Translation of "train" - English-French dictionary

train

noun countabletrain /treɪn/
a line of connected railroad cars pulled along tracks by an engine
train masculine

We took the train from Boston to New York.
Nous avons pris le train de Boston à New York.

passengers on a train
les passagers d'un train

to travel by train
voyager en train

a train station
une gare ferroviaire
a sequence of connected events, ideas, etc.
enchaînement masculine , suite feminine

I don't follow his train of thought.
Je ne suis pas l'enchaînement de sa pensée.

train

verb transitive-intransitivetrain /treɪn/
to learn or teach sb the skills to do a job
(se) former

She's training to be a dentist.
Elle se forme pour devenir dentiste.

We train the staff on how to use the equipment safely.
Nous formons le personnel à la manière d'utiliser les équipements en toute sécurité.
to exercise or practice to improve your physical health or a sports skill
s'entraîner

I train three times a week.
Je m'entraîne trois fois par semaine.

He's training for next week's fight.
Il s'entraîne pour le combat de la semaine prochaine.

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

train

noun /trein/

a railway engine with its carriages and/or trucks

train
I caught the train to London.

a part of a long dress or robe that trails behind the wearer

traîne
The bride wore a dress with a train.

a connected series

suite
Then began a train of events which ended in disaster.

a line of animals carrying people or baggage

train
a mule train
a baggage train.

train

verb /trein/

to prepare, be prepared, or prepare oneself, through instruction, practice, exercise etc, for a sport, job, profession etc

(se) former; (s’)entraîner
I was trained as a teacher
The racehorse was trained by my uncle.

to point or aim (a gun, telescope etc) in a particular direction

pointer (sur)
He trained the gun on/at the soldiers.

to make (a tree, plant etc) grow in a particular direction

faire grimper
You could train the plant up the trellis.
trained adjective

(negative untrained) having had teaching

qualifié
She’s a trained nurse
a well-trained dog.
trainee noun

a person who is being trained

stagiaire, apprenti/-ie
He’s a trainee with an industrial firm
(also adjective) a trainee teacher.
trainer noun

a person who prepares people or animals for sport, a race etc

entraîneur/-euse
a personal trainer.

an aircraft used for training pilots.

avion-école
training noun

preparation for a sport

entraînement
He has gone into training for the race.

the process of learning (the practical side of) a job

formation
It takes many years of training to be a doctor.

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