Übersetzung von “ear” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

ear

nounear /ɪər/
countable one of the two hearing organs on the sides of your head
oreille feminine

a hat to keep your ears warm
un chapeau qui tient chaud aux oreilles

a ringing sound in my ears
un tintement dans mes oreilles
singular the ability to hear sounds accurately
oreille feminine

to have a good ear for music
avoir une bonne oreille pour la musique
countable the top part of plants such as wheat or corn
épi masculine

an ear of wheat/corn
un épi de blé
have sth coming out of your ears
informal to have too much of sth
par-dessus la tête

I have work coming out of my ears.
J'ai du travail par-dessus a tête.
in one ear and out the other
indicates that sb does not really listen
entrer par une oreille et ressortir par l'autre

Everything I tell her goes in one ear and out the other.
Tout ce que je dis lui entre dans une oreille et ressort par l'autre.
play it by ear
to change your plans as a situation develops rather than planning beforehand
aviser le moment venu

I'm not sure how long it'll last - let's just play it by ear.
Je ne suis pas certain de savoir combien de temps cela durera ; on avisera le moment venu.
smile/grin from ear to ear
to have a big smile on your face
avoir un sourire jusqu'aux oreilles

He came off stage grinning from ear to ear.
Il descendit de scène avec un sourire jusqu'aux oreilles.

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

ear

noun //

the part of the head by means of which we hear, or its external part only

oreille
Her new hairstyle covers her ears.

the sense or power of hearing especially the ability to hear the difference between sounds

oreille
sharp ears
He has a good ear for music.
earache noun

pain in the inner part of the ear.

mal d’oreille(s)
eardrum noun

the layer of tissue separating the inner from the outer ear.

tympan
earlobe noun

the soft lower part of the ear.

lobe de l’oreille
earmark verb

to set aside (for a particular purpose)

réserver (pour)
A certain amount of money has been earmarked for refurbishing the office.
earring noun

an ornament worn attached to the ear

boucle d’oreille
silver earrings.
earshot noun

the distance at which sound can be heard

portée de voix
He did not hear her last remark as he was out of earshot.
be all ears

to listen with keen attention

être tout oreilles
The children were all ears when their father was describing the car crash.
go in one ear and out the other

not to make any lasting impression

entrer par une oreille et sortir par l’autre
I keep telling that child to work harder, but my words go in one ear and out the other.
play by ear

to play (music) without looking at and without having memorized printed music.

jouer à l’oreille
He can’t read music so he has to play everything by ear.
up to one’s ears (in)

deeply involved (in)

par-dessus la tête
I’m up to my ears in work.

ear

noun //

the part of a cereal plant which contains the seed

épi
ears of corn.

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