Die Übersetzung von "wild" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


adjective /waild/

(of animals) not tamed

Wolves and other wild animals live in the forest.

(of land) not cultivated.


uncivilized or lawless; savage

wild tribes.

very stormy; violent

déchainé; fou
a wild night at sea
a wild rage.

mad, crazy, insane etc

délirant (de); fou (de)
They were wild with hunger
He was wild with anxiety.


fou, extravagant
a wild hope.

not accurate or reliable

en l’air, au hasard
a wild guess.

very angry

(fou) furieux
He went wild when he discovered what his son had been doing.
wildly adverb

wildness noun

aspect sauvage
wildfire: spread like wildfire

(of eg news) to spread extremely fast

se répandre comme une traînée de poudre
The rumour spread like wildfire through the town.
wildfowl noun plural

wild birds, especially water birds such as ducks, geese etc.

oiseau(x) sauvage(s)
wild-goose chase

an attempt to catch or find something one cannot possibly obtain.

quête impossible
wildlife noun

wild animals, birds, insects etc collectively

We must do everything we can to protect the local wildlife.
in the wild

(of an animal) in its natural surroundings

à l’état sauvage
Young animals have to learn to look after themselves in the wild.
the wilds

the uncultivated areas (of a country etc)

régions sauvages
They’re living out in the wilds of Australia somewhere.

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