Übersetzung von “height” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

height

nounheight /haɪt/
countable-uncountable a measurement of how tall sb or sth is
taille feminine , hauteur feminine

a tree that can reach a height of 200 feet
un arbre qui peut faire 60 mètres de haut

The plants grew to different heights.
Les plantes poussent à des hauteurs différentes.

It is about 3 feet in height.
Cela fait à peu près 1 mètre de hauteur.

a man of average height.
un homme de taille moyenne
countable-uncountable a measurement of how far off the ground sth is
hauteur feminine

a plane flying at a height of 20,000 feet
un avion volant à une altitude de 600 mètres

water rising to waist/shoulder height
l'eau montant à hauteur de la taille / des épaules
singular the time of most importance or activity
sommet masculine

at the height of her career
au sommet de sa carrière

when the storm was at its height
quand l'orage était à son comble
heights
plural a place high above the ground
hauteurs feminine plural

Monterey Heights
les hauteurs de Monterey

a fear of heights
un vertige

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

height

noun /hӕit/

the distance from the bottom to the top of something

hauteur
What is the height of this building?
He is 1.75 metres in height.

the highest, greatest, strongest etc point

sommet, apogée
He is at the height of his career
The storm was at its height.

the peak or extreme

comble
She was dressed in the height of fashion
His actions were the height of folly.

a high place

hauteur, sommet
We looked down from the heights at the valley beneath us.
heighten verb

to make or become higher

(sur)élever
I got the builders to heighten the garden wall.

to increase (an effect etc).

intensifier
A mirror can be used to heighten the impression of space in a room.

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