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Detailed Translations for friction from English to French


friction [the ~] noun

  1. the friction (controversy)
    la friction; le frottement; l'heurt
  2. the friction

Translation Matrix for friction:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
consonne fricative friction
friction controversy; friction
frottement controversy; friction scrubbing; scrubbing work; strain; tenseness; tension; tightness
heurt controversy; friction argument; blow; buffer; bump; bumper; clout; collision; conflict; crash; difference of opinion; disagreement; discord; dispute; hit; jab; labyrinth; maze; nudge; punch; push; quaking; quarrel; quivering; row; shake; shaking; shove; smash; struggle; thrust; trembling; wallop; whopper; wrestle
- clash; detrition; rubbing
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- discord; wear

Related Words for "friction":

  • frictions

Synonyms for "friction":

Related Definitions for "friction":

  1. effort expended in moving one object over another with pressure1
  2. the resistance encountered when one body is moved in contact with another1
  3. a state of conflict between persons1

Wiktionary Translations for friction:

  1. A force that resists the relative motion or tendency to such motion of two bodies in contact
  2. conflict
  3. The rubbing of one object or surface against another
  1. frottement que l’on fait sur quelque partie du corps, à sec ou autrement, avec les mains, avec une brosse, avec de la flanelle, etc., pour activer la circulation, calmer une douleur, etc.

Cross Translation:
friction friction FriktionFremdwort für Reiberei
friction frottement; friction ReibungPhysik, nur Singular: Kraft, die einer Relativbewegung zweier berührender Körper auf Grund deren Berührung entgegenwirkt