Übersetzung von “stroke” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

stroke

noun countablestroke /stroʊk/
a medical condition in which a blood vessel in the brain suddenly becomes blocked or bursts
attaque feminine

He died of a stroke.
Il est mort d'une attaque.

to have a stroke
avoir une attaque
a long swinging movement, especially to hit sth
coup masculine

a tennis player with a beautiful stroke
un joueur de tennis qui a un beau service

a single stroke of the axe
un seul coup de hache
a style of swimming
nage feminine

Freestyle is my best stroke.
La nage libre est la nage où je suis le meilleur.
a movement of your arm in swimming
mouvement masculine , brasse feminine

She swam with smooth strokes.
Elle nageait à brasses régulières.
Brit an act of stroking sth with your hand
caresser
a stroke of luck
an unexpected positive event
un coup de chance

By a stroke of luck a policeman was standing right there.
Par un coup de chance, un officier de police se tenait justement là debout.
a stroke of genius
a sudden intelligent solution to a problem
un trait de génie

the stroke of genius that let him win the chess match
le trait de génie qui lui permit de gagner la partie d'échecs

stroke

verb transitivestroke /stroʊk/
to pull your hand across sth gently
caresser

Her mother stroked her hair.
Sa mère lui caressa les cheveux.

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

stroke

noun /strəuk/

an act of hitting, or the blow given

coup
He felled the tree with one stroke of the axe
the stroke of a whip.

a sudden occurrence of something

coup
a stroke of lightning
an unfortunate stroke of fate
What a stroke of luck to find that money!

the sound made by a clock striking the hour

coup
She arrived on the stroke of (= punctually at) ten.

a movement or mark made in one direction by a pen, pencil, paintbrush etc

coup
short, even pencil strokes.

a single pull of an oar in rowing, or a hit with the bat in playing cricket.

coup (d’aviron)

a movement of the arms and legs in swimming, or a particular method of swimming

brassée; nage
He swam with slow, strong strokes

an effort or action

effort
I haven’t done a stroke (of work) all day.

a sudden attack of illness which damages the brain, causing paralysis, loss of feeling in the body etc

attaque
She suffered a stroke.
at a stroke

with a single effort

d’un seul coup
We can’t solve all these problems at a stroke.

stroke

verb /strəuk/

to rub (eg a furry animal) gently and repeatedly in one direction, especially as a sign of affection

caresser
He stroked the cat / her hair
The dog loves being stroked.

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