dip translate English to French: Cambridge Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "dip" - English-French dictionary

See all translations

dip

verb /dip/ ( past tense, past participle dipped)
to lower into any liquid for a moment
tremper
He dipped his bread in the soup.
to slope downwards
descendre
The road dipped just beyond the crossroads.
to lower the beam of (car headlights)
(se) mettre en code
He dipped his lights as the other car approached.
(of a ship) to lower (a flag) briefly in salute.
saluer (avec le pavillon)
dip into to withdraw amounts from (a supply, eg of money)
puiser (dans)
I’ve been dipping into my savings recently.
to look briefly at (a book) or to study (a subject) in a casual manner
feuilleter
I’ve dipped into his book on Shakespeare, but I haven’t read it right through.
(Definition of dip from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “dip” in French

Definitions of “dip” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
meme

an idea, image, video, etc. that is spread very quickly on the internet

Word of the Day

July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
by Liz Walter,
July 01, 2015
With America’s Independence Day on the 4th and France’s Bastille Day on the 14th, July certainly has a revolutionary theme, so this blog looks at words and phrases we use to talk about the dramatic and nation-changing events that these days celebrate. In particular, it focuses on one of the most important

Read More 

burger noun
burger noun
June 29, 2015
a menu on a computer screen comprising three short parallel horizontal lines which the user clicks to see options Definitely use a burger. You could put the settings in the burger menu too. Fix the settings to the bottom of the burger menu and use a vertically scrolling contact list that scrolls behind

Read More