Die Übersetzung von "react" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /riˈӕkt/

to behave in a certain way as a result of something

How did he react when you called him a fool?
He reacted angrily to the criticism
Hydrogen reacts with oxygen to form water.

(with against) to behave or act in a certain way in order to show rejection of

réagir (contre)
Young people tend to react against their parents.

(with to) to be affected, usually badly, by (a drug etc)

réagir (à)
I react very badly to penicillin.
reaction /-ʃən/ noun

the act of reacting

What was his reaction to your remarks?
He suffered a bad reaction from the drug
I’d like to ask you for your reactions to these suggestions.

a change of opinions, feelings etc (usually against someone or something)

The new government was popular at first, but then a reaction began.

a process of change which occurs when two or more substances are put together

(a) nuclear reaction
a chemical reaction between iron and acid.
reactionary /-ʃə-/ adjective, noun

(plural reactionaries) (a person) opposed to change and progress or favouring a return to things as they were

reactionary politics.
reactor noun

(also nuclear reactor) an apparatus in which nuclear energy is produced which can be used as a source of power, eg when converted into electricity.

réacteur (nucléaire)

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