Die Übersetzung von "dog" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /doɡ/

a domestic, meat-eating animal related to the wolf and fox.

It’s time to take the dog for a walk.
dogged /ˈdoɡid/ adjective

keeping on at what one is doing in a determined and persistent manner

His dogged determination enabled him to complete the marathon.
doggedly /-ɡid-/ adverb

avec ténacité
He went doggedly on with his work despite the interruptions.
doggedness /-ɡid-/ noun

dog biscuit noun

a small hard biscuit fed to dogs.

biscuit pour chien
dog collar

a stiff round collar worn by a clergyman.

col de pasteur

a collar around a dog’s neck.

dog-eared adjective

(of a book) having the pages turned down at the corner

dog-eared volumes
Several pages were dog-eared.
dog-tired adjective

very tired

He was dog-tired after the long flight.
a dog’s life

a wretched existence

vie de chien
He leads a dog’s life.
go to the dogs

to be ruined, especially to ruin oneself.

Everything went to the dogs after he started drinking heavily.
in the doghouse

in disgrace

en disgrâce
He’s in the doghouse because he forgot his wife’s birthday.
not a dog’s chance

no chance at all

pas la moindre chance
He hasn’t a dog’s chance of getting a ticket.

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