Übersetzung von “certain” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

certain

adjectivecertain /ˈsɜrtn/
without any doubt
certain/-aine

I'm certain that I saw her leave.
Je suis certain de l'avoir vu partir.

You're certain about that?
Tu es sûr de ça ?
not certain what/why/where etc.
not sure about sth
qui ne sait pas avec certitude ce que / pourquoi / où etc.

not certain why she asked me
je ne sais pas avec certitude pourquoi elle me l'a demandé
absolutely sure to happen or to be true
certain/-aine

She feels the horse is certain to win.
Elle sent que le cheval va gagner à coup sûr.

certain death
mort certaine
(always before n) a particular thing that is not described in detail
certain/-aine

a plant that grows only in certain climates
une plante qui pousse seulement sous certains climats

It takes a certain type of person to do this.
Il faut être un certain type de personne pour faire cela.

A certain amount of knowledge is needed.
Il faut un certain degré de connaissance.
make certain
to do sth to be sure sth happens or is true
s'assurer de/que

I made certain (that) all the doors were locked.
Je me suis assuré que toutes les portes étaient fermées à clé.

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

certain

adjective /ˈsəːtn/

true or without doubt

certain
It’s certain that the world is round.

sure

certain
I’m certain he’ll come
He is certain to forget
Being late is a certain way of losing one’s job.

one or some, not definitely named

certain
certain doctors
a certain Mrs Smith
(also pronoun) certain of his friends.

slight; some

certain
a certain hostility in his manner
a certain amount.
certainly adverb

definitely

certainement
I can’t come today, but I’ll certainly come tomorrow.

of course

certainement
You may certainly have a chocolate.
certainty noun (plural certainties)

something which cannot be doubted

certitude
It’s a certainty that he will win.

freedom from doubt

certitude
Is there any certainty of success?
for certain

definitely

avec certitude
She may come but she can’t say for certain.
make certain

to act so that, or check that, something is sure

s’assurer que
Make certain you arrive early
I think he’s dead but you’d better make certain.

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