Translation of "full" - English-French dictionary


adjective /ful/

holding or containing as much as possible

My basket is full.


a full year
a full account of what happened.

(of clothes) containing a large amount of material

a full skirt.
fully adverb


He was fully aware of what was happening
fully-grown dogs.

quite; at least

au moins
It will take fully three days.
full-length adjective

complete; of the usual or standard length

pleine longueur
a full-length novel.

down to the feet

en pied
a full-length portrait.
full moon

(the time of) the moon when it appears at its most complete

pleine lune
There is a full moon tonight.
full-scale adjective

(of a drawing etc) of the same size as the subject

grandeur nature
a full-scale drawing of a flower.
full stop

a written or printed point (.) marking the end of a sentence; a period.

full-time adjective, adverb

occupying one’s working time completely

à plein temps
a full-time job
She works full-time now.
fully-fledged adjective

(as in bird) having grown its feathers and ready to fly.

qui a toutes ses plumes

fully trained, qualified etc

He’s now a fully-fledged teacher.
full of

filled with; containing or holding very much or very many

plein de
The bus was full of people.

completely concerned with

plein de
She rushed into the room, full of the news.
in full


en entier
Write your name in full
He paid his bill in full.
to the full

to the greatest possible extent

à fond
She always tries to enjoy life to the full.

(Translation of “full” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)