Translation of "idea" - English-French dictionary

idea

nounidea /aɪˈdiə, aɪˈdiə/
countable =thought; sth you think of
idée feminine

I have an idea - let's go to the park.
J'ai une idée, allons au parc.

At first they didn't know what to do. Then Shirley had an idea.
Au début ils ne savaient pas quoi faire. Puis, Shirley a eu une idée.
countable an opinion
idée feminine , conception feminine , opinion feminine

His ideas about married life are a little old-fashioned.
Sa conception du mariage est un peu vieux jeu.

her interesting ideas on religion
ses idées intéressantes sur la religion
understanding or knowledge of sth
idée feminine

He has no idea how to get there.
Il n'a pas la moindre idée sur la façon d'y aller.

Can you give me a rough idea of what he looks like?
Peux-tu me donner une idée approximative de quoi il a l'air ?
singular an aim or purpose
idée feminine , but masculine

The idea is that the project will bring the community together.
L'idée est que ce projet rapproche la communauté.

(Translation of “idea” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

idea

noun /aiˈdiə/

mental picture

idée
This will give you an idea of what I mean.

opinion; belief

idée
I have an idea that it won’t work.

a plan

idée
I’ve an idea for solving this problem.

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