Übersetzung von “picture” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

picture

nounpicture /ˈpɪktʃər/
countable =photograph; a still image taken with a camera
photo(graphie) feminine

photographers taking pictures
des photographes prenant des photos

a picture of his family
une photographie de sa famille
countable a drawing or painting
tableau masculine

to draw/paint a picture
dessiner/peindre un tableau

She took all the pictures off the wall.
Elle a enlevé tous les tableaux du mur.
countable an image or the quality of an image on a screen
image feminine

pictures of marching soldiers on the news
des images de soldats marchant au pas aux informations

The picture is all fuzzy.
L'image est toute floue.
countable an idea or description of what sth is like
image feminine , représentation feminine , tableau masculine

A picture began to form in my mind of a handsome wealthy man.
Une image commençait à se former dans mon esprit d'un bel homme riche.

The article paints a vivid picture of this beautiful place.
L'artiste peint un tableau vivant de ce bel endroit.
singular a situation
situation feminine

The picture is changing for small farmers.
La situation est en train de changer pour les petits fermiers.
get the picture
to understand a situation
comprendre la situation

I've explained it enough - I think you get the picture.
Je l'ai assez expliqué ; je pense que vous comprenez la situation.
in the picture/out of the picture
involved/not involved in a situation, sb's life, etc.
qui fait / ne fait pas partie du paysage

His girlfriend's not in the picture anymore.
Sa petite amie ne fait plus partie du paysage.

picture

verb transitivepicture /ˈpɪktʃər/
to imagine
se représenter , imaginer

I can't picture her with long hair.
Je ne peux pas l'imaginer avec ses longs cheveux.

Try to picture what it must be like being homeless.
Essaie de te représenter à quoi ça doit ressembler d'être sans-abri.
to show in a photograph, drawing, etc.
représenter

the women pictured above
la femme représentée ci-dessus

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

picture

noun /ˈpiktʃə/

a painting or drawing

peinture
This is a picture of my mother.

a photograph

photo
I took a lot of pictures when I was on holiday.

a cinema film

film
There’s a good picture on at the cinema tonight.

(with the) a symbol or perfect example (of something)

image
She looked the picture of health/happiness.

(with a) a beautiful sight

avoir un air ravissant
She looked a picture in her new dress.

a clear description

description
He gave me a good picture of what was happening.
put (someone) / be in the picture

to give or have all the necessary information (about something)

mettre au courant
He put me in the picture about what had happened.
the pictures

the cinema

cinéma
We went to the pictures last night, but it wasn’t a very good film.

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