Übersetzung von “center” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

center

noun countable center /ˈsɛntər/
the middle of sth
centre masculine

the center of the circle
le centre du cercle

in the center of the building
dans le centre de l'immeuble
the main place of a particular activity in a country
centre masculine

the country's cultural center
le centre culturel du pays

the center of banking and industry
le centre bancaire et industriel
a building where a particular activity happens
centre masculine

a shopping center
un centre commercial

a community center
un centre communautaire

the Center for Immigration Studies
le centre d'études sur l'immigration
the main focus
centre masculine
the center of attention
the person everyone is watching
le centre d'intérêt

She loves to be the center of attention.
Elle adore être le centre d'intérêt.
at the center of sth
being the main focus of attention
au centre masculine/cœur masculine de

the politicians at the center of the scandal
les politiciens au cœur du scandale
the center
singular a political position that is neither far left nor far right
le centre

center

verb transitive center /ˈsɛntər/
to put in a middle position
centrer

Center the vase on the table.
Centre le vase sur la table.

center around/on

verb phrasal center around/on [ ˈsɛntər əˌraʊnd/ˌɒn, ˌɔn ]
to make sth the main focus
se concentrer sur

Most of the talk centered around wedding plans.
Le gros de la conversation s'est concentré sur les projets de mariage.

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