Übersetzung von “nod” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

nod

verb transitive-intransitivenod /nɒd/ ( nodding, nodded )
to move your head up and then down, especially to agree or give a signal
hocher la tête

If I don't understand, I usually just nod and smile politely.
Si je ne comprends pas, je me contente de hocher la tête en souriant poliment.

He nodded toward the exit to tell me we should leave.
Il fit un signe de tête en direction de la sortie pour me dire que nous devrions partir.

nod off

verb phrasalnod off [ ˈnɒd ˈɔf, ˈɒf ]
to unintentionally fall asleep
s'endormir

I must have nodded off during the movie.
J'ai dû m'endormir pendant le film.

nod

noun countable
signe masculine de tête

a slight nod of his head
un léger signe de tête

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

nod

verb /nod/ (past tense, past participle nodded)

to make a quick forward and downward movement of the head to show agreement, as a greeting etc

faire un signe de (la) tête
I asked him if he agreed and he nodded (his head)
He nodded to the man as he passed him in the street.

to let the head fall forward and downward when sleepy

somnoler
Grandmother sat nodding by the fire.
nod off

to fall asleep

s’assoupir
He nodded off while she was speaking to him.

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