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Translation of "of" - English-French dictionary

of

preposition /əv/
belonging to de a friend of mine. away from (a place etc); after (a given time) de within five miles of London within a year of his death. written etc by de the plays of Shakespeare. belonging to or forming a group de He is one of my friends. showing de a picture of my father. made from; consisting of en, de a dress of silk a collection of pictures. used to show an amount, measurement of something de a gallon of petrol five bags of coal. about de an account of his work. containing de a box of chocolates. used to show a cause de She died of hunger. used to show a loss or removal de She was robbed of her jewels. used to show the connection between an action and its object de the smoking of a cigarette. used to show character, qualities etc de a man of courage. (American) (of time) a certain number of minutes before (the hour) moins It’s ten minutes of three.
(Definition of of from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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