Übersetzung von “town” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


nountown /taʊn/
an area people live together in, that is smaller than a city
ville feminine

an industrial town
une ville industrielle

my home town in Kansas
ma ville netale au Kansas
the central area of a town
la partie centrale de la ville

We want to buy a house right in town.
Nous voulons acheter une maison en plein centre-ville.

We're going into town to do some Christmas shopping.
Nous allons en ville pour faire des achats de Noël.
; see also downtown
go to town
to put a lot of effort into doing sth
informal mouiller sa chemise

They really went to town, planning this reunion.
Ils ont vraiment mouillé leur chemise pour organiser cette réunion.

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


noun /taun/

a group of houses, shops, schools etc, that is bigger than a village but smaller than a city

(petite) ville
I’m going into town to buy a dress
He’s in town doing some shopping.

the people who live in such a group of houses etc

The whole town turned out to greet the returning soldiers.

towns in general as opposed to the countryside

Do you live in the country or the town?
town centre

the main shopping and business area of a town

You can get a bus from the town centre.
town hall

the building in which the official business of a town is done

hôtel de ville
The wedding reception was held in the town hall.
townsfolk noun plural ( townspeople)

the people living in a town.

citadins, ines
go to town

to do something very thoroughly or with great enthusiasm or expense

mettre le paquet
He really went to town on (preparing) the meal.

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