Übersetzung von “lack” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


noun uncountablelack /læk/singular
=shortage; a situation when there is not enough
manque masculine

a lack of food
un manque de nourriture

a lack of discipline
un manque de discipline


verb transitivelack /læk/
to not have enough or any of sth
manquer de

The school lacks teaching materials.
L'école manque de matériaux pédagogiques.

He lacks a sense of humor.
Il manque d'humour.

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


verb /lӕk/

to have too little or none of

manquer de qqch.
He lacked the courage to ask her out on a date.
be lacking (with in)

to be without or not to have enough

être dépourvu de
He is lacking in intelligence.

to be absent; to be present in too little an amount

qui manque, qui fait défaut
Money for the project is not lacking but enthusiasm is.

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