Die Übersetzung von "stick" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /stik/ (past tense, past participle stuck /stak/)

to push (something sharp or pointed) into or through something

She stuck a pin through the papers to hold them together
Stop sticking your elbow into me!

(of something pointed) to be pushed into or through something

Two arrows were sticking in his back.

to fasten or be fastened (by glue, gum etc)

He licked the flap of the envelope and stuck it down
These labels don’t stick very well
He stuck (the broken pieces of) the vase together again
His brothers used to call him Bonzo and the name has stuck.

to (cause to) become fixed and unable to move or progress

se coincer
The car stuck in the mud
The cupboard door has stuck
I’ll help you with your arithmetic if you’re stuck.
sticker noun

an adhesive label or sign bearing eg a design, political message etc, for sticking eg on a car’s window etc

The car sticker read ‘Blood donors needed’.
sticky adjective

able, or likely, to stick or adhere to other surfaces

He mended the torn book with sticky tape
sticky sweets.

(of a situation or person) difficult; awkward.

stickily adverb

de manière collante
stickiness noun

caractère collant
stick-in-the-mud noun

a person who never does anything new.

come to a sticky end

to have an unpleasant fate or death

finir mal
The baddie in the film comes to a sticky end when he is eaten by sharks.
stick at

to persevere with (work etc)

s’acharner à
He must learn to stick at his job.
stick by

to support or be loyal to (a person)

His friends stuck by him when he was in trouble.
stick it out

to endure a situation for as long as necessary.

tenir le coup
stick out

to (cause to) project; His front teeth stick out ; He stuck out his tongue.

(se) sortir

to be noticeable

She has red hair that sticks out in a crowd.
stick one’s neck out

to take a risk

trop s’avancer
He stuck his neck out when he complained to the manager about the working conditions in the factory.
stick to/with

not to abandon

s’en tenir à
We’ve decided to stick to our previous plan
If you stick to me, I’ll stick to you.
stick together

to (cause to) be fastened together

coller (ensemble)
We’ll stick the pieces together
The rice is sticking together.

(of friends etc) to remain loyal to each other

se serrer les coudes
They’ve stuck together all these years.
stick up for

to speak in defence of (a person etc)

prendre le parti de
When my father is angry with me, my mother always sticks up for me.

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