Übersetzung von “present” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

present

nounpresent /ˈprɛzənt/
countable a gift
cadeau masculine

to give sb a present
donner un cadeau à qqn

birthday/Christmas presents
des cadeaux d'anniversaire / de Noël
≠past; singular this moment or time
présent masculine

It's important to live in the present, not the past.
C'est important de vivre dans le présent, pas le passé.

At present there are over 300 million people in this country.
Actuelement, il y a 300 millions de personnes dans ce pays.

present

adjectivepresent /ˈprɛzənt/
≠past; (always before n) happening or existing now
actuel/-elle

a solution to our present problems
une solution à nos problèmes actuels

We are not hiring at the present time.
Nous ne sommes pas en location actuellement.
≠absent; in a place or thing
présent/-ente

There were twenty people present at the meeting.
Il y avait vingt personnes présentes à la réunion.

tiny particles present in the air
de minuscules particules présentes dans l'air

present

verb transitivepresent /prɪˈzɛnt/
to give sth to sb, especially in a formal way
remettre

He presented her with the gold medal.
Il lui remit la médaille d'or.

an award presented to the best school in the state
un prix remis à la meilleure école de l'état
to show and explain sth you have done to others
présenter

a scientist presenting her findings at the conference
une scientifique présentant ses découvertes à la conférence
present a problem/risk/threat etc.
to be or cause a problem, risk, etc.
présenter un problème/risque / une menace etc.

This roof presents a problem in the wind.
Le toit présente un problème quand il y a du vent.
to show in a particular way
offrir

The book presents an exciting look at life at sea.
Le livre offre un regard passionnant sur la vie en mer.
to show an official document to the authorities
présenter

He presented his birth certificate as proof of identity.
Il présenta son certificat de naissance comme pièce d'identité.
to organize or create a performance, film, etc.
donner

a theater company presenting a performance of Hamlet
une compagnie théâtrale donnant une représentation de Hamlet
Brit to introduce programs or guests on a TV or radio program
présenter

He presents a quiz programme.
Il présente un jeu télévisé.
sth presents itself
(of an opportunity, idea, etc.) to occur or become available
qqch se présente

Every time a challenge presented itself, the team played harder.
Chaque fois qu'un défi s'est présenté, l'équipe a mieux joué.

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

present

adjective /ˈpreznt/

being here, or at the place, occasion etc mentioned

présent
My father was present on that occasion
Who else was present at the wedding?
Now that the whole class is present, we can begin the lesson.

existing now

actuel
the present moment
the present prime minister.

(of the tense of a verb) indicating action now

présent
In the sentence ‘She wants a chocolate’, the verb is in the present tense.
presently adverb

soon

bientôt
He will be here presently.

(especially American) at the present time

en ce moment
The manager is presently on holiday.
the present

the time now

présent
Forget the past – think more of the present and the future!
at present

at the present time

actuellement
He’s away from home at present.
for the present

as far as the present time is concerned

pour le moment
You’ve done enough work for the present.

present

verb /priˈzent/

to give, especially formally or ceremonially

offrir (à)
The child presented a bunch of flowers to the Queen
He was presented with a gold watch when he retired.

to introduce

présenter (à)
May I present my wife (to you)?

to arrange the production of (a play, film etc)

présenter
The Elizabethan Theatre Company presents ‘Hamlet’, by William Shakespeare.

to offer (ideas etc) for consideration, or (a problem etc) for solving

présenter
She presents (=expresses) her ideas very clearly
The situation presents a problem.

to bring (oneself); to appear

se présenter
He presented himself at the dinner table half an hour late.
presenter noun

présentateur/-trice
presentable adjective

suitable to be seen, introduced etc

présentable
You don’t look very presentable in those clothes.
presentation /pre-/ noun

the act of presenting

(de) présentation
the presentation of the prizes
the presentation of a new play
(also adjective) a presentation ceremony
a presentation gold watch.

the manner in which written work etc is presented or set out

présentation
Try to improve the presentation of your work.

a performance, or set of repeated performances, of a play, opera etc

représentation
This is the best presentation of ‘Macbeth’ that I’ve ever seen.
present arms

to hold a rifle upright in front of one, as a salute

présenter les armes
The drill sergeant ordered the soldiers to present arms.

present

noun /ˈpreznt/

a gift

cadeau
a wedding present
birthday presents.

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