Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

French translation of “arrive”

arrive

verb /əˈraiv/
to reach (a place, the end of a journey etc)
arriver
They arrived home last night The parcel arrived yesterday.
arrival noun the act of arriving
arrivée
I was greeted by my sister on my arrival.
a person, thing etc that has arrived
nouveau venu, nouvelle venue
I wish he would stop calling our baby the new arrival.
arrive at to reach
parvenir à
The committee failed to arrive at a decision.
(Definition of arrive from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

Definitions of “arrive” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

closeness

the quality of knowing someone very well, liking them a lot, and wanting to spend a lot of time together

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More