Übersetzung von “spiral” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

spiral

noun countablespiral /ˈspaɪrəl/
sth that curves many times around a central point
spirale feminine

spirals of curly hair
des spirales de cheveux bouclés

a spiral staircase
un escalier en colimaçon
a situation that becomes rapidly worse
spirale feminine , vrille feminine

the downward spiral into depression
la descente en spirale/vrille dans la dépression

the spiral of rising prices
la spirale ascendante des prix

spiral

verb intransitivespiral /ˈspaɪrəl/ ( spiraling, spiraled or spiralling, spiralled )
to turn around and around like a spiral
tournoyer

leaves spiraling down through the air
les feuilles tombant en tournoyant dans les airs
to become rapidly worse
monter en flèche , descendre en vrille

The violence spiraled out of control.
La violence a rapidement échappé à tout contrôle.

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

spiral

adjective /ˈspaiərəl/

coiled round like a spring, with each coil the same size as the one below

en spirale
a spiral staircase.

winding round and round, usually tapering to a point

en spirale
a spiral shell.
spirally adverb

en spirale

spiral

noun

a spiral line or object

spirale
A spiral of smoke rose from the chimney.

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