Die Übersetzung von "corner" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /ˈkoːnə/

a point where two lines, walls, roads etc meet

the corners of a cube
the corner of the street.

a place, usually a small quiet place

a secluded corner.

in football, a free kick from the corner of the field

We’ve been awarded a corner.
cornered adjective

having (a given number of) corners

à (…) coins
a three-cornered hat.

forced into a position from which it is difficult to escape

A cornered animal can be very dangerous.
cut corners

to use less money, effort, time etc when doing something than was thought necessary, often giving a poorer result.

travailler à l’économie
turn the corner

to go round a corner.

tourner le/au coin (d’une rue)

to get past a difficulty or danger

passer le moment critique
He was very ill but he’s turned the corner now.

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