Die Übersetzung von "action" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /ˈӕkʃən/

something done

Action, not talking, is necessary if we are to defeat the enemy
Take action immediately
The firemen are ready to go into action.


Tennis needs a good wrist action.

a legal case

action (en justice)
He brought an action for divorce against his wife.

the events (of a play, film etc)

The action of the play takes place on an island.

a battle; fighting

He was killed in action
Our troops fought an action against the enemy.
in action

doing what something is designed to

en état de marche
I would like to see the machine in action.
out of action

not working

hors d’usage
My car’s out of action this week because it’s being repaired.

(Die Übersetzung von "action" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)