Die Übersetzung von "up" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


adverb, adjective /ap/

to, or at, a higher or better position

en/au/vers le haut
Is the elevator going up?
The office is up on the top floor
She looked up at him
The price of coffee is up again.


droit, levé
Sit/Stand up
He got up from his chair.

out of bed

debout, éveillé
What time do you get up?
I’ll be up all night finishing this work.

to the place or person mentioned or understood

près de, à
A taxi drove up and she got in
He came up (to me) and shook my hand.

into the presence, or consideration, of a person, group of people etc

à l’attention de
He brought up the subject during the conversation.

to an increased degree eg of loudness, speed etc

plus (haut, fort, vite, etc.)
Please turn the radio up a little!
Speak up! I can’t hear you

used to indicate completeness; throughly or finally

finalement; complètement
You’ll end up in hospital if you don’t drive more carefully
Help me wash up the dishes!
I’ve used up the whole supply of paper
He tore up the letter.
upward adjective

going up or directed up

montant; vers le haut
They took the upward path
an upward glance.
upward(s) adverb

(facing) towards a higher place or level

vers le haut
He was lying on the floor face upwards
The path led upwards.
up-and-coming adjective

(of eg a person starting a career) progressing well

plein d’avenir
an up-and-coming young doctor.
uphill adverb

up a slope

en montant
We travelled uphill for several hours.
upstairs adverb

on or to an upper floor

à/vers l’étage supérieur
His room is upstairs
She went upstairs to her bedroom.
upstream adverb

towards the upper part or source of a stream, river etc

à contre-courant
Salmon swim upstream to lay their eggs.
be up and about

to be out of bed

être sur pied
I’ve been up and about for hours
Is she up and about again after her accident?
be up to

to be busy or occupied with (an activity etc)

être occupé à
What is he up to now?

to be capable of

à la hauteur (de)
He isn’t quite up to the job.

to reach the standard of

être à la hauteur (de)
This work isn’t up to your best.

to be the duty or privilege of

appartenir à
It’s up to you to decide
The final choice is up to him.
up to

as far, or as much, as

He counted up to 100
Up to now, the work has been easy.
up to date

completed etc up to the present time

à jour
Is the catalogue up to date?

modern and in touch with the latest ideas

This method is up to date.

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