Translation of "vacuum" - English-French dictionary

vacuum

nounvacuum /ˈvækyum, -yuəm, -yəm/
countable ( vacuum cleaner,) a machine used to clean floors
aspirateur masculine
countable a space from which all air and other substances have been removed
vide masculine

to create a vacuum
créer un vide
singular a situation in which sth important is not present
vide masculine

the political power vacuum left by his death
le vide politique laissé par sa mort

vacuum

verb transitive-intransitivevacuum /ˈvækyum, -yuəm, -yəm/
to clean using a vacuum
passer l'aspirateur

Did you vacuum the hall?
Est-ce que tu as passé l'aspirateur dans l'entrée ?

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

vacuum

noun /ˈvӕkjuəm/

a space from which (almost) all air or other gas has been removed.

vide
Nature abhors a vacuum.

short for vacuum cleaner.

vacuum cleaner

a machine that cleans carpets etc by sucking dust etc into itself.

aspirateur
vacuum flask noun

a container with double walls that have a vacuum between them to keep the contents from losing or gaining heat

bouteille isolante
a (vacuum-)flask of hot coffee.

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