Übersetzung von “straw” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

straw

nounstraw /strɔ/
dried stems of some crops used to feed animals
paille feminine
countable a thin tube used to drink through
paille feminine

She drank the soda through a straw.
Elle a bu son soda avec une paille.
the last/final straw
the last of several bad things, that makes you unable to deal with the situation anymore
la goutte d'eau qui a fait déborder le vase

The new law was the final straw for many dairy farmers.
Pour de nombreux éleveurs de la filière laitière, cette nouvelle loi a été la goutte d'eau qui a fait déborder le vase.

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

straw

noun /stroː/

(also adjective ) (of) the cut stalks of corn etc, having many uses, eg as bedding for cattle etc, making mats and other goods etc

(de) paille
The cows need fresh straw
a straw hat.

a single stalk of corn

paille
There’s a straw in your hair
Their offer isn’t worth a straw!

a paper or plastic tube through which to suck a drink into the mouth

paille
He was sipping orange juice through a straw.
the last straw

an additional and intolerable circumstance in a disagreeable situation

la goutte d’eau qui fait déborder le vase
The hotel was expensive, the food poor, and the bad weather was the last straw.

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