Die Übersetzung von "swim" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /swim/ (present participle swimming, past tense swam /swӕm/, past participle swum /swam/)

to move through water using arms and legs or fins, tails etc

The children aren’t allowed to go sailing until they’ve learnt to swim
I’m going / I’ve been swimming
She swam to the shore
They watched the fish swimming about in the aquarium.

to cross (a river etc), compete in (a race), cover (a distance etc) by swimming

He swam three lengths of the swimming-pool
She can’t swim a stroke (= at all).

to seem to be moving round and round, as a result of dizziness etc

His head was swimming
Everything began to swim before his eyes.
swimmer noun

a person who swims or who can swim

He’s a strong swimmer.
swimming adjective

covered with, or floating in, a liquid

baignant, nageant (dans)
meat swimming in/with grease.
swimming bath nouns ( swimming pool)

an indoor or outdoor pool for swimming in.

swimming trunks noun plural

short pants worn by boys and men for swimming.

maillot de bain
swimsuit nouns ( swimming-costume)

a (woman’s) garment worn for swimming.

maillot de bain

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