Übersetzung von “best” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

best

adjectivebest /best/
better than all others
meilleur/-eure

the best song on the CD
la meilleure chanson sur le CD

The new method is best.
La nouvelle méthode est la meilleure.
sb's best friend
a person sb knows and likes most
le/la meilleur/-eure ami/amie de qqn
; see also good, better

best

adverbbest /bɛst/
more than others
le mieux , le plus

I liked Tim best.
Je préfère Tim.

Of the three songs, I know this one best.
Des trois chansons, celle-ci est celle que je connais le mieux.
in a better way than all others
le mieux

the method that works best
la méthode qui fonctionne le mieux
; see also well, better

best

noun best /bɛst/
the best
sb or sth that is better than all others
le/la meilleur/-eure

Of all the teams, they are the best.
De toutes les équipes, elle est la meilleure.
the most satisfactory situation
mieux

Most teachers just want the best for their students.
La plupart des enseignants veulent ce qu'il y a de mieux pour leurs étudiants.
the best of both worlds
the best aspects of two different situations
fam le beurre et l'argent du beurre , faire gagner sur les deux tableaux

Combining working at home and in the office gives me the best of both worlds.
Le fait de combiner le travail à domicile et au bureau me permet d'avoir le beurre et l'argent du beurre / de gagner sur les deux tableaux.
sb or sth that is better than all others
le/la meilleur/-eure

Of all the teams, they are the best.
De toutes les équipes, elle est la meilleure.
the most satisfactory situation
mieux

Most teachers just want the best for their students.
La plupart des enseignants veulent ce qu'il y a de mieux pour leurs étudiants.
the best of both worlds
the best aspects of two different situations
fam le beurre et l'argent du beurre , faire gagner sur les deux tableaux

Combining working at home and in the office gives me the best of both worlds.
Le fait de combiner le travail à domicile et au bureau me permet d'avoir le beurre et l'argent du beurre / de gagner sur les deux tableaux.
at best
looking at sth in the most positive way
au mieux

I'd call the movie "average" at best.
Au mieux, je qualifierais ce film de "moyen"
at sb's/sth's best
feeling as good as possible
au mieux de sa forme

I'm not at my best late at night.
Je ne suis pas au mieux de ma forme tard le soir.
do your best
to perform as well as you can
faire de son mieux

He didn't win, but he did his best.
Il n'a pas gagné mais il a fait de son mieux.
for the best
indicates that a bad thing has a good side
(pour le) mieux

She didn't make the team, but it was probably for the best.
Elle n'a pas été prise dans l'équipe mais c'était probablement mieux ainsi.
make the best of
to deal with a bad situation as well as you can
s'accommoder au mieux de qqch , tirer le meilleur parti de

We made the best of it, even though it rained.
Nous nous en sommes accommodés au mieux, même s'il a plu.

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

best

adjective, pronoun /best/

(something which is) good to the greatest extent

le/la meilleur/-eure
She wrote the best book on the subject
This is the best (that) I can do
She is my best friend
Which method is (the) best?
The flowers are at their best just now.
best man

a man who helps the bridegroom at a wedding.

garçon d’honneur
The best man was lookingafter the ring.
bestseller noun

something (usually a book) which sells very many copies

best-seller
Ernest Hemingway wrote several bestsellers.
the best part of

most of; nearly (all of)

la plupart de
I’ve read the best part of two hundred books on the subject.
do one’s best

to try as hard as possible

faire de son mieux
He did his best to be there on time.
for the best

intended to have the best results possible

pour le mieux
We don’t want to send our son away to school, but we’re doing it for the best.
get the best of

to win, or get some advantage from, (a fight, argument etc)

avoir le dessus
He was shouting a lot, but I think I got the best of the argument.
make the best of it

to do all one can to turn a failure etc into something successful

(s’)accommoder de
She is disappointed at not getting into university, but she’ll just have to make the best of it and find a job.

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