Übersetzung von “mistake” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


noun countablemistake /mɪˈsteɪk/
=error; sth that has been done incorrectly
erreur feminine

to correct/fix a mistake
corriger une erreur

mistakes in spelling
des fautes d'orthographe
an action or choice that you later wish you had not done or made
erreur feminine

It was a big mistake to quit school.
C'était une grsossière erreur d'arrêter l'école.

She made the mistake of criticizing my parents.
Elle a commis l'erreur de critiquer mes parents.
by mistake
=by accident; without intending to
par erreur

I sent the email to my boss by mistake.
J'ai envoyé l'email à mon patron par erreur.


verb phrasalmistake: mistake for /mɪˈsteɪk/ ( pt mistook pp mistaken )
to think that one person or thing is another

He mistook me for my brother.
Il m'a confondu avec mon frère.

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


verb /miˈsteik/ (past tense mistook /-ˈstuk/, past participle mistaken)

(with for) to think that (one person or thing) is another

prendre pour, confondre avec
I mistook you for my brother in this bad light.

to make an error about

se tromper sur
They mistook the date, and arrived two days early.
mistaken adjective


You are mistaken if you think he’s clever.
mistakenly adverb

par erreur

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