Die Übersetzung von "sleeve" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /sliːv/

the part of a garment that covers the arm

He tore the sleeve of his jacket
a dress with long/short sleeves.

(also record-sleeve) a stiff envelope for a gramophone record.


something, eg a tubular part in a piece of machinery, that covers as a sleeve of a garment does the arm.


having (a certain kind of) sleeve(s)

à manches (…)
a long-sleeved dress.
sleeveless adjective

without sleeves

sans manches
a sleeveless dress.
have/keep (something) up one’s sleeve

to keep (a plan etc) secret for possible use at a later time

garder en réserve
I’m keeping this idea up my sleeve for the time being.

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