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Detailed Translations for strand from English to French


strand [the ~] nom

  1. the strand
    le fil de caret
  2. the strand (shore; bank)
    – the land along the edge of a body of water 1
    la berge; la rive

Translation Matrix for strand:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
berge bank; shore; strand bank; embankment; incline; shore; slope; talus; waterfront
fil de caret strand boatswain's locker; cable-tier
rive bank; shore; strand bank; embankment; flank; horizon; river-bank; river-side; riverside; shore; side; waterfront; wing
- chain; fibril; filament; string
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- ground; maroon; run aground

Related Words for "strand":

  • stranded, strands

Synonyms for "strand":

Related Definitions for "strand":

  1. a necklace made by a stringing objects together1
    • a strand of pearls1
  2. line consisting of a complex of fibers or filaments that are twisted together to form a thread or a rope or a cable1
  3. a pattern forming a unity within a larger structural whole1
    • he tried to pick up the strands of his former life1
    • I could hear several melodic strands simultaneously1
  4. a poetic term for a shore (as the area periodically covered and uncovered by the tides)1
  5. a very slender natural or synthetic fiber1
  6. bring to the ground1
  7. drive (a vessel) ashore1
  8. leave stranded or isolated with little hope of rescue1

Wiktionary Translations for strand:

  1. beach
  2. each of strings that make up yarn, rope or cord
  1. to run aground
  2. to leave someone in a difficult situation
  1. Toute petite partie de certaines choses longues et minces (2)
  2. Petite corde dont on se sert ordinairement pour lier des paquets
  3. terrain uni et sablonneux le long de la mer ou d’une grande rivière.
  4. assemblage de plusieurs fils de caret tourner ensemble, qui font partie d’une corde, d’un câble.

Cross Translation:
strand échouer stranden — (intransitiv) (mit einem Schiff) auf Strand laufen