Die Übersetzung von "wind" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /waind/ (past tense, past participle wound /waund/)

to wrap round in coils

He wound the rope around his waist and began to climb.

to make into a ball or coil

She wound the wool into a ball.

(of a road etc) to twist and turn

The road winds up the mountain.

to tighten the spring of (a clock, watch etc) by turning a knob, handle etc

I forgot to wind my watch.
winder noun

a lever or instrument for winding, on a clock or other mechanism.

winding adjective

full of bends etc

a winding road.
wind up

to turn, twist or coil; to make into a ball or coil

enrouler; bobiner
My ball of wool has unravelled – could you wind it up again?

to wind a clock, watch etc

She wound up the clock.

to end

I think it’s time to wind the meeting up.
be/get wound up

to be, or get, in a very excited or anxious state

être énervé
He got really wound up when he couldn’t find his keys.

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