Übersetzung von “brush” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

brush

nounbrush /brʌʃ/
countable an object with stiff hairs used for painting, cleaning, making hair neat, etc.
brosse feminine

a hair brush
une brosse à cheveux

a scrubbing/paint brush
une brosse dure / un pinceau
singular a light touch
frôlement masculine

the light brush of the wind on her face
le léger souffle du vent sur son visage
a brush with
a brief experience of sth unpleasant
accrochage masculine

a brush with the police
un accrochage avec la police

brush

verbbrush /brʌʃ/
transitive to clean or neaten with a brush
brosser

to brush your hair/teeth
se brosser les cheveux/dents
transitive ( brush against,) to touch lightly
frôler

She felt his leg brush against hers.
Elle a senti sa jambe frôler la sienne.

brush aside

verb phrasal brush aside [ ˈbrʌʃ əˈsaɪd ]
to treat as unimportant or incorrect
ignorer

to brush aside concerns over pollution
ignorer les inquiétudes concernant la pollution

brush up on

verb phrasalbrush up on [ ˈbrʌʃ ˈʌp ˌɒn, ˌɔn ]
to practice in order to improve
rafraîchir

I'll brush up on my Italian.
Je vais rafraîchir mon italien.

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

brush

noun /braʃ/

an object with bristles, wire, hair etc for cleaning, scrubbing etc

brosse
He picked up the brush and began to sweep the floor.

an act of brushing.

brossage
He gave his coat a good brush.

a disagreement

ennuis (avec)
She had a slight brush with the law when a policeman stopped her for speeding.

a bushy tail of a fox.

queue
brush aside

to pay no attention to

balayer
She brushed aside my objections.
brush away

to wipe off

essuyer
She brushed away a tear.
brush up (with on)

to refresh one’s knowledge of (eg a language)

réviser
He brushed up his Spanish before he went on holiday.
give ( get the brush-off)

to reject or be rejected abruptly.

(se faire) envoyer promener
She gave him the brush-off after he’d asked her out on a date.

brush

verb

to remove (dust etc) by sweeping with a brush

balayer
I need to brush the floor.

to make tidy by using a brush

brosser
Brush your hair!

to touch lightly in passing

frôler
The leaves brushed her face.

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