss up; turn out; undertake
mettre en musique compose; set to music
édifier build; build up; compose; construct arrange; build; erect; establish; found; ground; lay the foundations; raise; set up; tune
ériger build; build up; compose; construct arrange; build; erect; establish; found; ground; lay the foundations; raise; set up; tune
- compile; draw up; frame; indite; pen; write
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- add components together
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
composer dial

Related Words for "compose":

Synonyms for "compose":

Related Definitions for "compose":

  1. make up plans or basic details for2
  2. put together out of existing material2
  3. produce a literary work2
    • She composed a poem2
  4. write music2
    • Beethoven composed nine symphonies2
  5. calm (someone, especially oneself); make quiet2
    • She had to compose herself before she could reply to this terrible insult2
  6. form the substance of2
    • Greed and ambition composed his personality2
  7. To create an object, such as an email message.1

Wiktionary Translations for compose:

  1. to construct by mental labor; to think up
  2. to make up the whole; to constitute
  3. to make something by merging parts
  1. mettre ensemble.
  2. former un tout de l’assemblage de plusieurs parties, parler des choses physiques et des choses morales.
  3. approcher deux choses l’une contre l’autre, en sorte qu’elles se toucher ou qu’elles se tenir.
  4. mettre par écrit, en bon ordre, dans un style clair et convenable, des lois, des règlements, des décisions, des résolutions prises dans une assemblée, ou les matériaux d’un ouvrage, ou les idées fournir en commun pour quelque écrire
  5. Créer une représentation à l’aide de symboles

Cross Translation:
compose composer samenstellen — meerdere uitgekozen zaken tot een geheel maken
compose composer komponierenMusik, (transitiv) ein Musikstück erstellen
compose arranger; organiser komponieren — (transitiv) (kunstvoll) aus Einzelteilen nach bestimmten Regeln zusammenstellen und anordnen