Übersetzung von “sense” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

sense

nounsense /sɛns/
uncountable reasonable or logical thought or behavior
bon sens masculine

I sometimes wonder if he has any sense at all.
Je me demande parfois s'il a le moindre bon sens.

I hope she had the sense to bring a raincoat.
J'espère qu'elle a eu le bon sens d'apporter un imperméable.

There's no sense in complaining until you know the facts.
Cela ne sert à rien de se plaindre avant de connaître les faits.
countable an awareness that makes you act in particular way
sens masculine

He's going to the funeral out of a sense of duty.
Il va aux funérailles par sens du devoir.

a child's sense of justice
le sens de la justice d'un enfant
countable one of the body's physical abilities
sens masculine

animals with a highly developed sense of smell/hearing/sight
les animaux qui ont un sens hautement développé de l'odorat / l'ouïe / la vue
in a sense
considering sth from a particular perspective
en un sens

We are, in a sense, all related to each other.
Nous sommes, en un sens, tous apparentés les uns aux autres.
make sense
to be sensible or logical
être une bonne idée

Wouldn't it make more sense for us all to travel in the same car?
Est-ce que ça ne serait pas une meilleure idée que nous voyageions tous dans la même voiture ?
to be able to be understood
sens masculine

The first paragraph didn't make any sense.
Le premier paragraphe n'a aucun sens.
to be sensible or logical
être une bonne idée

Wouldn't it make more sense for us all to travel in the same car?
Est-ce que ça ne serait pas une meilleure idée que nous voyageions tous dans la même voiture ?
to be able to be understood
sens masculine

The first paragraph didn't make any sense.
Le premier paragraphe n'a aucun sens.
make sense of
to be able to understand what sth means
comprendre ce que signifie

I couldn't make sense of the strange noises I was hearing.
Je ne comprenais pas ce que signifiiaient les bruits que j'entendais.
sense of humor
the ability to find sth funny
sens de l'humour

You have to have a good sense of humor to work here.
Il faut avoir un bon sens de l'humour pour travailler ici.
come to your senses
to start behaving sensibly after behaving stupidly
retrouver ses esprits

She eventually came to her senses and broke up with him.
Elle a finalement retrouvé ses esprits et a rompu avec lui.

sense

verb transitivesense /sɛns/
to recognize or understand without being told
deviner

I sensed that she was angry.
J'ai deviné qu'il était en colère.

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

sense

noun /sens/

one of the five powers (hearing, taste, sight, smell, touch) by which a person or animal feels or notices.

sens

a feeling

sentiment
He has an exaggerated sense of his own importance.

an awareness of (something)

sens
a well-developed musical sense
She has no sense of humour.

good judgement

bon sens
You can rely on him – he has plenty of sense.

a meaning (of a word)

sens
Some words have several senses.

something which is meaningful

signification
Can you make sense of her letter?
senseless adjective

stunned or unconscious

sans connaissance
The blow knocked him senseless.

foolish

insensé
What a senseless thing to do!
senselessly adverb

insensément
senselessness noun

manque de bon sens
senses noun plural

(usually with my, his, heretc) a person’s normal, sane state of mind

raison; conscience
He must have taken leave of his senses
When he came to his senses, he was lying in a hospital bed.
sixth sense

an ability to feel or realize something apparently not by means of any of the five senses

sixième sens
He couldn’t hear or see anyone, but a sixth sense told him that he was being followed.

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