Übersetzung von “swim” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

swim

verbswim /swɪm/ ( swimming pt swam pp swum )
transitive-intransitive (of a person or animal) to move through water
nager

Do you know how to swim?
Savez-vous nager ?

She swam the width of the river.
Elle a traversé la rivière en largeur à la nage.

A fish/goose swam by.
un poisson / une oie nageait à côté.

I like to swim side stroke.
J'aime nager la brasse indienne.
swimming in/with
to have too much liquid in or on
nager/baigner dans

pasta swimming in sauce
des pâtes qui nagent/baignent dans la sauce
be swimming
(of a place) to seem to be turning or moving because you are sick, tired, etc.
tourner

The room was swimming around her.
La pièce tournait autour d'elle.
(of a place) to seem to be turning or moving because you are sick, tired, etc.
tourner

The room was swimming around her.
La pièce tournait autour d'elle.
sb's head swims
to have a strange confused or sick feeling in your head
qqn a la tête qui tourne

My head was swimming with all the numbers.
J'avais la tête qui tournait avec tous ces nombres.

swim

nounswim /swɪm/singular
an act of swimming
baignade feminine

to go for a swim
aller se baigner

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

swim

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

nager
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

nager
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

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

a person who swims or who can swim

nageur/-euse
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.

piscine
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

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