Die Übersetzung von "olive" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /ˈoliv/

a type of edible fruit which is used as a garnish etc and which gives oil used for cooking

He put an olive in her cocktail
(also adjective) an olive tree
olive oil.

the tree on which it grows

a grove of olives.

(also olive-green) the brownish-green or yellowish-green colour of the fruit

(vert) olive
They painted the room olive
(also adjective) She wore an olive-green hat.

(also olive-wood) the wood of the tree.

(bois d’)olivier
olive branch

a sign of a wish for peace

rameau d’olivier
The government held out the olive branch to its opponents.

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