Die Übersetzung von "clock" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /klok/

an instrument for measuring time, but not worn on the wrist like a watch

We have five clocks in our house
an alarm clock (= a clock with a ringing device for waking one up in the morning).

an instrument for measuring speed of a vehicle or distance travelled by a vehicle

My car has 120,000 miles on the clock.
clockwise adverb

in the direction of the movement of the hands of a clock

dans le sens des aiguilles d’une montre
The children moved clockwise round the room, then anticlockwise.
clockwork noun

machinery similar to that of a clock

a toy which works by clockwork.
clock in/out/on/off

to register or record time of arriving at or leaving work.

clock up

to reach a total of

faire (au compteur)
I’ve clocked up eight thousand miles this year in my car.
like clockwork

very smoothly and without faults

comme sur des roulettes
Everything went like clockwork.
round the clock

the whole day and the whole night

ving-quatre heures d’affilée
to work round the clock.

(Die Übersetzung von "clock" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)