Translation of "file" - English-Russian dictionary


verb uk /faɪl/ us
PAPER [ T ] also file away

to put documents into an ordered system of boxes or files where you can easily find them again

подшивать (документы) в определенном порядке
She filed all her tax returns under T.
LAW [ I,T ]

to officially state that you are going to take someone to court

подавать заявление в суд, возбуждать судебное дело
The police filed charges against the suspect.
His wife's filing for divorce.
RUB [ T ]

to rub something with a rough tool in order to make it smooth

подпиливать, шлифовать
file along/into/through, etc

to walk somewhere in a line, one behind the other

идти гуськом/друг за другом
The audience slowly filed back to their seats.

(Translation of “file verb” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)