Die Übersetzung von "heat" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /hiːt/

the amount of hotness (of something), especially of things which are very hot

Test the heat of the water before you bath the baby.

the warmth from something which is hot

The heat from the fire will dry your coat
the effect of heat on metal
the heat of the sun.

the hottest time

au plus chaud de
the heat of the day.

anger or excitement

dans le feu (de l’action)
He didn’t mean to be rude – he just said that in the heat of the moment.

in a sports competition etc, one of two or more contests from which the winners go on to take part in later stages of the competition

épreuve éliminatoire
Having won his heat, he is going through to the final.
heated adjective

having been made hot

a heated swimming-pool.

showing anger, excitement etc

a heated argument.
heatedly adverb

avec chaleur
heatedness noun

heater noun

an apparatus which gives out heat in order to warm a room etc, or which heats water etc eg in a water-tank.

chauffe-eau, radiateur
an electric heater.
heating noun

the system of heaters etc which heat a room, building etc

We turn the heating off in the summer.

a period of very hot weather.

vague de chaleur
The country was in the middle of a heatwave.
in/on heat

(of female animals) in a condition for mating.

en chaleur
When these animals are in heat, they can be dangerously aggressive.
see also hot.

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