Übersetzung von “stiff” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

stiff

adjectivestiff /stɪf/
≠rigid not able to be bent easily
rigide

a piece of stiff cardboard
un morceau de carton rigide
not able to be moved easily or smoothly
raide , ankylosé/-ée

My ankle is stiff.
Ma cheville est ankylosée.
severe or difficult
sévère , rude

a stiff jail sentence
une peine de prison sévère

stiff competition
compétition rude
≠relaxed behaving in a formal way
compassé/-ée

a stiff man with no sense of humor
un homme compassé sans le moindre sens de l'humour
(of a drink) containing a lot of alcohol
bien tassé/-ée

I needed a stiff drink.
J'avais besoin d'un verre bien tassé.
(of wind) blowing hard
fort/forte

a stiff breeze
une brise forte

stiff

adverbstiff /stɪf/
bored/scared/worried etc. stiff
very bored, scared, worried, etc.
pui meurt d'ennui / mort/morte de peur / d'inquiétude etc.

I'm scared stiff of dogs.
J'ai une peur bleue des chiens.

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

stiff

adjective /stif/

rigid or firm, and not easily bent, folded etc

raide
He has walked with a stiff leg since he injured his knee
stiff cardboard.

moving, or moved, with difficulty, pain etc

dur; raide
I can’t turn the key – the lock is stiff
I woke up with a stiff neck
I felt stiff the day after the climb.

(of a cooking mixture etc) thick, and not flowing

consistant
a stiff dough.

difficult to do

difficile
a stiff examination.

strong

fort
a stiff breeze.

(of a person or his manner etc) formal and unfriendly

froid
I received a stiff note from the bank manager.
stiffly adverb

avec raideur
stiffness noun

raideur
stiffen verb

to make or become stiff(er)

(se) raidir
You can stiffen cotton with starch
He stiffened when he heard the unexpected sound.
stiffening noun

material used to stiffen something

empois
The collar has some stiffening in it.
bore/scare stiff

to bore or frighten very much

ennuyer à mourir; faire une peur bleue à
They were bored stiff by hearing the same old stories again and again.

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