Die Übersetzung von "mind" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch



the power by which one thinks etc; the intelligence or understanding

esprit, intelligence
She has a very inquiring mind.
-minded (also narrow-minded, *like-minded)

qui est… d’esprit
mindful adjective (with of)

(formal) aware (of); paying attention (to)

être attentif à qqch
You have to be mindful of everybody’s needs
Mindful of the dangers, he proceeded with caution.
mindless adjective

stupid and senseless

mindless violence.
mindlessly adverb

mindlessness noun

mindreader noun

a person who claims to know other people’s thoughts.

liseur/-euse de pensées
be out of one’s mind

to be mad

avoir perdu la raison
He must be out of his mind!
do you mind!

used to show annoyance, stop someone doing something etc

dis/dites donc!
Do you mind! That’s my foot you’re standing on!
have a good mind to

to feel very much inclined to (do something)

avoir bien envie de
I’ve a good mind to tell your father what a naughty girl you are!
have (half) a mind to

to feel (slightly) inclined to (do something)

avoir presque envie de
I’ve half a mind to take my holidays in winter this year.
in one’s mind’s eye

in one’s imagination

en imagination
He could picture the kind of house she lived in in his mind’s eye.
in one’s right mind


sain d’esprit
No-one in his right mind would behave like that.
keep one’s mind on

to give all one’s attention to

se concentrer sur
Keep your mind on what you’re doing!
know one’s own mind

(usually in negative ) to know what one really thinks, wants to do etc

savoir ce que l’on veut
She doesn’t know her own mind yet about abortion.
make up one’s mind

to decide

se décider (à)
They’ve made up their minds to stay in Africa.
mind one’s own business

to attend to one’s own affairs, not interfering in other people’s

s’occuper de ses affaires
Go away and mind your own business!
never mind

don’t bother; it’s all right

ça ne fait rien
Never mind, I’ll do it myself.
on one’s mind

making one anxious, worried etc

sur la conscience
She has a lot on her mind.
put (someone) in mind of

to remind (someone) of

This place puts me in mind of a painting I once saw.
speak one’s mind

to say frankly what one means or thinks

dire sa pensée
You must allow me to speak my mind.
take/keep one’s mind off

to turn one’s attention from; to prevent one from thinking about

se changer les idées
A good holiday will take your mind off your troubles.
to my mind

in my opinion

à mon avis
To my mind, you’re better off working here than in most other places.

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