Übersetzung von “tall” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


adjectivetall /tɔl/
of greater than average height
person: de grande taille , object: haut/-e

He's very tall.
Il est de très grande taille.

a tall tree/building
un arbre/immeuble haut
used to give a measurement of height
qui mesure

a woman who is under four feet tall
une femme qui mesure un peu moins de un mètre vingt

The building is 40 stories tall.
L'immeuble fait 40 étages.
a tall order
sth that will be difficult to achieve
beaucoup demander

Finding a house under $300,000 around here is a tall order.
Trouver une maison à moins de 300 000 $ par ici, c'est beaucoup demander.

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


adjective /toːl/

(of people and thin or narrow objects such as buildings or trees) higher than normal

haut, grand
a tall man/tree.

(of people) having a particular height

John is only five feet tall.
tallness noun

hauteur, grande taille
a tall order

something very difficult to do

chose difficile
Finding somewhere for fifty children to stay tonight is rather a tall order.
a tall story

a story which is hard to believe

histoire à dormir debout
He is always telling tall stories.
tall is used especially of people, and of other (narrow) upright objects: a tall girl, tree, building. high is used of objects that are a long way off the ground, or reach a great height: a high shelf, diving-board, mountain, wall.

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