Übersetzung von “anchor” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


noun countable anchor /ˈæŋkər/
a weight to stop ships floating away
ancre feminine

to drop anchor
jeter l'ancre
( anchorman, anchorwoman ) a person who reads the news on television
présentateur/-trice masculine-feminine

the anchor on the local nightly news
le présentateur du journal local du soir


verb anchor /ˈæŋkər/
intransitive to drop an anchor in order to hold a boat in place
jeter l'ancre , ancrer

a ship anchored a mile off the coast
un navire ancré à un mille au large de la côte
transitive to read the news on television

She anchors a national news show.
Elle présente un journal national.
transitive to attach sth to prevent any movement

pegs to anchor the tent
des piquets pour arrimer la tente

(Übersetzung von “anchor” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


noun /ˈӕŋkə/

something, usually a heavy piece of metal with points which dig into the sea-bed, used to hold a boat in one position.


something that holds someone or something steady.

anchorage /-ridʒ/ noun

a place which is safe, or used, for anchoring boats

a sheltered anchorage.
at anchor

(of a ship) anchored

à l’ancre
The ship lay at anchor in the bay.

(Übersetzung von “anchor” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)