Übersetzung von “prefer” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


verb transitiveprefer /prɪˈfɜr/ ( preferring, preferred )
to like or want sth more than others

I prefer the blue one.
Je préfère le bleu.

She says she prefers to be alone.
Elle dit qu'elle préfère être seule.

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


verb /priˈfəː/ (past tense, past participle preferred)

to like better

Which do you prefer – tea or coffee?
I prefer reading to watching television
She would prefer to come with you rather than stay here.
preferable /ˈpre-/ adjective

more desirable

Is it preferable to write or make a telephone call?
preferably adverb

de préférence
preference /ˈpre-/ noun

(a) choice of, or (a) liking for, one thing rather than another

He likes most music, but he has a preference for classical music.
I prefer apples to (not than) oranges. preferable, adjective, is spelt with -r-. preference, noun, is spelt with -r-. preferred and preferring are spelt with -rr-.

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