Übersetzung von “instinct” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


noun countable-uncountableinstinct /ˈɪnstɪŋkt/
natural reactions and abilities that are done without thinking
instinct masculine

the animal's instinct to protect its young
l'instinct de l'animal de protéger ses petits

He has an instinct for relating to ordinary people.
Il a un sens inné pour communiquer avec les gens ordinaires.

It's best to trust your instincts when deciding who to hire.
Le mieux c'est de faire confiance à son instinct pour décider qui engager.

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


noun /ˈinstiŋkt/

a natural tendency to behave or react in a particular way, without thinking and without having been taught

As winter approaches, swallows fly south from Britain by instinct
He has an instinct for saying the right thing.
instinctive /-tiv/ adjective

arising from instinct or from a natural ability

Blinking our eyes is an instinctive reaction when something suddenly comes close to them
I couldn’t help putting my foot on the brake when I saw the other car coming towards me – it was instinctive.
instinctively adverb


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