Übersetzung von “between” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


prepositionbetween /bɪˈtwin/
in a position in the middle of two things or people

She's standing between her sisters.
Elle se tient debout entre ses sœurs.

a piece of paper between two books
un norceau de papier entre deux livres
in between

the state in between Massachusetts and Maine
l'état entre le Massachusetts et le Maine
indicates the starting and ending points

The crime happened between 3 and 4 a.m.
Le crime est survenu entre 3 et 4 heures du matin.

people between the ages of 65 and 80
les personnes entre les âges de 65 et 80 ans

the bus service between Washington and Philadelphia
le service de bus entre Washington et Philadelphie
indicates two people or things doing sth together

the game between the Tigers and the Rockets
le match entre les Tigers et les Rockets
indicates two things being compared or related

What's the difference between a meteor and a comet?
Quelle est la différence entre un météore et une comète ?

the relationship between the stock market and the economy
le rapport entre le marché financier et l'économie
indicates the way sth is divided

He split the money 50-50 between his sons.
Il a partagé l'argent moitié-moitié entre ses fils.

We divided the cake between us.
Nous avons partagé le gâteau entre nous.
; see also among
indicates two choices

I can't decide between the steak and the chicken.
Je n'arrive pas à me décider entre le steak et le poulet.
(just) between you and me/(just) between us
emphasizes sth is secret
entre nous

Between you and me, there's a big surprise tonight.
Soit dit entre nous, il y aura une grosse surprise ce soir.


adverbbetween [ bɪˈtwin ]
indicates a place, a time, or a position in the middle of two others
entre les deux , au milieu

two walls with flowers growing between
deux murs avec des fleurs poussant au milieu
in between
entre les deux , au milieu

Los Angeles, San Francisco and the smaller cities in between
Los Angeles, San Francisco et les petites villes entre les deux

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


preposition /biˈtwiːn/

in, to, through or across the space dividing two people, places, times etc

There was a gap of about a foot between the car and the pavement
We’re expecting her to arrive between 2 o’clock and 2.30
You should not eat between meals.

concerning the relationship of two things or people

Children need to learn the difference between right and wrong.

by the combined action of; working together

à (eux, elles) deux
They managed it between them.

part to one (person or thing), part to (the other)

entre (vous)
Divide the chocolate between you.
between you and me / between ourselves

in confidence

entre nous, de vous à moi
Between you and me, I think he’s rather nice.
between is usually used for two. among is usually used for more than two.

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