Translation of "pool" - English-French dictionary

pool

nounpool /pul/
countable an area of liquid on the ground, floor, etc.
flaque feminine , larger: mare feminine

He was lying in a pool of blood.
Il était allongé dans une mare de sang.
countable a swimming pool
piscine feminine

She spent all afternoon at the pool.
Elle a passé tout l'après-midi à la piscine.
uncountable a game in which you hit balls with long sticks into holes at the edges of a table
billard masculine américain

a game of pool
une partie de billard américain
countable light shining on a surface
flaque feminine

a glowing pool of light from the street lamp
une flaque de lumière brillante venant du lampadaire

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

pool

noun /puːl/

a small area of still water

flaque
The rain left pools of water in the road.

a similar area of any liquid

flaque
a pool of blood/oil.

a deep part of a stream or river

trou d’eau
He was fishing (in) a pool near the river-bank.

a swimming-pool

piscine
They spent the day at the pool.

pool

noun /puːl/

a stock or supply

cagnotte, fonds commun
We put our money into a general pool.
(football) pools noun plural

organized gambling on the results of football matches.

concours de pronostics

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