Übersetzung von “hammer” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


noun countablehammer /ˈhæmər/
a tool for banging nails in
marteau masculine


verb transitive-intransitivehammer /ˈhæmər/
to push nails in using a hammer

to hammer a nail into sth
enfoncer un clou dans qqch (à coups de marteau)

I could hear him hammering.
Je l'entendais marteler.

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


noun /ˈhӕmə/

a tool with a heavy usually metal head, used for driving nails into wood, breaking hard substances etc

He accidentally hit his thumb with the hammer
a joiner’s hammer.

the part of a bell, piano, clock etc that hits against some other part, so making a noise.


in sport, a metal ball on a long steel handle for throwing.

give (someone) a hammering

to hammer (= beat) (a person)

His father gave him a hammering for stealing.
hammer home

to make great efforts to make a person realize

faire bien comprendre (à force d’insistance)
We’ll have to hammer home to them the importance of secrecy.
hammer out

to produce (an agreement etc) with a great deal of effort and discussion

After several days of negotiations, they eventually hammered out a deal.



to teach a person (something) with difficulty, by repetition

faire entrer qqch. dans la tête de qqn
Grammar was hammered into us at school.

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