French bean Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "French bean" - English Dictionary

See all translations

French beannoun [C]

uk   us   UK
a green bean
Translations of “French bean”
in Korean 강낭콩…
in Arabic فول أخضَر…
in Portuguese feijão-verde…
in Catalan mongeta tendra…
in Japanese サヤインゲン…
in Italian fagiolino…
in Chinese (Traditional) 青菜豆, 四季豆…
in Chinese (Simplified) 青菜豆, 四季豆…
(Definition of French bean from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of French bean?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “French bean”

Word of the Day
straight

the straight part of a racetrack (= the track on which competitors race)

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

exoskeleton noun
exoskeleton noun
July 27, 2015
a robotic device which goes around the legs and part of the body of a person who cannot walk and allows them to move independently and in an upright position The device, known as an exoskeleton, is strapped to the outside of a person’s limbs and can then be controlled by them.

Read More