French translation of “train”
train verb /trein/
› to prepare, be prepared, or prepare oneself, through instruction, practice, exercise etc, for a sport, job, profession etc
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
He trained the gun on/at the soldiers. › to make (a tree, plant etc) grow in a particular direction
You could train the plant up the trellis. trained adjective › (negative untrained) having had teaching
She’s a trained nurse a well-trained dog. trainee noun › a person who is being trained
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
a personal trainer. › an aircraft used for training pilots.
training noun › preparation for a sport
He has gone into training for the race. › the process of learning (the practical side of) a job
It takes many years of training to be a doctor.