Die Übersetzung von "show" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /ʃəu/ (past tense showed, past participles showed shown)

to allow or cause to be seen

Show me your new dress
Please show your membership card when you come to the club
His work is showing signs of improvement.

to be able to be seen

se voir
The tear in your dress hardly shows
a faint light showing through the curtains.

to offer or display, or to be offered or displayed, for the public to look at

jouer; passer; exposer
Which picture is showing at the cinema?
They are showing a new film
His paintings are being shown at the art gallery.

to point out or point to

He showed me the road to take
Show me the man you saw yesterday.

(often with (a)round) to guide or conduct

conduire qqn
Please show this lady to the door
They showed him (a)round (the factory).

to demonstrate to

Will you show me how to do it?
He showed me a clever trick.

to prove

That just shows / goes to show how stupid he is.

to give or offer (someone) kindness etc

He showed him no mercy.
showy adjective

giving an impression of value by a bright and striking outward appearance

His clothes are too showy for my liking.
showiness noun

caractère voyant
show-business noun

the entertainment industry, especially the branch of the theatre concerned with variety shows, comedy etc.

industrie du spectacle
showcase noun

a glass case for displaying objects in a museum, shop etc.

showdown noun

an open, decisive quarrel etc ending a period of rivalry etc.

épreuve de force
showground noun

an area where displays etc are held.

champ de foire
show-jumping noun

a competitive sport in which horses and their riders have to jump a series of artificial fences, walls etc.

concours hippique
showman noun

a person who owns or manages an entertainment, a stall at a fair etc.

showroom noun

a room where objects for sale etc are displayed for people to see

salle d’exposition
a car showroom.
give the show away

to make known a secret, trick etc.

vendre la mèche
good show!

that’s good!

on show

being displayed in an exhibition, showroom etc

There are over five hundred paintings on show here.
show off

to show or display for admiration

en mettre plein la vue
He showed off his new car by taking it to work.

to try to impress others with one’s possessions, ability etc

étalage de qqch.; prétentieux/-euse
She is just showing off – she wants everyone to know how well she speaks French (noun show-off a person who does this).
show up

to make obvious

faire ressortir
This light shows up the places where I’ve mended this coat.

to reveal the faults of

faire honte à
Mary was so neat that she really showed me up.

to stand out clearly

se voir (nettement)
The scratches showed up on the photograph.

to appear or arrive

venir, arriver
I waited for her, but she never showed up.

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