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éclat {n} /eɪˈklɑ/ (brilliant or successful effect)  :: éclat
écu {n} /eɪˈkuː/ (obsolete French unit of currency)  :: écu {m}
E {n} /ɛ/ (slang: ecstasy)  :: Hebrew
each {determiner} /it͡ʃ/ (every)  :: chaque
each {determiner} (per)  :: chacun
each other {pron} (to one another; one to the other)  :: l'un l'autre, les uns les autres {p}
each to his own {proverb} (proverb)  :: à chacun son goût
eager {adj} (excited by desire in the pursuit of any object)  :: désireux, enthousiaste, impatient
eagle {n} (A gold coin with a face value of $10.00)  :: pièce de dix dollars
eagle {n} /ˈiːɡəl/ (Any of several large carnivorous birds in the family Accipitridae)  :: aigle {m}
eagle owl {n} /ˈiːɡəlˈɑʊl/ (large owl of genus Bubo)  :: grand duc {m}
eaglet {n} (an eagle chick)  :: aiglon {m}
ear {n} (external part of the organ of hearing) SEE: pinna  ::
ear {n} (fruiting body of a grain plant)  :: épi {m}
ear {n} /ɪɹ/ (organ of hearing)  :: oreille {f}
ear {v} (archaic: to plough)  :: labourer
ear {v} (plough) SEE: plough  ::
ear canal {n} (tube or meatus running from the outer ear to the eardrum)  :: conduit auditif {m}
eardrum {n} /ˈi˞ˌdɹʌm/ (membrane separating outer and middle ears)  :: tympan {m}
earl {n} /ɝl/ (a British nobleman)  :: comte
earlap {n} (earflap) SEE: earflap  ::
earlap {n} (earlobe) SEE: earlobe  ::
earlier {adv} (comparitive of early and of soon)  :: plus tôt
earlier {adv} (previously; before now; sooner)  :: plus tôt
ear lobe {n} (a part of the ear)  :: lobe {m} (de l'oreille)
early {adj} (arriving at a time before expected)  :: en avance
early {adj} /ˈɝli/ (at a time in advance of the usual)  :: de bonne heure
early {adj} (near the start or beginning)  :: ancien
early {adv} (at a time before expected)  :: tôt, de bonne heure, en avance
early bird {n} (one who wakes early)  :: lève-tôt {m}
early fetal demise {n} (missed abortion) SEE: missed abortion  ::
early riser {n} (early bird) SEE: early bird  ::
early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise {proverb} (Benjamin Franklin quote)  :: coucher de poule et lever de corbeau écartent l'homme du tombeau
earmark {v} (to specify or set aside for a particular purpose)  :: allouer, réserver
earmuff {n} (garment to keep the ears warm)  :: cache-oreilles {p}
earn {v} (deserve)  :: mériter
earn {v} (intransitive: receive money for working)  :: gagner
earn {v} /ɝn/ (transitive: receive (money) for working)  :: gagner
earnest {adj} (important, serious)  :: sérieux
earnest {adj} /ˈɜː(ɹ)nɪst/ (ardent)  :: ardent
earnings {n} (wages, money earned, income)  :: revenus {m-p}
earphone {n} (sound device held near the ear)  :: écouteur {m}
earphones {n} (small speakers worn over the ears)  :: écouteurs {m-p}
earpick {n} (instrument for removing earwax)  :: cure-oreille {m}
earplug {n} (protective clothing for the ear canal)  :: bouchon d’oreille {m}
earring {n} (piece of jewelry)  :: boucle d'oreille {f}
earshot {n} /ˈɜː(ɹ)ˌʃɒt/ (distance)  :: à portée de voix
earth {n} (any general rock-based material)  :: terre {f}
earth {n} (electrical connection)  :: terre {f}
earth {n} (fox's lair)  :: terrier
earth {n} (one of the four basic elements)  :: terre {f}
earth {n} (soil)  :: terre {f}
earth {n} (the ground, land)  :: terre {f}
earth {prop} /ɝθ/ (our planet, third out from the Sun) SEE: Earth  ::
Earth {prop} /ɜː(ɹ)θ/ (third planet from the Sun)  :: la Terre {f}, la terre {f}
earthbound {adj} (unimaginative or mundane)  :: terre-à-terre
Earth Day {prop} (global day of observance of the need to protect the earth)  :: Jour de la Terre {m}
earthenware {n} (ceramic)  :: poterie {f}
Earthling {n} /ˈɜː(ɹ)θ.lɪŋ/ (inhabitant of the planet Earth)  :: terrien {m}, terrienne {f}
earthquake {n} /ˈəːθkweɪk/ (shaking of the surface of a planet)  :: tremblement de terre {m}, séisme {m}
earthshine {n} (reflected Earthlight)  :: clair de Terre {m}
earthworm {n} (worm (animal))  :: ver de terre {m}
ear to the ground {n} (the practice of carefully gathering information)  :: (to keep one's ear to the ground) rester à l'écoute, être à l'écoute
earwax {n} (waxy substance secreted by the ear)  :: cérumen {m}
earwig {n} (the insect)  :: forficule {f}, perce-oreille {m}
ease {n} /iːz/ (Dexterity or facility)  :: facilité {f}
ease {n} (Relaxation, rest and leisure)  :: repos {m}
easel {n} /ˈi.zəl/ (upright frame for displaying or supporting something)  :: chevalet {m}
easement {n} /ˈiːzmənt/ (legal right to use another person's property)  :: servitude
ease nature {v} (to urinate and/or defecate (euphemism)) SEE: relieve oneself  ::
ease up {v} (to become more relaxed)  :: lâcher du lest
ease up {v} (to reduce speed)  :: lever le pied
easier said than done {adj} (easy to propose, but difficult to accomplish)  :: plus facile à dire qu’à faire
easily {adv} /iː.zə.liː/ (without difficulty)  :: facilement
easily {adv} (without question)  :: facilement
east {adj} (from the East)  :: oriental {m}, orientale {f}
east {adj} (in or towards the east)  :: à l'est
east {adj} (meteorology: easterly)  :: de l'est
east {adj} (of or pertaining to the east)  :: de l'est
east {adv} (towards the east)  :: vers l 'est
east {n} /iːst/ (compass point)  :: est {m}
East {prop} (Eastern states of the US)  :: les états de l'est des États-Unis
East {prop} (Eastern world)  :: orient {m}, levant {m}
East al-Quds {prop} (East Jerusalem) SEE: East Jerusalem  ::
East Asia {prop} (the Far East)  :: Asie de l'Est {f}
east by north {n} (compass point)  :: est-quart-nord-est {m}
east by south {n} (compass point)  :: est-quart-sud-est {m}
East China Sea {prop} (a sea)  :: mer de Chine orientale {f}
Easter {n} /ˈiː.stɚ/ (Christian holiday)  :: Pâques
Easter Bunny {prop} /ˈiːs.tɚ ˈbʌ.ni/ (Symbolic rabbit sometimes depicted delivering Easter eggs to children)  :: lapin de Pâques {m}
Easter egg {n} /ˈi.stɚ ˌɛɡ/ (a dyed or decorated egg)  :: œuf de Pâques {m}
Easter Island {prop} (Island in the Pacific)  :: Île de Pâques {f}
Easter Monday {prop} (Monday after Easter Sunday)  :: Lundi de Pâques
eastern {adj} /ˈiːstə(r)n/ (related to the east)  :: oriental
Eastern Arabic {prop} (Levantine Arabic) SEE: Levantine Arabic  ::
Eastern Bloc {prop} (The largely Communist countries of the eastern world)  :: bloc de l'Est {m}
easterner {n} (a native or inhabitant of the east)  :: Oriental {m}
Eastern Europe {prop} (Eastern Europe)  :: Europe de l'Est {f}
Eastern Hemisphere {n} (hemisphere of the Earth)  :: hémisphère est {m}
eastern jackrabbit {n} (European hare) SEE: European hare  ::
Eastern Standard Time {prop} (timezone)  :: heure normale de l'est
Easter Sunday {prop} (Easter Sunday)  :: dimanche de Pâques {m}
East Flanders {prop} (East Flanders)  :: Flandre-Orientale {f}
East Germany {prop} (former European country)  :: Allemagne de l'Est {f}
East Indies {prop} (Southeast Asia)  :: Indes orientales {f-p}
East Jerusalem {prop} (eastern sector of Jerusalem)  :: Jérusalem-Est {m}
east-northeast {n} (compass point)  :: est-nord-est {m}
East Punjab {prop} (state in India)  :: Penjab {m}, Pendjab {m}
East Sea {prop} (Baltic sea) SEE: Baltic Sea  ::
East Sea {prop} (Dead Sea) SEE: Dead Sea  ::
East Sea {prop} (East China Sea) SEE: East China Sea  ::
East Sea {prop} (Sea of Japan) SEE: Sea of Japan  ::
East Sea {prop} (South China Sea) SEE: South China Sea  ::
East Slavic {adj} (of or relating to the East Slavs)  :: slave oriental
east-southeast {n} (compass point)  :: est-sud-est {m}
East Timor {prop} (Country in Oceania)  :: Timor Oriental
easy {adj} (comfortable) SEE: comfortable  ::
easy {adj} (consenting readily to sex)  :: facile
easy {adj} /ˈiːzi/ (requiring little skill or effort)  :: facile
easy chair {n} (a comfortable chair)  :: fauteuil
easy does it {interj} (do something gently or slowly)  :: doucement, d'une main légère
eat {v} (colloquial: cause to worry)  :: ronger, bouffer [familiar]
eat {v} (eat a meal)  :: manger
eat {v} /it/ (consume)  :: manger, bouffer [slang]
eatable {adj} (able to be eaten) SEE: edible  ::
eat crow {v} (to recognize that one has mistaken)  :: faire amende honorable, admettre son erreur, reconnaître son erreur, aller à Canossa, venir à Canossa
eater {n} (one who eats)  :: mangeur
eatery {n} (a restaurant or café, etc.)  :: resto {m}
eat humble pie {v} (to admit one's faults)  :: avaler son chapeau
eat like a horse {v} (eat large amounts)  :: manger comme un ogre, manger comme quatre
eat my shorts {phrase} /ˈiːt maɪ ʃɔːts/ (irreverent rebuke or dismissal)  :: va te faire shampooiner [France]; mange de la crotte [Canada]
eat one's hat {v} (to express disbelief about a proposition)  :: manger son chapeau
eat out of someone's hand {v} (to be submissive due to fascination)  :: manger dans la main
eat pussy {v} (to perform cunnilingus)  :: faire minette, coller les timbres à la cave, brouter le gazon, bouffer la chatte
eau de toilette {n} (lightly scented perfume)  :: eau de toilette {f}
eave {n} (the underside of a roof that extends beyond the external walls of a building)  :: égout {m}, avant-toit {m}
eaves {n} (underside of a roof)  :: avant-toit {m}, corniche
eavesdrop {n} (space around a house on which such water drips)  :: chéneau {m}
eavesdrop {v} /ˈivzˌdɹɑp/ (to hear a conversation one is not intended to hear)  :: être aux écoutes
eavesdropping {n} (interception of electronic communication)  :: écoute clandestine {f}
eavestrough {n} (roof gutter)  :: gouttière {f}
e-banking {n}  :: homebanking {m}
ebb {n} /ɛb/ (receding movement of the tide)  :: reflux {m}
ebb {n} (low tide)  :: reflux {m}
ebb {v} (to fall away or decline)  :: refluer, décliner
e-bike {n} (bicycle powered by an electric motor)  :: vélo à assistance électrique {m}
ebonite {n} /ˈebəˌnaɪt/ (product of vulcanizing rubber with sulfur)  :: ébonite {f}
ebony {adj} (made of ebony wood)  :: d'ébène
ebony {n} (colour)  :: ébène
ebony {n} /ˈɛb.ən.i/ (wood)  :: ébène {f}, m d'ébène
ebony {n} (tree)  :: ébénier
e-book {n} (electronic book)  :: livrel, livre électronique
Ebro {prop} (Spanish river)  :: Èbre {m}
EBU {initialism} (European Broadcasting Union)  :: UER
ECB {initialism} (European Central Bank)  :: BCE
eccentric {adj} (deviating from the norm)  :: excentrique
eccentric {adj} /ɛkˈsɛntrɪk/ (not at or in the centre)  :: excentrique
eccentric {n} (person who does not behave like others)  :: excentrique {m} {f}
eccentricity {n} (a ratio between distances in a conic section)  :: excentricité {f}
eccentricity {n} (eccentric behaviour)  :: excentricité {f}
eccentricity {n} (the quality of being eccentric)  :: excentricité {f}
ecchi {n}  :: ecchi {m}
ecchymosis {n} /ˌɛk.ɪˈmoʊ.sɪs/ (skin discoloration) SEE: bruise  ::
Ecclesiastes {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Ecclésiaste
ecclesiastic {adj} /əkliziˈæstɪk/ (pertaining to the church)  :: ecclésiastique
ecclesiastical {adj} /əˌkliziˈæstəkəl/ (pertaining to the church)  :: ecclésiastique
Ecclesiastical Latin {prop} (Latin language)  :: latin ecclésiastique {m}
ecclesiology {n} (branch of theology)  :: ecclésiologie {f}
echelon {n} (A formation of troops)  :: échelon {m}
echelon {n} /ˈɛkəlɒn/ (A level or rank in an organization, profession, or society)  :: échelon {m}
echidna {n} /ʔəˈkɪdnə/ (any of the four species of small spined monotremes)  :: échidné {m}
echinoderm {n} (member of the Echinodermata)  :: échinoderme {m}
echo {n} /ˈɛkəʊ/ (reflected sound)  :: écho {m}
echo chamber {n} (room)  :: chambre d’échos {f}
echography {n} (the use of ultrasound as a diagnostic aid)  :: échographie {f}
echolalia {n} /ɛkə(ʊ)ˈleɪlɪə/ (echoing of words or phrases)  :: écholalie {f}
echolalic {adj} (of or pertaining to echolalia)  :: écholalique {m} {f}
echolocation {n} (use of echos to detect objects)  :: écholocation {f}, écholocalisation
eclair {n} (an oblong chocolate covered creme filled pastry)  :: éclair {m}
eclaircissement {n} (explanation of something obscure or unknown)  :: éclaircissement {m}
eclectic {adj} /ɛkˈlɛk.tɪk/ (selecting a mixture of what appear to be best of various doctrines, methods or styles)  :: éclectique
eclectic {adj} (unrelated and unspecialized; heterogeneous)  :: hétérogène, hétéroclite disparate, de bric et de broc
eclipse {n} /ɪˈklɪps/ (passage of a planetary object between others)  :: éclipse {f}
eclipse {v} (To cause an eclipse)  :: éclipser
eclipse {v} (To overshadow)  :: éclipser
ecliptic {n} /ɪˈklɪp.tɪk/ (Earth's orbital plane)  :: écliptique {m}
eclogue {n} (pastoral poem)  :: églogue {f}
eco- {prefix} /ˈiːˌkəʊ/ (concerning ecology or the environment)  :: éco-
E-collar {n} (Elizabethan collar) SEE: Elizabethan collar  ::
ecologic {adj} (related to ecology) SEE: ecological  ::
ecological {adj} /ˌiːkəˈlɒd͡ʒɪkl̩/ (relating to ecology)  :: écologique
ecologically {adv} (in an ecological manner)  :: écologiquement
ecologist {n} (A scientist who studies ecology)  :: écologue {m} {f}, écologiste {m} {f}
ecology {n} /i.ˈkɑ.lə.dʒi/ (branch of biology)  :: écologie {f}
e-commerce {n} (commercial activity conducted via the Internet)  :: commerce électronique {f}, vente en ligne {f}
ecomuseum {n}  :: écomusée {m}
ecomusicology {n} (study of music, culture, and nature)  :: écomusicologie {f}
econometrics {n} (branch of economics)  :: économétrie {f}
economic crisis {n} (period of economic slowdown) SEE: financial crisis  ::
economics {n} (study)  :: économie {f}
economies of scale {n} (the characteristics of a production process)  :: économies d'échelle {f-p}
economism {n} (Definition)  :: économisme {m}
economist {n} (expert in economics)  :: économiste {m}
economy {n} /iːˈkɒn.ə.mi/ (frugal use of resources)  :: économie {f}
economy {n} (production and distribution and consumption)  :: économie {f}
eco-region {n} (region, smaller than an ecozone, that contains distinct biodiversity of flora and fauna)  :: écorégion {m}
ecosystem {n} /ˈikoʊˌsɪstəm/ (system of an ecological community and its environment)  :: écosystème {m}
ecotone {n} /ˈiːkətəʊn/ (a region of transition)  :: écotone
ecotourism {n} (responsible travel)  :: écotourisme {m}
ecru {adj} (beige) SEE: beige  ::
ECSC {initialism} (European Coal and Steel Community)  :: CECA {f}
ecstasy {n} (drug)  :: ecstasy {m}, exta {m}
ecstasy {n} (intense emotion)  :: extase {f}
ecstasy {n} (intense pleasure)  :: extase {f}
ecstasy {n} (trance associated with mystic or prophetic exaltation)  :: extase {f}
ectopic pregnancy {n} (type of pregnancy)  :: grossesse extra-utérine {f}
ectoplasm {n} /ˈɛktəˌplæzəm/ (parapsychology: visible substance believed to emanate from spiritualistic mediums)  :: ectoplasme
ecu {n} (European Currency Unit)  :: écu {m}
Ecuador {prop} /ˈɛk.wə.dɔɹ/ (country in South America)  :: Équateur {m}
Ecuadorian {n} (person from Ecuador)  :: Équatorien {m}, Équatorienne {f}
ecumenic {adj} /iːkjuːˈmɛnɪk/ (ecumenical) SEE: ecumenical  ::
ecumenical {adj} /ˌɛk.jʊˈmɛ.nɪ.kəl/ (ecclesiastical: pertaining to the Christian Church in a worldwide sense)  :: œcuménique
ecumenical {adj} (general, universal, worldwide)  :: œcuménique
ecumenism {n} (philosophy)  :: œcuménisme
ecumenopolis {n} /ˌɛkjuːmɛˈnɒpəlɪs/ (planet-wide city)  :: œcumenopolis {f}
eczema {n} /ˈɛɡzɪmə/ (acute or chronic inflammation of the skin)  :: eczéma {m}
eddy {n} /ˈɛd.i/ (air or water running in an opposite direction to the main current)  :: contre-courant
edelweiss {n} (a European perennial alpine plant)  :: edelweiss {m}
edema {n} (excessive accumulation of serum in tissue)  :: œdème {m}
Eden {prop} (A garden built by God as the home for Adam and Eve)  :: Éden {m}
edentulous {adj} /iˈdɛnt.jʊ.ləs/ (toothless) SEE: toothless  ::
Edgar {prop} (male given name)  :: Edgar {m}
edge {n} (any sharp terminating border; a margin; a brink; extreme verge)  :: bord {m}
edge {n} /ɛdʒ/ (boundary line of a surface)  :: bord {m}
edge {n} (joining line between two vertices of a polygon)  :: côté {m}
edge {n} (place where two faces of a polyhedron meet)  :: arête {f}
edge {n} (thin cutting side of the blade of an instrument)  :: carre {f}
edgy {adj} /ˈɛdʒi/ (nervous)  :: nerveux, anxieux, à cran
edgy {adj} (on the edge between acceptable and offensive)  :: limite
edible {adj} /ˈɛd.ɪ.bəl/ (that can be eaten without harm; suitable for consumption)  :: comestible
edict {n} /ˈiː.dɪkt/ (a proclamation of law)  :: édit {m}
e-dictionary {n} (electronic dictionary)  :: dictionnaire électronique {m}
edification {n} (building)  :: édification {f}
edification {n} /ˌɛdɪfɪˈkeɪʃən/ (the act of edifying, or the state of being edified)  :: édification {f}
edifice {n} /ˈɛd.ɪ.fɪs/ (building)  :: édifice {m}
edify {v} /ˈɛdɪfaɪ/ (To instruct or improve morally or intellectually)  :: édifier
Edinburgh {prop} /ˈɛdənbərə/ (capital of Scotland)  :: Édimbourg
edit {n} /ˈɛdɪt/ (a change to the text of a document)  :: modification {f}, correction {f}
edit {v} (to change a text, or a document)  :: modifier, corriger, rediger, éditer
editable {adj} (capable of being edited)  :: modifiable
Edith {prop} (female given name)  :: Édith
editing {n} (an act or instance of something being edited)  :: rédaction {f}
edition {n} /əˈdɪʃən/ (literary work)  :: édition {f}
edition {n} (whole set of copies)  :: édition {f}
editor {n} /ˈɛd.ɪ.tə(ɹ)/ (person who edits)  :: rédacteur {m}
editor {n} (machine for editing film)  :: monteuse {m}
editor {n} (newspaper editor)  :: éditeur {m}
editor {n} (someone who manipulates video footage and assembles it into the correct order)  :: monteur {m}
editorial {adj} (of or relating to an editor, editing, or an editorial)  :: éditorial
editorial {n} (article giving the opinion of editors)  :: éditorial {m}
editor in chief {n} (highest ranking editor)  :: rédacteur en chef {m}, rédactrice en chef {f}
edit war {n} (a dispute over the content of a page on a wiki or other editable work)  :: guerre d'édition {f}
Edmonton {prop} (city in Canada)  :: Edmonton
Edmund {prop} (male given name)  :: Edmond
Edo {prop} (former name of Tokyo)  :: Yédo {m}
EDT {initialism} (Eastern Daylight Time)  :: heure d'été de New-York
educable {adj} (capable of being educated)  :: éducable
educate {v} /ˈɛdʒəkeɪt/ (to instruct or train)  :: éduquer
educated {adj} /ˈɛdʒɘkeɪɾɪd/ (having attained a level of higher education)  :: cultivé
educated guess {n} (estimate based on experience)  :: supposition éclairée
education {n} /ˌɛdʒʊˈkeɪʃn/ (process or art of imparting knowledge, skill and judgment)  :: éducation {f}, enseignement
education {n} (facts, skills and ideas that have been learned, either formally or informally)  :: éducation {f}
educational {adj} /ˌɛdʒʊˈkeɪʃənəl/ (Of or pertaining to education)  :: éducatif
educative {adj} (educational)  :: éducatif {m}, éducative {f}
educator {n} /ˈɛdʒəkeɪtɚ/ (teacher) SEE: teacher  ::
edulcorate {v} (to sweeten)  :: édulcorer
Edward {prop} /ˈɛdwɚd/ (male given name)  :: Édouard
Edwardian {adj} (relating to the reign of Edward VII)  :: édouardien
-ee {suffix} (forming words meaning a person to whom or a thing to which an action is done)  :: {m}, -ée {f}
-ee {suffix} (forming words meaning a person who or a thing that does an action, especially where a passive sense of the verb is implied)  :: -eur {m}, -euse {f}
EEA {initialism} (European Economic Area)  :: EEE
eel {n} (Anguilla anguilla) SEE: European eel  ::
eel {n} /iːl/ (any fish of the order Anguilliformes)  :: anguille {f}
eeny, meeny, miny, moe {n} (similar children's counting-out games in other languages)  :: ams tram gram
eerie {adj} (fearful)  :: craintif {m}, timide {m} {f}, peureux {m}
eerie {adj} /ˈɪɹi/ (weird)  :: étrange {m} {f}, sinistre
eerily {adv} /ˈɪərɪli/ (In an eerie manner)  :: étrangement, sinistrement
ef {n} (name of the letter F, f)  :: effe {m} {f}
efface {v} (cause to disappear as if by rubbing out)  :: effacer
efface {v} (make oneself inobtrusive)  :: s'effacer
efface {v} (to erase)  :: effacer
effect {n} /ɪˈfɛkt/ (result of an action)  :: effet
effect {v} (to make or bring about; to implement)  :: effectuer
effecter {n} (effector) SEE: effector  ::
effective {adj} (actually in effect)  :: en vigueur
effective {adj} (efficient, serviceable, or operative)  :: efficace {m} {f}
effective {adj} (having the power to produce a required effect or effects)  :: efficace
effective {adj} (producing a decided or decisive effect)  :: efficace
effectively {adv} (in an efficient or effective manner; with powerful effect)  :: efficacement
effectiveness {n} (property)  :: efficacité
effect size {n} (a measure of the strength or magnitude of the effect)  :: taille d'effet {f}
effeminate {adj} /ɛˈfɛmɪnət/ (of a man, behaving like a woman)  :: efféminé {m}, efféminée {f}
effendi {n} /ɛˈfɛndi/ (title of respect)  :: effendi {m}
effervescence {n} (the escape of gas from solution in a liquid)  :: effervescence {f}
effete {adj} /ɪˈfit/  :: affaibli
efficacity {n} (efficacy) SEE: efficacy  ::
efficacy {n} /ˈɛf.ɪ.kə.si/ (ability to produce effect)  :: efficience {f}, efficacité {f}
efficiency {n} (extent to which a resource is used for the intended purpose)  :: rendement
efficiency {n}  :: rendement
efficient {adj} (making good use of resources)  :: efficace
efficient {adj} (using a particular proportion of available energy)  :: efficace
efficiently {adv} (in an efficient manner)  :: efficacement
effigy {n} /ɛfədʒi/ (dummy or other crude representation)  :: effigie {f}
effigy {n} (likeness of a person)  :: effigie {f}
efflorescence {n} (eruption on the skin)  :: efflorescence, irruption {f}
efflorescence {n} (formation of a powdery surface)  :: efflorescence
efflorescence {n} (production of flowers)  :: efflorescence
efflorescence {n} (rapid flowering of a culture)  :: efflorescence
effluvium {n} /ɪˈfluviəm/ (A gaseous or vaporous emission, especially a foul-smelling one)  :: effluvium
effort {n} /ˈɛfɚt/ (the amount of work involved in achieving something)  :: effort
effort {n} (endeavour) SEE: endeavour  ::
effortless {adj} (without effort)  :: sans effort , aisé {m}, aisée {f}
effrontery {n} /ɪˈfɹʌntəɹi/ (insolent and shameless audacity)  :: effronterie {f}
effusion {n} (outpouring of liquid)  :: effusion {f}
effusion {n} (outpouring of speech or emotion)  :: effusion {f}
effusion {n} (seeping of fluid into a body cavity)  :: effusion {f}
effusive {adj} /ɪˈfjuːsɪv/ (extravagant or excessive)  :: excessif
E-flat {n} (E-flat major)  :: mi bémol {m}
E-flat {n} (mechanism for producing an E-flat)  :: mi bémol {m}
E-flat {n} (tone between D and E)  :: mi bémol {m}
E flat major {n} (Major chord of E-flat)  :: mi bémol majeur
E flat major {n} (Major scale of E-flat)  :: mi bémol majeur
e.g. {adv} /iːdʒiː/ (abbreviation for “for example”)  :: par ex., [[[par exemple]]] p. ex.
egalitarian {adj} /ɪˌɡæl.ɪˈtɛɹ.i.ən/ (characterized by social equality and equal rights for all people)  :: égalitaire
egalitarian {n} ( person who accepts or promotes social equality and equal rights for all people)  :: égalitaire
egalitarianism {n} (political doctrine of universal equality)  :: égalitarisme {m}
egg {n} (culinary ingredient)  :: œuf {m}
egg {n} /ɛɡ/ (body housing an embryo)  :: œuf {m}
egg {n} (egg of domestic fowl as food item)  :: œuf {m}
egg {n} (ovum)  :: ovule {m}
eggbeater {n} (eggwhisk) SEE: eggwhisk  ::
egg cell {n} (ovum) SEE: ovum  ::
eggcup {n} (a small dish used to support a boiled egg whilst being eaten)  :: coquetier {m}
egghead {n}  :: crâne d'œuf {m}
eggnog {n} /ˈɛɡ.nɑɡ/ (alcoholic beverage)  :: liqueur aux œufs {f}, lait de poule {m}
egg on {v} (provoke)  :: pousser à
eggplant {n} (edible fruit)  :: aubergine {f}
eggplant {n} (plant)  :: aubergine {f}
egg roll {n} (egg roll)  :: pâté impérial {m}
eggshell {n} /ˈɛgʃɛl/ (object)  :: coquille d'œuf {f}
egg timer {n} (timer with an alarm)  :: [with sand] sablier {m}, [mechanical] minuteur {m}
egg white {n} (albumen) SEE: albumen  ::
egg yolk {n} (central part of an egg)  :: jaune d’œuf {m} , jaune {m}
eglantine {n} (rose)  :: églantine {f}
ego {n} (psychoanalytic ego)  :: moi {m}
ego {n} (the self)  :: moi {m}
egoism {n} (tendency to think of self)  :: égoïsme {m}
egoist {n} (advocate of egoism)  :: égoïste {m} {f}
egoist {n} (person who talks excessively about himself or believes in his own importance or superiority) SEE: egotist  ::
egotist {n} (egocentric or self-centered person) SEE: egoist  ::
egotist {n}  :: égoïste
egotistical {adj} (egoistical) SEE: egoistical  ::
egregious {adj} /ɪˈɡriː.dʒəs/ (Exceptional, conspicuous, outstanding, most usually in a negative fashion)  :: flagrant, inoui
egress {n} /ˈiːɡrɛs/ (exit) SEE: exit  ::
egress {n} (process of exiting)  :: sortie {f}
egret {n} /ˈi.gɹɪt/ (Any of various wading birds of the genera Egretta or Ardea)  :: aigrette {f}
Egypt {prop} /ˈiː.dʒɪpt/ (country in North Africa)  :: Égypte {f}
Egyptian {adj} /ɪˈdʒɪp.ʃən/ (of, from, or pertaining to Egypt)  :: égyptien
Egyptian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Egyptians)  :: égyptien
Egyptian {n} (person from Egypt)  :: Égyptien, Égyptienne, Egyptien {m}, Egyptienne
Egyptian {prop} (language)  :: égyptien {m}
Egyptian Arabic {prop} (Egyptian Arabic)  :: arabe égyptien {m}
Egyptian pyramid {n} (pyramidal tomb of ancient Egypt)  :: pyramide d'Égypte {f}
Egyptologist {n} (A person; one who is skilled professes or practices Egyptology)  :: égyptologue {m} {f}
egyptology {n} (Egyptology) SEE: Egyptology  ::
Egyptology {n} /ˌidʒɪpˈtɑlədʒi/ (the study of ancient Egypt)  :: égyptologie {f}
eh {interj} ((Canadian) an interjection used to ascertain the continued attention)  :: hein
eh {interj} /eɪ/ (used as a tag question)  :: hein, tu sais, n'est-ce pas
eh {interj} (used to mean “What?”)  :: hein
eicosanoid {n}  :: eicosanoïde {m}
Eid {prop} /iːd/ (Muslim religious festival)  :: Aïd
Eid al-Adha {prop} (Islamic festival)  :: Aïd el-Kebir {m}, Aīd al-Kabīr {m}
Eid al-Fitr {prop} (religious celebration)  :: Aïd el-Fitr {m}
eider {n} /ˈaɪdə/ (duck of genus Somateria)  :: eider {m}
eiderdown {n} (a quilt stuffed with this down)  :: édredon {m}
eid mubarak {phrase} (eid mubarak)  :: eid mubarak, aïd moubarak
Eifelian {n}  :: Eifelien
Eiffel Tower {prop} (tower in Paris)  :: tour Eiffel {f}
eigen- {prefix}  :: propre
eigenfunction {n} (function)  :: fonction propre {f}
eigenspace {n} (set of the eigenvectors associated with a particular eigenvalue)  :: espace propre {m}
eigenvalue {n} /ˈaɪɡənˌvæljuː/ (change in magnitude of an eigenvector)  :: valeur propre {f}
eigenvector {n} (vector not rotated by linear transformation)  :: vecteur propre {m}
eight {n} (Playing card with value 8)  :: huit {m}
eight {n} (The digit/figure 8)  :: huit {m}
eight {num} /eɪt/ (cardinal number 8)  :: huit
eighteen {num} /ˈeɪ.tiːn/ (cardinal number)  :: dix-huit {m}
eighteenth {adj} /ˌeɪˈtiːnθ/ (the ordinal form of the number eighteen)  :: dix-huitième (before the noun) (abbreviation 18ème); (in names of monarchs and popes) dix-huit (after the name) (abbreviation XVIII)
eighteenth {n} (One of eighteen equal parts of a whole)  :: dix-huitième {m}
eighteenth {n} (The person or thing in the eighteenth position)  :: dix-huitième {m} {f}
eighth {adj} /eɪtθ/ (ordinal form of the number eight)  :: huitième (before the noun) (abbreviation 8e); (in names of monarchs and popes) huit (after the name) (abbreviation VIII)
eighth {n} (one of eight equal parts of a whole)  :: huitième {m}
eighth {n} (person or thing in the eighth position)  :: huitième {m} {f}
eighth note {n} (eighth note) SEE: quaver  ::
eighties {n} (the decade of the 1980s)  :: années quatre-vingt {f-p}, années 80 {f-p}
eightieth {adj} /ˈeɪtiəθ/ (ordinal form of the number eighty)  :: [France, Quebec, Belgium, Luxembourg] quatre-vingtième, [Switzerland] huitantième (abbreviation 80ème)
eightieth {n} (One of eighty equal parts of a whole)  :: [France, Quebec, Belgium, Luxembourg] quatre-vingtième {m}; [Switzerland] huitantième {m}
eightieth {n} (The person or thing in the eightieth position)  :: [France, Quebec, Belgium, Luxembourg] quatre-vingtième {m} {f}; [Switzerland] huitantième {m} {f}
eight o'clock {n} (the start of the ninth hour)  :: huit heures {f}
eight thousand {n} (cardinal number)  :: huit mille
eighty {num} (80)  ::  ; [France, Quebec, Belgium, Luxemburg, part of Switzerland] quatre-vingts; [former word, Switzerland] octante; [part of Switzerland] huitante
eighty-eight {num} (88)  :: quatre-vingt-huit
eighty-first {n} (one of eighty-one equal parts of a whole)  :: quatre-vingt-et-unième {m}
eighty-first {num} (ordinal number 81st)  :: quatre-vingt-et-unième (abbreviation 81ème)
eighty-four {num} (84)  :: quatre-vingt-quatre
eighty-nine {num} (89)  :: quatre-vingt-neuf, huitante-neuf [Switzerland]
eighty-one {num} (81)  :: quatre-vingt-un
eighty-seven {num} (87)  :: quatre-vingt-sept
eighty-six {num} (cardinal number 86)  :: quatre-vingt-six
eighty-three {num} (83)  :: quatre-vingt-trois
eighty-two {num} (82)  :: quatre-vingts deux
Einstein {prop} /ˈaɪnstaɪn/ (Albert Einstein)  :: Einstein
Einstein field equation {n} (tensor equation in general relativity that describes gravitational force as curvature)  :: Équation de champ d'Einstein
Einsteinian {adj} (relative to Einstein)  :: einsteinien
einsteinium {n} /aɪnˈstaɪniəm/ (element with atomic number 99)  :: einsteinium {m}
Einstein's constant {prop} (constant)  :: constante d'Einstein {f}
either {adv} ((after a negative) as well)  :: non plus
either {conj} (Introduces the first of two options)  :: ou, soit
either {determiner} /ˈiːð.ə(ɹ)/ (each of two)  :: chaque
either {determiner} (one or the other)  :: l'un ou l'autre {m}, l'une ou l'autre {f} [for two feminine nouns]
ejaculate {n} (the liquid ejected during ejaculation)  :: éjaculation {f}
ejaculate {v} /ɪˈdʒæk.jə.leɪt/ (eject semen or vaginal fluid)  :: éjaculer
ejaculation {n} /iˌdʒækjuˈleɪʃən/ (ejection of semen through the urethra)  :: éjaculation {f}
ejaculatory {adj} /ɪ.ˈdʒæ.kjə.lə.ˌtɔɹ.i/ (of or pertaining to ejaculation)  :: éjaculateur
eject {v} /ɪˈdʒɛkt/ (to compel to leave)  :: éjecter, expulser
eject {v} (to throw out forcefully)  :: éjecter, expulser
ejecta {n} (material which has been ejected, especially from a volcano)  :: éjecta {m}
ejectable {adj} (able to be ejected)  :: éjectable
ejection {n} /əˈdʒɛkʃən/ (act of ejecting)  :: éjection {f}
eke out {v} (obtain with difficulty)  :: survivre, rammasser
eke out {v} (supplement)  :: améliorer
ekranoplan {n} (ground-effect vehicle)  :: ékranoplane
elaborated sap {n} (sap produced in leaves)  :: sève élaborée {f}
elapse {v} ((of time) to pass or move by)  :: se passer, s'écouler
elastic {adj} (elasticated) SEE: elasticated  ::
elastic {adj} /iˈlæs.tɪk/ (capable of stretching)  :: élastique {m} {f}
elastic {adj} (made of elastic)  :: élastique {m} {f}
elastic {adj} (sensitive to changes in price)  :: élastique {m} {f}
elastic {n} (elastic band) SEE: elastic band  ::
elastic {n} (material)  :: élastique {m}
elasticated {adj} (containing a strip of elastic)  :: élastiqué {m}, élastiquée {f}
elastic band {n} (loop of rubber or similar material)  :: élastique {m}, bande élastique {f}
elasticity {n} (adaptability) SEE: adaptability  ::
elasticity {n} (economics: sensitivity of a variable to changes in another variable)  :: élasticité
elasticity {n} /ɪ.læsˈtɪs.ɪ.ti/ (physics: property by which a material can regain its original dimensions)  :: élasticité {f}
elated {adj} (extremely happy and excited)  :: transporté (e) de joie
elation {n}  :: allégresse {f}, exaltation {f}
elation {n} (An exhilarating psychological state of pride and optimism; an absence of depression)  :: élation {f}
elative {n} /ɪˈleɪtɪv/ (elative case of a noun)  :: élatif {m}
elative case {n} (case used to indicate movement out of something)  :: élatif {m}
elbow {n} /ˈɛlboʊ/ (joint between upper arm and forearm)  :: coude {m}
elbow {n} (pipe fitting)  :: coude {m}
elbow {v} (to push with the elbow)  :: jouer des coudes
elbow bone {n} (olecranon) SEE: olecranon  ::
elbow bone {n} (ulna) SEE: ulna  ::
elbow grease {n} (effort or hard work)  :: huile de coude {f}
elbow room {n} (freedom or leeway)  :: liberté d'action {f}, marge de manœuvre {f}
elbow room {n} (room or space in which to move or maneuver)  :: place {f}, espace {m}
Elbrus {prop} (mountain)  :: Elbrouz {m}
ELCIC {prop} /ˌiːˌɛlˌsiːˌaɪˈsiː/ (Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada)  :: Église évangélique luthérienne au Canada {f}
elder {adj} /ˈɛldɚ/ (greater than another in age or seniority)  :: aîné
elder {n} (older member or leader of a community)  :: ancien {m}
elder {n} (Sambucus)  :: sureau {m}
elder {n}  :: sureau {m}
elderberry {n} (elder tree) SEE: elder  ::
elderberry {n} (fruit)  :: baie de sureau {f}
eldercare {n} (care for the elderly)  :: soins aux personnes âgées {f-p}
elderly {adj} (old)  :: vieux, ancien, agé
elderly care {n} (eldercare) SEE: eldercare  ::
Eleanor {prop} (female given name)  :: Éléonore, Aliénor {f}
e-learning {n} (learning conducted via electronic media)  :: formation en ligne {f}, apprentissage en ligne {m}, [Canada] e-learning {m}
elect {adj} (who has been elected)  :: élu
elect {v} (to choose in election)  :: élire
elect {v} (to choose or make decision)  :: choisir, décider
election {n} (choice of a leader or representatives)  :: élection {f}
election {n} /ɪˈlekʃ(ə)n/ (process of choosing a new leader or representatives)  :: élection {f}
elector {n} (person eligible to vote)  :: électeur {m}, électrice {f}
Elector {n} (elector or prince-elector)  :: prince-électeur {m}
electoral {adj} (of, or relating to elections)  :: électoral
electoral college {n} (body of electors empowered to elect someone to a particular office)  :: collège électoral {m}
electoral district {n} (district represented by one or more elected officials)  :: circonscription {f}
electoral fraud {n} (illegal interference with an election)  :: fraude electoral {f}
electorate {n} (geographic area encompassing electoral district) SEE: electoral district  ::
electorate {n} (those entitled to vote collectively)  :: électorat {m}
Electra complex {n} (Psychoanalytical theory)  :: complexe d'Électre {m},
electric {adj} (electronic (musical instrument))  :: électrique
electric {adj} /ɪˈlɛktɹɪk/ (electrical)  :: électrique
electrical {adj} /ɪˈlɛktɹɪkəl/ (related to electronics)  :: électrique
electrically {adv} (by means of electricity)  :: électriquement
electric car {n} (a car that uses electric motors)  :: voiture électrique {f}
electric chair {n} (A device used for performing execution by electrocution)  :: chaise électrique {f}
electric charge {n} (electric energy of a charged body)  :: charge électrique {f}
electric charge {n} (electromagnetic state)  :: charge {f}, charge électrique {f}
electric circuit {n} (path or interconnected group of paths (at least one of which is closed) that can carry an electric current )  :: circuit électrique {m}
electric current {n} (measurement of the rate of flow of electric charge)  :: courant {m}, courant électrique {m}
electric guitar {n} /ə.ˈlɛk.tɹɪk ɡɪ.ˈtɑːɹ/ (guitar which requires electronic amplification)  :: guitare électrique {f}
electrician {n} (tradesman who works with electrical equipment)  :: électricien {m}, électricienne {f}
electricity {n} /əˌlɛkˈtɹɪsᵻdi/ (form of energy)  :: électricité {f}
electric ray {n} (fish of the order Torpedodiniformes)  :: torpille {f}, torpedo {m}
electric shock {n} (physical reaction)  :: choc électrique {m}, électrisation {f}
electric vehicle {n} (vehicle that uses an electric motor as the means of propulsion)  :: véhicule électrique {m}
electrification {n} (the act of electrifying, or the state of being charged with electricity)  :: électrification {f}
electro {n} (The musical genre)  :: electro {m}, électro {m}
electro- {prefix} (meaning electricity or electrical)  :: électro-
electrobiology {n} (study of the production of electricity by organisms)  :: électrobiologie
electrocardiogram {n} /əˌlɛktrəˈkɑrdiəˌɡræm/ (trace of an electrocardiograph)  :: électrocardiogramme {m}
electrocatalysis {n} (atalysis of a half cell reaction)  :: électrocatalyse {f}
electrocatalyst {n} (material that catalyzes a half cell reaction)  :: électrocatalyseur {m}
electrocatalytic {adj} (pertaining to electrocatalysis or an electrocatalyst)  :: électrocatalytique {m} {f}
electrocute {v} /ɪˈlektrəkjuːt/ (to cause death from immediate complications resulting from electric shock)  :: électrocuter
electrocution {n} (accidental death or suicide by electric shock)  :: électrocution {f}
electrocution {n} (a severe electric shock)  :: électrocution {f}
electrocution {n} (deliberate execution by electric shock)  :: électrocution {f}
electrode {n} /əˈlɛk.trəʊd/ (the terminal through which electric current passes)  :: électrode {f}
electroencephalogram {n} (a recording of electrical brain activity made by an electroencephalograph)  :: électroencéphalogramme {m}
electroluminescence {n} (generation of light by application of an alternating current or by electric discharge)  :: électroluminescence {f}
electrolysis {n} (destruction of hair roots by electric current)  :: électrolyse {f}
electrolysis {n} /ɪlɛkˈtɹɒləsɪs/ (chemical change)  :: électrolyse {f}
electrolyte {n} (substance that ionizes and conducts electricity)  :: électrolyte {m}
electromagnet {n} (magnet)  :: électro-aimant {m}
electromagnetic {adj} (pertaining to electromagnetism)  :: électromagnétique {m} {f}
electromagnetic interaction {n} (electromagnetic interaction)  :: interaction électromagnétique {f}
electromagnetic wave {n} (electromagnetic radiation)  :: onde électromagnétique {f}
electromagnetism {n} /ɪˌlɛk.tɹəʊˈmæɡ.nəˌtɪzm̩/ (a fundamental force)  :: électromagnétisme {f}
electromechanical {adj} (combining the fields of mechanics and electronics)  :: électromécanique
electron {n} /ɪˈlɛktɹɑn/ (the negatively charged subatomic particles that orbit atoms)  :: électron {m}
electronarcosis {n} (process of rendering one unconscious)  :: électronarcose {f}
electronegativity {n} (degree of electron attraction)  :: électronégativité {f}
electronic {adj} (generated by electronic device)  :: électronique {m} {f}
electronic {adj} /ɪˌlɛkˈtɹɑː.nɪk/ (pertaining to electrons)  :: électronique
electronic {adj} (of or pertaining to the Internet)  :: électronique {m} {f}
electronic {adj} (operating on behavior of electrons)  :: électronique {m} {f}
electronic book {n} (e-book) SEE: e-book  ::
electronic cigarette {n} /ɪˌlɛkˈtʃɹɑːnɪk ˈsɪɡɚˌɛt/ (electronic cigarette)  :: cigarette électronique {f}, e-cigarette {f}
electronic game {n} (game played on an electronic device)  :: jeu électronique {m}
electronics {n} ((physics))  :: électronique {f}
electron microscope {n} (any of several forms of microscope that use a beam of electrons rather than one of light)  :: microscope électronique {m}
electron volt {n} (a unit for measuring the energy of subatomic particles)  :: électronvolt {m}, électron-volt {m}
electrophoresis {n} (method for separation of large molecules)  :: électrophorèse
electroscope {n} (device that detects the presence of an electric charge)  :: électroscope
electrostatics {n} (branch of physics)  :: électrostatique {f}
electroweak {adj} (combination of the electromagnetic and weak nuclear forces)  :: électrofaible
electrum {n} (alloy of gold and silver)  :: électrum {m}
electrum {n} /ɪˈlɛktɹəm/ (fossil resin) SEE: amber  ::
elegance {n}  :: élégance {f}
elegance {n} (grace, refinement, and beauty in movement, appearance, or manners)  :: élégance {f}, grâce {f}, finesse {f}
elegant {adj} /ɛl.ə.ɡənt/ (exhibiting elegance)  :: élégant
elegy {n} /ˈɛlɪdʒi/ (mournful or plaintive poem or song)  :: élégie {f}
element {n} (atmospheric forces)  :: élément {m}
element {n} (computing: conceptual object in a markup language)  :: élément {m}
element {n} /ˈel.ɪ.mənt/ (chemistry: simplest chemical substance)  :: élément {m}
element {n} (law: component of a cause of action)  :: élément {m}
element {n} (place or state of being that an individual or object is better suited towards)  :: élément {m}
element {n} (set theory: object in a set)  :: membre {m}, point {m}
elemental {adj} (basic, fundamental, elementary) SEE: elementary  ::
elementary {adj} (relating to the basic, essential or fundamental part of something)  :: élémentaire
elementary charge {n}  :: charge élémentaire {f}
elementary particle {n} (a subatomic particles that does not consist of smaller particles)  :: particule élémentaire {f}
elementary school {n} (school for children) SEE: primary school  ::
elephant {n} (anything huge and ponderous)  :: éléphantesque {m} {f}
elephant {n} /ˈɛləfənt/ (mammal)  :: éléphant {m}, éléphante {f}, éléphanteau {m}, [rare] éléphantelle {f}
elephantiasis {n} (disease)  :: éléphantiasis
elephantine {adj} /ɛl.ə.ˈfæn.tin/ (of or relating to elephants)  :: éléphantin {m}, éléphantine {f}
elephantine {adj} (very large)  :: éléphantesque {m} {f}
elephant seal {n} (mammal of the genus Mirounga)  :: éléphant de mer {m}
elevate {v} (ennoble) SEE: ennoble  ::
elevate {v} (increase the intensity of)  :: augmenter
elevate {v} (promote) SEE: promote  ::
elevate {v} (raise)  :: élever
elevated {adj} (Above normal)  :: élevé
elevation {n} (act of raising)  :: élévation {f}
elevation {n} (condition of being elevated)  :: élévation {f}
elevation {n} (that which is raised)  :: élévation {f}
elevator {n} /ˈɛl.ə.veɪ.tɚ/ (permanent construction) SEE: lift  ::
eleven {num} /ɪˈlɛv.ən/ (the cardinal number occurring after ten and before twelve)  :: onze
eleven hundred {num} (one thousand one hundred)  :: mille cent, onze cent
eleven o'clock {n} (the start of the twelfth hour)  :: onze heures {f}
eleventh {adj} /ɨˈlɛv.nθ/ (ordinal form of eleven)  :: onzième (before the noun) (abbreviation 11e); (in names of monarchs and popes) onze (after the name) (abbreviation XI)
eleventh {n} (one of eleven equal parts of a whole)  :: onzième {m}
eleventh {n} (something in the eleventh position)  :: onzième {m} {f}
elf {n} /ɛlf/ (a magical being)  :: elfe {m}, lutin {m}, farfadet {m}
Elginism {n} /ˈɛlɡɪnɪzəm̩/ (cultural vandalism)  :: elginisme
Elias {prop} (male given name) SEE: Elijah  ::
elicit {v} (To draw out, bring out.)  :: causer, réaliser
elicit {v} (To use logic to arrive at truth. )  :: raisonner, déduire
Eliezer {prop} (biblical character)  :: Éliézer {m}
eligibility {n} (quality of being eligible)  :: éligibilité {f}
eligible {adj} /ˈelɪdʒəbl/ (suitable)  :: éligible
Elijah {prop} /ɨˈlaɪd͡ʒə/ (biblical prophet)  :: Élie
Elijah {prop} (male given name)  :: Élie
eliminate {v} /ɪˈlɪməneɪt/ (kill)  :: tuer
elimination {n} (act of eliminating, expelling or throwing off)  :: élimination {f}
eliminatory {adj} (tending to eliminate)  :: éliminatoire
Elisabeth {prop} (female given name) SEE: Elizabeth  ::
Elisha {prop} /ɨˈlaɪʃə/ (biblical prophet)  :: Élisée
Elisheba {prop} (biblical wife of Aaron)  :: Elichéba
elision {n} /ɪˈlɪʒ.n̩/ (the omission of a letter or syllable)  :: élision {f}
elite {adj} /ɪˈliːt/ (Of high birth or social position)  :: élite, élitaire, d'élite
elite {n} (group with higher status)  :: élite {f}
elitism {n} (belief society should be run by elite)  :: élitisme
elixir {n} /ɪˈlɪksə/ (pharmacy: sweet taste-masking liquid)  :: élixir {m}
elixir of life {n} (elixir that brings immortality)  :: élixir de la longue vie {m}
Elizabeth {prop} /əˈlɪzəbəθ/ (female given name)  :: Élisabeth
Elizabeth {prop} (mother of John the Baptist)  :: Élisabeth
Elizabeth {prop} (wife of Aaron) SEE: Elisheba  ::
Elizabethan {adj} (pertaining to the reign of Elizabeth I of England)  :: élisabéthain {m}, élisabéthaine {f}
elk {n} /ɛlk/ (wapiti - Cervus canadensis) SEE: wapiti  ::
elk {n} (moose) SEE: moose  ::
ell {n} (extension of a building)  :: aile {f}
ell {n} (measure of cloth)  :: aune {f}
Elliott wave {n} (Elliott wave)  :: vague d'Elliott {f}
ellipse {n} (curve)  :: ellipse {f}
ellipsis {n} /ɪˈlɪpsɪs/ (mark used in printing to indicate an omission)  :: points de suspension {m}
ellipsis {n} (omission of grammatically required words that can be implied)  :: ellipse {f}
ellipsoid {adj} (shaped like an ellipse) SEE: elliptical  ::
elliptical {adj} /ɪˈlɪp.tɪ.kəl/ (in shape reminding of an ellipse, oval)  :: elliptique
elliptical {adj} (showing ellipsis)  :: elliptique
elm {n} /ɛlm/ (tree of genus Ulmus)  :: orme {m}
El Niño {n} (a global coupled ocean-atmosphere phenomenon)  :: El Niño {m}
Eloise {prop} (female given name)  :: Éloïse, Héloïse
elongate {v} (to make long)  :: allonger
elongated {adj} (extensive in length)  :: élongé
eloquence {n} /ˈɛləkwəns/ (the quality of artistry and persuasiveness in speech or writing)  :: éloquence {f}
eloquent {adj} (effective in expressing meaning)  :: éloquent
eloquent {adj} /ˈɛl.əˌkwənt/ (fluently persuasive and articulate)  :: éloquent
eloquent {adj}  :: éloquent
El Salvador {prop} /ɛl ˈsæl.və.dɔɹ/ (country in Central America)  :: Salvador {m}, El Salvador {m}
else {adj} /ɛls/ (other)  :: d'autre
else {adv}  :: sinon, autrement
else {adv} (word that implies any result with the exception of the one being referred to)  :: sinon, autrement
elsewhere {adv} /ˈɛlsˌʍɛːɹ/ (in or at some other place)  :: ailleurs
elsewhere {adv} (to some other place)  :: ailleurs
Elsinore {prop} (Danish city)  :: Elseneur
elucidate {v} /əˈluː.sɪ.deɪt/ (make clear)  :: élucider, expliquer
elucidation {n} /ɪˌlu.sɪˈdeɪ.ʃən/ (A making clear; the act of elucidating or that which elucidates, as an explanation, an exposition, an illustration)  :: élucidation {f}
elusive {adj} /ɪˈluːsɪv/ (evading capture, comprehension or remembrance)  :: évasif
Elvish {prop} /ˈɛlvɪʃ/ (language spoken by elves)  :: elfique
Elysian Fields {prop} (Elysium)  :: Champs-Élysées {m-p}
Elysium {prop} /ɪˈli.ʒi.əm/ (In mythology, the home of the blessed after death)  :: Élysée {m}
elytron {n} /ˈɛlɪtɹɒn/ (outer covering of insect)  :: élytre {m}
emaciate {v} ((intransitive) become extremely thin or wasted)  :: s'émacier, s'amaigrir
emaciate {v} ((transitive) make extremely thin or wasted)  :: amaigrir, émacier [rare]
emaciated {adj} /əˈmeɪsieɪtɪd/ (thin or haggard)  :: émacié
emaciation {n} (the act of making very lean)  :: émaciation {f}
emaciation {n} (the state of being emaciated)  :: émaciation {f}, émaciement {m} [rare]
e-mail {n} (an e-mail address)  :: adresse courriel
email {n} /ˈiːmeɪl/ (e-mail) SEE: e-mail  ::
e-mail {n} /ˈiːmeɪl/ (system)  :: courrier électronique {m}, courriel {m}, email {m} [colloquial], mél {m}
e-mail {n} (message sent via e-mail)  :: courriel {m}, courriels {m-p}, courrier électronique {m}, [colloquial] email {m}, e-mail {m}
email {v} (e-mail) SEE: e-mail  ::
e-mail {v} (intransitive: to send an e-mail or e-mails)  :: envoyer un courriel, courrieller
e-mail address {n} (unique identifier)  :: adresse de courrier électronique {f}
Emajõgi {prop} (river in Estonia)  :: Emajõgi
E major {n} (the major chord with a root of E)  :: mi majeur {m}
E major {n} (the major key with E as its tonic)  :: mi majeur {m}
emanate {v} (To come from a source)  :: émaner
emanation {n} /ˌɛməˈneɪʃən/ (The act of flowing)  :: émanation {f}
emanation {n} (radon)  :: [obsolete] émanation {f}, radon {m}
emanation {n} (That which flows)  :: émanation {f}
emancipation {n} /ɨˈmænsɨˌpeɪʃnˌ/ (The act of setting free from the power of another, from slavery, subjection, dependence, or controlling influence)  :: émancipation {f}
emasculate {adj} /ɪˈmæs.kjəˌleɪt/ (castrated, emasculated)  :: émasculé
emasculate {v} (to castrate)  :: émasculer
emasculation {n}  :: émasculation {f}
embalm {v} (to perfume)  :: embaumer
embalm {v} (to treat a corpse in order to prevent decomposition)  :: embaumer
embankment {n} (artificial mound of earth and stone)  :: chaussée {f}, talus {m}
embarcadère {n} (a pier, a wharf)  :: embarcadère {m}
embarge {v}  :: embarquer, monter
embarge {v} /əmˈbɑrdʒ/ (to put in a barge)  :: embarquer
embarge {v} (to board a barge)  :: embarquer
embargo {n} (a ban on trade with another country)  :: embargo {m}
embargo {n} /ɪmˈbɑɹɡoʊ/ (an order by the government prohibiting ships from leaving port)  :: embargo {m}
embarkation {n} (embarking)  :: embarquement {m}
embarrass {v} /ɪmˈbæ.ɹəs/ (to humiliate; to disrupt somebody's composure or comfort with acting publicly or freely)  :: embarrasser, gêner
embarrassed {adj} / / (Having a feeling of shameful discomfort)  :: embarrassé, gêné
embarrassing {adj} (causing embarrassment)  :: embarrassant {m}, embarrassante {f}, gênant {m}, gênante {f}
embarrassment {n} /ɪmˈbæɹəsmənt/ (state of discomfort)  :: embarras {m}
embassy {n} /ˈɛmbəsi/ (organization representing a foreign state)  :: ambassade {f}
embattled {adj} /ɛmˈbæt.əld/ (subject to or troubled by battles, controversy or debates)  :: contesté, encerclé
embattled {adj} (having battlements or crenellations)  :: toujours en difficultés, crénaux d'une muraille
embattled {adj} (prepared or armed for battle)  :: armé, prêt pour la bataille
embed {v} /ɛmˈbɛd/ (lay as in a bed; lay in surrounding matter)  :: insérer, encastrer, incruster
embed {v} (mathematics; embed in)  :: plonger dans
embedded {adj} (part of; firmly, or securely surrounded; lodged solidly into)  :: imbriqué, incrusté
embedding {n} (in mathematics)  :: plongement {m}
embellish {v} /ɪmˈbɛlɪʃ/ (To make more beautiful and attractive; to decorate)  :: embellir
embellish {v} (To make something sound or look better or more acceptable than it is in reality, to distort)  :: embellir
ember {n} /ˈɛm.bɚ/ (glowing piece of coal or wood)  :: braise {f}
embers {n} (remains of a fire)  :: braise {f}
embetterment {n} (improvement) SEE: improvement  ::
embezzle {v} /əmˈbɛzəl/ (to steal money that one has been trusted with)  :: divertir, détourner
embezzlement {n} (The fraudulent conversion of property from a property owner)  :: détournement {m}
embiggen {v} /ɛmˈbɪɡən/ (Make bigger)  :: agrandir, grandir, accroître
embiopteran {n} (insect)  :: embioptère {m}
emblem {n} /ˈɛmbləm/ (representative symbol)  :: emblème {m}
emblematic {adj} (serving as a symbol)  :: emblématique
embodiment {n} (entity typifying an abstraction)  :: incarnation {f}
embody {v} (To include or represent, especially as part of a cohesive whole)  :: représenter
embody {v} (To represent in a physical form; to incarnate or personify)  :: incarner, personnifier
embolden {v} /ɛmˈbəʊldən/ (To encourage, inspire, or motivate)  :: encourager,enhardir
embolism {n} (insertion of days into the calendar)  :: embolisme {m}
embolism {n} (obstruction or occlusion of an artery by an embolus)  :: embolie {f}
emboss {v} (to mark or decorate with a raised design or symbol)  :: estamper
embrace {n} (hug)  :: accolade {f}, embrassement {m}, embrassade {f}, étreinte {f}
embrace {v} /ɪmˈbɹeɪs/ (to hug (a person))  :: étreindre, embrasser
embrace {v} ((metaphorical) to enfold or include (ideas, principles, etc))  :: embrasser
embrasure {n} (Any of the indentations between the merlons of a battlement)  :: embrasure {f}, ébrasure {f}
embrocation {n} (to rub oil or spirit etc. onto a diseased parts)  :: embrocation {f}
embroider {v} (to add imaginary detail to a narrative)  :: broder
embroider {v} (to stitch a decorative design on fabric with needle and thread)  :: broder
embroiderer {n} (person who embroiders)  :: brodeur {m}
embroideress {n} (female embroiderer)  :: brodeuse {f}
embroidery {n} (elaboration of an account with details)  :: broderie {f}
embroidery {n} (fabric)  :: broderie {f}
embroidery {n} /ɪmˈbɹɔɪdəɹi/ (ornamentation)  :: broderie {f}
embroil {v} /ɪmˈbrɔɪl/ (to draw into a situation)  :: embourber
embryo {n} /ˈɛmbɹiəʊ/ (fertilized egg before developing into a fetus)  :: embryon {m}
embryologic {adj} (embryologic) SEE: embryological  ::
embryologist {n} (expert or specialist in embryology)  :: embryologist {m} {f}, embryologue {m} {f}
embryology {n} (the scientific study of embryos)  :: embryologie {f}
embryonic {adj} /ˈɛm.bɹi.ɒn.ɪk/ (embryology: of or relating to an embryo)  :: embryonnaire
embryonic {adj} (figuratively: something, especially a project, that is very new and is still evolving)  :: embryonnaire
em dash {n} (typographical symbol '—')  :: tiret cadratin {m}
-eme {suffix} (linguistic base unit)  :: -ème {m}
emerald {adj} (rich green colour)  :: émeraude
emerald {n} (colour)  :: émeraude {f}
emerald {n} (gemstone)  :: émeraude {f}
emerald ash borer {n} (Agrilus planipennis)  :: agrile du frêne
emerge {v}  :: émerger
emerge {v} / / (to come into view)  :: émerger
emerge {v} (to come out of)  :: émerger, sortir
emergence {n} (the arising of emergent structure in complex systems)  :: émergence {f}
emergency {n} (emergency department)  :: urgences {f-p}
emergency {n} /ɪˈmɝ.dʒən.si/ (situation requiring urgent assistance)  :: urgence {f}, crise {f}
emergency exit {n} (exit for evacuation)  :: sortie de secours {f}
emergency physician {n} (emergency physician)  :: médecin d’urgence {m}, urgentiste {m} {f}, médecin urgentiste {m}, urgentologue {m} {f} [[[Canadian French]]]
emerging {adj} (becoming prominent; newly formed; emergent; rising)  :: émergent
emeritus {adj} (retired but retaining an honorific version of previous title)  :: émérite
Emery {prop} (male given name)  :: Émeric, Aymeric
emetic {adj} /əˈmɛt.ɪk/ (causing nausea and vomiting)  :: émétique, vomitif
emetic {n} (an agent that induces vomiting)  :: émétique, vomitif
emetophilia {n} (sexual fetish)  :: émétophilie {f}
emigrate {v} (to leave one's country in order to reside elsewhere)  :: émigrer
emigration {n} (act of emigrating)  :: émigration {f}
Emil {prop} (male given name)  :: Émile
Emile {prop} (Emil) SEE: Emil  ::
Emilian {prop} (language)  :: émilien {m}
Emilia-Romagna {prop} (region of Italy)  :: Émilie-Romagne {f}
Emily {prop} (given name)  :: Émilie
eminent {adj} /ˈɛmɪnənt/ (remarkable, great)  :: remarquable
eminent {adj} (of a person: distinguished, noteworthy)  :: éminent
eminently {adv} /ˈɛmɪnəntli/ (in an eminent manner)  :: éminemment
eminently {adv} (to a great degree)  :: parfaitement, éminemment
E minor {n} (the minor chord with a root of E)  :: mi mineur {m}
E minor {n} (the minor key with E as its tonic)  :: mi mineur {m}
emir {n} (Islamic prince or leader)  :: émir {m}
emirate {n} /ˈemərət/ (country ruled by an emir)  :: émirat {m}
Emirati {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to United Arab Emirates)  :: émirati, émirien
Emirati {n} (A person from the United Arab Emirates)  :: Émirati, Émirien {m}
emissary {n} (an agent sent on a mission to represent the interests of someone else)  :: émissaire {m} {f}
emission {n} (act of sending or throwing out)  :: émission {f}
emission {n} (something that is emitted)  :: émission {f}
emit {v} /iˈmɪt/ (to send out or give off)  :: émettre
emitter {n} /əmɪtə/ (that which emits)  :: émetteur {m}
emitter {n} (terminal of a transistor)  :: émetteur {m}
Emma {prop} (female given name)  :: Emma
Emmanuel {prop} (figure whose birth is foretold) SEE: Immanuel  ::
Emmanuel {prop} (male given name)  :: Emmanuel
Emmanuel {prop} (this figure, regarded as Christ) SEE: Immanuel  ::
Emmeline {prop} (female given name)  :: Émeline
emmer {n} (Triticum dicoccum)  :: amidonnier {m}
emollient {n} /ɪˈmɑl.jənt/ (Something which softens or lubricates the skin.)  :: émollient {m}
emolument {n} /ɪˈmɒljəmənt/ (Payment for an office or employment)  :: émolument {m}
emoticon {n} /əˈmoʊtəˌkɑn/ (representation of an emotion of the writer)  :: binette {f}, frimousse {f}
emotion {n} /əˈmoʊʃn̩/ (person's internal state of being)  :: émotion {f}
emotional {adj} (characterised by emotion)  :: émotionnel
emotional {adj} /ɨˈmoʊʃɨnəl/ (of or relating to the emotions)  :: émotionnel
emotional blackmail {n} (psychological misuse of a person's emotions)  :: chantage affectif {m}
empathic {adj} (showing or expressing empathy)  :: empathique
empathize {v} /ˈɛmpəˌθaɪz/ (to feel empathy for another person)  :: compatir, s'apitoyer
empathy {n} (intellectual identification)  :: empathie {f}
emperor {n} /ˈɛmpəɹɚ/ (ruler of an empire)  :: empereur {m}
emperor penguin {n} (largest penguin)  :: manchot empereur {m}
emphasis {n} /ˈɛmfəsɪs/ (special weight or forcefulness given to something considered important)  :: accent {m}, emphase {f}
emphasis {n}  :: graisse {f}
emphasize {v} /ˈɛm.fə.saɪz/ (stress)  :: souligner
emphatic {adj} /ɪmˈfætɪk/ (characterized by emphasis)  :: emphatique {m} {f}
emphatic {adj} (of emphatic consonants)  :: emphatique {m} {f}
emphatic {adj} (stated with conviction)  :: emphatique {m} {f}
emphysema {n} /ˌɛmfɪˈsiːmə/ (abnormal accumulation of air in tissues)  :: emphysème {m}
emphysema {n} (pulmonary emphysema) SEE: pulmonary emphysema  ::
emphyteusis {n} (right)  :: emphytéose {f}
emphyteutic {adj} (pertaining to emphyteusis)  :: emphytéotique
empire {n} /ˈɛmpaɪɚ/ (political unit)  :: empire
empire {n}  :: empire {m}
empiricism {n} (philosophical theory)  :: empirisme {m}
employ {v} /ɪmˈplɔɪ/ (to give someone work)  :: employer, embaucher, recruter
employable {adj} (able to be employed)  :: employable
employee {n} /ɪmˌplɔɪˈiː/ (individual who provides labor to a company or another person)  :: employé {m}, employée {f}
employee benefit {n} (non-wage benefit) SEE: fringe benefit  ::
employer {n} (person or entity which employs others)  :: employeur {m}, employeuse {f}
employment {n}  :: emploi {m}
employment {n} (the state of being employed)  :: emploi {m}
employment {n} (the work or occupation for which one is paid)  :: travail {m}, emploi {m}
employment agency {n} (organisation that matches employers to employees)  :: agence pour l'emplo {f}
empower {v} (to give permission to)  :: autoriser
empowerment {n} (granting of power)  :: autonomisation
empress {n} /ˈɛmpɹəs/ (female monarch of an empire)  :: impératrice {f}
emptiness {n}  :: néant
emptiness {n} (the state or feeling of being empty)  :: vide {m}, néant {m}
empty {adj} /ˈɛmpti/ (devoid of content)  :: vide
empty {v} (to make empty)  :: vider
empty-handed {adj} (having given or received nothing)  :: bredouille {m} {f}
empty-handed {adj} (having nothing to give)  :: les mains vides {p}
empty product {n} (result of multiplying no numbers)  :: produit vide {m}
empty set {n} (the unique set that contains no elements)  :: ensemble vide {m}
empty sum {n} (result of adding no numbers)  :: somme vide {f}
empty the tank {v} (make the utmost effort)  :: se donner à fond
empty vessels make the most sound {proverb} (proverb)  :: c'est pas parce-qu'on n'a rien à dire qu'il faut fermer sa gueule
Emsian {n}  :: Emsien
emu {n} /ˈiːmuː/ (A large flightless bird, Dromaius novaehollandiae)  :: émeu {m}, émeus {m-p}
emulate {v} /ˈɛ.mjʉ.leɪt/  :: émuler, imiter, copier, simuler
emulator {n}  :: émulateur
emulsion {n} (suspension of one liquid in another)  :: émulsion {f}
en {n} /ɛn/ (name of the letter N, n)  :: enne {m}
enable {v} /ɛnˈeɪbəl/ (to make able)  :: activer, autoriser
enable {v} (to allow a way out or excuse for an action)  :: permettre
enact {v} (to act the part of; to play)  :: jouer
enact {v} (to make (a bill) into law)  :: promulguer
enamel {n} (coating that dries to a hard, glossy finish)  :: émail {m}
enamel {n} (covering on the tooth)  :: émail {m}
enamel {n}  :: émail {m}
enamel {n} /ɪˈnæməl/ (opaque, glassy coating baked onto metal or ceramic objects)  :: émail {m}, glaçure {f}
enamel {v} (to coat with enamel)  :: émailler
enantiomer {n} (one of a pair of mirror-image stereoisomers)  :: énantiomère
encapsulate {v} /ɪnˈkæps(j)ʊˌleɪt/ (to cover as if in a capsule)  :: encapsuler
encapsulate {v} (object-oriented programming: To enclose objects in a common interface)  :: encapsuler
encapsulation {n} (act of enclosing in a capsule)  :: encapsulation
-ence {suffix} (-ance)  :: -ence, -ance
Enceladus {prop} (moon of Saturn)  :: Encelade {m}
Enceladus {prop} (mythology)  :: Encelade {m}
encephalitis {n} (inflammation of the brain)  :: encéphalite {f}
encephalopathy {n} /ɛnˌsɛfəˈlɒpəθi/ (condition affecting the brain)  :: encéphalopathie
enchant {v} /ɛnˈtʃænt/ (to attract and delight)  :: enchanter
enchanted {adj} (under the influence of enchantment)  :: enchanté
enchanter {n} (A warlock or sorcerer)  :: enchanteur {m}, enchanteuse {f}
enchanting {adj} (having the ability to enchant)  :: enchanteur {m}, enchanteresse {f}
enchantment {n} (act, feeling of enchanting)  :: enchantement {m}, ensorcellement {m}
enchantress {n} (attractive woman skilled at using magic)  :: enchanteresse {f}
enchondroma {n} (a cartilage cyst found in the bone marrow)  :: enchondrome {m}
encircle {v} /ɛnˈsɜrkəl/ (surround)  :: encercler {f}
enclitic {n} /ɪnˈklɪtɪk/ (clitic which joins with the preceding word)  :: enclitique [adjective]
enclosure {n} /ɛnˈkloʊʒər/ (An area partially or entirely enclosed by walls, fences or buildings)  :: enclos {m}
encoder {n} (a device to encode a signal)  :: encodeur
encoding {n} (character encoding (computing))  :: codage {m}
encompass {v} (encircle)  :: encercler
encompass {v} (include)  :: englober, inclure, comprendre, renfermer
encompass {v} (surround)  :: entourer
encore {n} (a call for a repeat performance)  :: bis
encore {n} /ˈɑn.kɔr/ (brief extra performance after the main performance is complete)  :: rappel {m}
encounter {n}  :: rencontre
encounter {n} (unplanned meeting)  :: rencontre {f}
encounter {v} (meet (someone) or find (something) unexpectedly)  :: rencontrer
encourage {v} /ɪnˈkɝɹɪdʒ/ (mentally support or motivate)  :: encourager
encourage {v} (spur on, recommend)  :: encourager
encouragement {n} /ɪnˈkʌrɪdʒmənt]/ (the act of encouraging)  :: encouragement {m}
encouragement {n} (that which serves to incite, support, promote or advance, as favor, countenance, reward etc.)  :: encouragement {m}
encrypt {v} (to conceal information by means of a code or cipher)  :: coder, chiffrer, crypter
encrypted {adj} (that is in code)  :: chiffré
encryption {n} (process of obscuring information to make it unreadable without special knowledge, key files, and/or passwords)  :: chiffrement
encyclical {n} /ɛnˈsɪklɪkəl/ (papal letter delivered to Bishops)  :: encyclique {f}
encyclopaedia {n} (encyclopedia) SEE: encyclopedia  ::
encyclopedia {n} /ənˌsəɪ.kləˈpi.diə/ (comprehensive reference with articles on a range of topics)  :: encyclopédie {f}
encyclopedic {adj} (in lexicography)  :: encyclopédique
encyclopedic {adj} (of or relating to comprehensiveness and other characteristics of an encyclopedia)  :: encyclopédique
encyclopedic dictionary {n} (form of dictionary with long, detailed entries on words)  :: dictionnaire encyclopédique
end {n} /ɛnd/ (extreme part)  :: fin {f}, bout {m}, extrémité {f}
end {v} (ergative, intransive: be finished, be terminated)  :: finir, terminer
end {v} (transitive: finish, terminate (something))  :: finir, terminer
endanger {v} /ənˈdeɪndʒɚ/ (to put someone or something in danger)  :: compromettre
endangered {adj} (in danger, at risk)  :: en danger
endangered species {n} (species which is in danger of becoming extinct)  :: espèce en danger {f}
en dash {n} (typographical symbol –)  :: tiret demi-cadratin {m}
endbrain {n} (telencephalon) SEE: telencephalon  ::
endearing {adj} (inspiring love)  :: attendrissant
endeavor {n} /ɛnˈdɛv.əɹ/ (a sincere attempt)  :: effort {m}
endeavor {n} (enterprise; assiduous or persistent activity)  :: effort {m}, entreprise {f}
endeavor {v} (attempt through application of effort)  :: tenter, s’efforcer, tâcher
endeavor {v} (to work with purpose)  :: se dévouer à quelque chose, tâcher
endectocide {n}  :: endectocide {m}
endemic {adj} /ɛnˈdɛm.ɪk/ (native to a particular area)  :: indigène
endemic {adj} (prevalent in a particular area)  :: endémique
endgame {n} (part of a chess game)  :: finale {f}
ending {n} (grammar: last morpheme of a word)  :: terminaison {f}
ending {n} (termination or conclusion)  :: fin {f}
endive {n} /ˈendɪv/ (salad vegetable)  :: endive {f}
endless {adj} (having no end)  :: infini, interminable, perpétuel
endless {adj}  :: infini
endlessly {adv} (in an endless manner)  :: indéfiniment
endocardium {n} (membrane that lines the interior of the heart)  :: endocarde {m}
endocarp {n} (inner layer of the pericarp)  :: endocarpe {m}
endocrine {adj} /ˈɛnd.oʊ.krɪn/ (producing internal secretions that are transported around the body by the bloodstream)  :: endocrine
endocrinologist {n} /ˈɛn.dəʊ.kɹɪnˌɒl.ə.dʒɪst/ (practitioner of endocrinology)  :: endocrinologue {m} {f}
endocrinology {n} (study of the endocrine glands)  :: endocrinologie {f}
end of the world {n} (End of the planet Earth)  :: fin du monde {m}
end of the world {n}  :: la fin du monde {f}
endogamous {adj} (of a marriage, within a social group)  :: endogamique, endogame
endogamy {n} /ɛnˈdɒɡəmi/ (the practice of marrying within one's own social group)  :: endogamie {f}
endogenous {adj} (of a disease, caused by factors within the body)  :: endogène
endogenous {adj} (produced, originating or growing from within)  :: endogène
endohedral {adj}  :: endoédrique
endometrium {n} /ˌendəˈmitriəm/ (mucous membrane)  :: endomètre {m}
endonym {n} (a name used by a group or category of people to refer to themselves or their language)  :: endonyme {m}
endoparasite {n} (indwelling parasite)  :: endoparasite {m}
endoplasmic reticulum {n} (network of membranes)  :: réticulum endoplasmique
endopod {n} (endopodite) SEE: endopodite  ::
endorphin {n} /ɛnˈdɔ(ɹ)fɪn/ (any of a group of peptide hormones)  :: endorphine {f}
endorse {v} (support)  :: soutenir, approuver
endorse {v} (write on the back of a cheque)  :: endosser
endoscopy {n} (examination using an endoscope)  :: endoscopie {f}
endoskeletal {adj} (Of, or pertaining to an endoskeleton)  :: endosquelettique {m} {f}
endoskeleton {n} (internal skeleton of an animal)  :: endosquelette {m}
endosome {n} (endocytic vacuole)  :: endosome
endosymbiosis {n} (living within another organism)  :: endosymbiose
endosymbiotic theory {n} (the theory that concerns the origins of mitochondria and chloroplasts)  :: hypothèse de l'endosymbiose {f}, hypothèse endosymbiotique {f}
endotoxic {adj} (of, related to, or caused by an endotoxin)  :: endotoxique
endotoxin {n} (any toxin secreted by a microorganism that is released into surrounding environment only when it dies)  :: endotoxine {f}
endow {v} /ɪnˈdaʊ/ (to furnish with money or its equivalent)  :: doter
endow {v} (to enrich or furnish with anything of the nature of a gift)  :: doter, enrichir
endowment {n} /ɛnˈdaʊmənt/ (something with which a person or thing is endowed)  :: dotation {f}
endowment {n} (informal, humorous: the penis)  :: zob {m},bite {m}
endpaper {n} (either of two folded sheets of paper used to connect the front and back covers of a book to the first and last pages)  :: page de garde {f}
endpin {n} (spike of a musical instrument)  :: pique {f}
end up {v} (arrive at a destination)  :: se retrouver, finir
end up {v} (conclude, turn out)  :: se terminer, se finir
end up {v} (eventually do)  :: finir par [+infinitive]
endurable {adj} (able to be endured; tolerable; bearable)  :: endurable, tolérable
endurance {n} (ability to endure hardship)  :: endurance {f}
endurance {n} (the measure of a person's stamina or persistence)  :: endurance {f}
endure {v} /ɪnˈdʊɹ/ (to continue despite obstacles)  :: endurer
end user {n} (the final consumer of a product; the intended recipient or user)  :: utilisateur final {m}
enema {n} /ˈɛn.ə.mə/ (injection of fluid into the rectum)  :: lavement {m}
enemy {adj} (of, relating to, or belonging to an enemy)  :: ennemi
enemy {n} /ˈɛnəmi/ (someone who is hostile to, feels hatred towards, opposes the interests of, or intends injury to someone else)  :: ennemi {m}
energetic {adj} (Of or relating to energy)  :: énergétique
energetic {adj} (Possessing, exerting, or displaying energy)  :: énergique, énergétique
energetically {adv} (in an energetic manner)  :: énergiquement
energumen {n} /ɛnəˈɡjuːmən/ (A person possessed by an evil ghost, spirit, or entity)  :: énergumène {m} {f}
energy {n} (capacity to do work)  :: énergie {f}, courage {m}
energy {n} /ˈɛnɚd͡ʒi/ (impetus behind activity)  :: énergie {f}
energy {n} (physics)  :: énergie {f}
energy drink {n} (caffeinated soft drink)  :: boisson énergisante {f}
enervate {v} /ˌɛn.ə(ɹ)ˈveɪt/ (To reduce strength or energy; debilitate)  :: affaiblir
enfantement {n} (obsolete: act of giving birth)  :: enfantement {m}
enfant terrible {n} (unconventional badly-behaved person)  :: enfant terrible {m}
enfeeble {v} (make feeble)  :: affaiblir
enfleurage {n} /ˌɑ̃.fluˈɹɑʒ/ (the process of extracting fragrance from flowers)  :: enfleurage {m}
Engadin {prop} (long valley in the Swiss Alps)  :: Engadine {f}
engage {v} /ɪnˈɡeɪdʒ/ (to employ or obtain the services of someone)  :: engager
engage {v} (to mesh or interlock)  :: embrayer
engaged {adj} (agreed to be married)  :: fiancé {m}, fiancée {f}
engaged {adj} (already involved in a telephone call)  :: engagé
engagement {n} (period of time when marriage is planned or promised)  :: fiançailles {f-p}
engagement ring {n} (a ring signifying a promise to wed)  :: bague de fiançailles {f}
engender {v} /ɛnˈdʒɛn.dɚ/ (to bring into existence, cause)  :: engendrer, concevoir, donner le jour à, donner naissance à
engine {n} (brain or heart)  :: moteur {m}
engine {n} /ˈɛndʒən/ (mechanical device)  :: moteur {m}
engine {n} (influential group)  :: moteur {m}
engine {n} (locomotive)  :: locomotive {f}
engineer {n} /ˌendʒɪˈnɪr/ (person qualified or professionally engaged in engineering)  :: ingénieur {m} {f}, ingénieure {f}
engineer {n} (locomotive operator)  :: machiniste {m}, mécanicien {m}
engineering {n} / / (application of science to the needs of humanity)  :: ingénierie {f}
engineering {n} (area aboard a ship where the engine is located)  :: salle des machines {f}
engineering {n} (profession)  :: ingénierie {f}
engineering {n} (work of an engineer)  :: ingénierie {f}
engineer's scale {n}  :: kutsch {m}
enginer {n} (aeroengines)  :: motoriste
engine trouble {n} (problem occurring with an engine or motor)  :: panne {f}
England {prop} /ˈɪŋɡlɪ̈nd/ (England)  :: Angleterre {f}
english {n} (spinning or rotary motion around the vertical axis)  :: anglais
English {adj} /ˈɪŋɡlɪʃ/ (of or pertaining to the English language)  :: anglais
English {adj} (of or pertaining to England)  :: anglais {m}, anglaise {f}
English {prop} (person from England)  :: Anglais {m}, Anglaise {f}
English {prop} (the English language)  :: anglais {m}, langue anglaise {f}, langue de Shakespeare {f}
English bond {n} (in bricklaying, an arrangement of bricks)  :: appareil français {m}, appareil à la française {m}, appareil flamand {m}, appareil picard {m}
English Canada {prop} (English Canadians)  :: Canadiens anglais {m-p}
English Canada {prop} (English-speaking Canada)  :: Canada anglais {m}, Canada anglophone {m}
English-Canadian {adj} (anglophone Canadian, English-speaking Canadian, English-language Canadian)  :: canadien anglophone {m}, canadienne anglophone {f}
English-Canadian {adj} (English-Canadian)  :: canadien-anglais {m}, canadienne-anglaise {f}, anglo-canadien {m}, anglo-canadienne {f}
English Carrier {n} (English Carrier)  :: pigeon carrier {m}, carrier {m}, [from the Origin of Species translation] Pigeon Messager anglais {m} (pigeon messager anglais {m}), [from the Origin of Species translation] Messager anglais {m} (messager anglais {m}), [from the Origin of Species translation] Messager {m} (messager {m})
English Channel {prop} (The part of the Atlantic Ocean between Great Britain and France)  :: La Manche {f}
English horn {n} (cor anglais) SEE: cor anglais  ::
Englishman {n} /ˈɪŋ.glɪʃ.mən/ (native or inhabitant of England)  :: Anglais {m}
English Opening {n} (chess opening)  :: partie anglaise {f}
Englishwoman {n} (a female native or inhabitant of England)  :: Anglaise {f}
engobe {n} (A clay slip coating applied to a ceramic body)  :: engobe {m}
engrave {v} (carve text or symbols into (something))  :: graver
engraving {n} (an engraved image)  :: gravure {f}
engraving {n} (the practice of incising a design onto a hard, flat surface)  :: gravure {f}
engross {v} /ɛnˈɡroʊs/ (to buy up wholesale)  :: accaparer, rafler, s'emparer de
engross {v} (to engage completely)  :: captiver, passionner, fasciner, polariser, envoûter, ravir, charmer, capter, obnubiler, obséder
engross {v} (to make gross or fat)  :: engraisser
engross {v} (to monopolize; to concentrate possession)  :: accaparer, monopoliser, truster
engrossed {adj} (preoccupied)  :: obnubilé {m}
engulf {v} (surround; cover)  :: engloutir, engouffrer
enhance {v} (improve something by adding features)  :: améliorer
enhance {v} /ɪnˈhæns/ (augment or make something greater)  :: augmenter, accroître
enhancement {n} (an improvement)  :: amélioration {f}
enhydros {n} (chalcedony containing liquid)  :: enhydre {f}
enhydrous {adj} (having water within)  :: enhydre {m} {f}
enigma {n}  :: énigme {f}
enigma {n} /əˈnɪɡmə/ (something puzzling, mysterious or inexplicable)  :: énigme {f}
enigmatic {adj} /ˌɛnɪɡˈmætɪk/ (pertaining to an enigma)  :: énigmatique
enigmatic {adj} (mysterious)  :: énigmatique
enjail {v} (put in jail) SEE: imprison  ::
enjambment {n} /ɪnˈdʒæmbmənt/ (a technique in poetry)  :: enjambement {m}
enjoy {v}  :: jouir
enjoy {v} /ɪnˈdʒɔɪ/ (to receive pleasure or satisfaction from something)  :: (with a noun) profiter de, (with a verb) no translation, jouir
enjoy {v} (to have the use or benefit of something)  :: jouir de
enjoy oneself {v} (take pleasure)  :: s'amuser, s'égayer
enjoy your meal {phrase} (bon appétit) SEE: bon appétit  ::
enlarge {v} /ɪnˈlɑːdʒ/ (make larger)  :: agrandir, élargir
enlargement {n} (Act of making larger)  :: élargissement, agrandissement
enlargen {v} (enlarge) SEE: enlarge  ::
enlighten {v} (to make clear to the intellect)  :: éclairer, informer
enlighten {v} (to supply with light)  :: éclairer
enlightenment {n} (philosophy and psychology related to achieving clarity of perception, reason and knowledge)  :: illumination
Enlightenment {prop} (the Enlightenment)  :: les Lumières {f-p}
enlist {v} (to join a cause or organization)  :: rejoindre
enlist {v} (to recruit or to obtain)  :: recruter
enlistment {n} (voluntary service)  :: enrôlement {m}
en masse {adv} /ɑn ˈmæs/ (in a single body or group)  :: en masse
enmity {n} /'ɛnmɪtiː/ (hostile or unfriendly disposition)  :: inimitié {f}
Enna {prop} (province of Sicily, Italy)  :: Enna
Enna {prop} (town and capital of Enna)  :: Enna
ennea- {prefix} (prefix)  :: ennéa-
enneagon {n} (a polygon with nine sides; a nonagon)  :: ennéagone {m}
ennoble {v} (To bestow with nobility, honour or grace)  :: anoblir
ennui {n} (melancholia, depression)  :: mélancolie {f}, dépression {f}
ennui {n} /ɑnˈwi/ (listlessness, boredom)  :: apathie {f}, indolence {f}
Enoch {prop} (biblical character)  :: Hénoch
enol {n} (an organic compound)  :: énol {m}
enologist {n} (an expert in the science of enology)  :: œnologue {m} {f}
enormous {adj} /ɪˈnɔː(ɹ)məs/ (extremely large)  :: énorme
enormously {adv} (to an enormous degree)  :: énormément
enough {adv} (sufficiently)  :: suffisamment, assez
enough {determiner} /ɪˈnʌf/ (sufficient)  :: assez
enough {interj} (stop!)  :: ça suffit !, assez !
enough {pron} (a sufficient or adequate number, amount, etc)  :: suffisamment, assez
enough is enough {proverb} (proverb)  :: ça commence à bien faire
enquiry {n} /ɛnˈkwaɪɹ.i/ (a question)  :: enquête {f}, demande {f} de renseignement
enrage {v} (to fill with rage)  :: rendre furieux, mettre en rage, enrager
enravish {v} (to enrapture) SEE: enrapture  ::
enrich {v} /ɪnˈrɪt͡ʃ/ (to make rich(er))  :: enrichir
enriched uranium {n} (uranium enriched with a higher amount of U-235)  :: uranium enrichi {m}
enriching {adj}  :: enrichissant {m}
enrichment {n} (the act of enriching )  :: enrichissement {m}
enroll {v} (to enlist (someone) or make (someone) a member of)  :: enrôler
enroll {v} (to enter (a name) in a register, roll or list)  :: s'inscrire, s'enrôler
enrolment {n} (act of enrolling or state of being enrolled)  :: inscription {f}, enrôlement {m}
en route {adj} (along the way)  :: en route, en cours de route
en route {adj} /ɑ(ː)n ɹu(ː)t/ (on the way)  :: en route
ensemble {n} (a group of musicians, dancers etc who perform together; the chorus of a ballet company)  :: ensemble {m}
ensemble {n} /ˌɒ̃nˈsɒ̃mbl̩/ (a group of separate things that contribute to a coordinated whole)  :: ensemble {m}
enshrine {v} /ɪnˈʃɹʌɪn/ (to enclose (a sacred relic etc.) in a shrine or chest)  :: enchâsser
ensign {n} (banner)  :: pavillon {m}
ensign {n} /ˈɛnsaɪn/ (military officer)  :: aspirant {m}
enslave {v} (to make subservient; to strip one of freedom; enthrall)  :: asservir
ensnare {v} (To entangle)  :: empêtrer
ensnare {v} (To snare, to catch through a snare or trap)  :: piéger
ensue {v} /ɛnˈsuː/ (to occur as consequence)  :: résulter, découler
ensure {v} /ɪnˈʃʊəɹ/ (make sure or certain)  :: s'assurer
ENT {initialism} (ear, nose and throat)  :: ORL {m} {f}
entail {v} /ɛnˈteɪl/ (to imply or require)  :: comporter
entangle {v} /ɛnˈtaŋɡəl/ (twist or interweave)  :: intriquer, empêtrer, tortiller
entelechy {n} /ɛnˈtɛləki/ (complete actualization of a potency)  :: entéléchie {f}
enter {v} /ˈɛntɚ/ (to go into (a room, etc.))  :: entrer
enter {v} (to type into a computer)  :: taper
enteritis {n} (intestinal disease)  :: entérite {f}
enterprise {n} /ˈɛntɹ̩pɹɑjz/ (company, business, organization, or endeavor)  :: entreprise {f}
enterprise {n} (undertaking, especially a daring and courageous one)  :: venture {f}
enterprise {n} (willingness to undertake projects, energy and initiative)  :: initiative {f}
enterprise union {n} (a form of trade union)  :: syndicat d'entreprise, syndicat d'industrie
enterprising {adj} ( Being very able and ingenious in business dealings.)  :: entreprenant
entertain {v} /ˌɛntɚˈteɪn/ (to amuse)  :: divertir
entertain {v} (to have over at one's home)  :: recevoir
entertainer {n} (person who entertains)  :: amuseur {m}, divertisseur {m}
entertaining {adj} (amusing)  :: divertissant {m}, distrayant
entertainment {n} /ɛn.tɝˈteɪn.mənt/ (activity designed to give pleasure or relaxation)  :: divertissement {m}
enthral {v} (hold spellbound) SEE: enthrall  ::
enthral {v} (make subservient) SEE: enthrall  ::
enthrone {v} (put on the throne)  :: introniser
enthronise {v} (enthrone) SEE: enthrone  ::
enthronize {v} (enthrone) SEE: enthrone  ::
enthuse {v} /ɛnˈθuz/ (to cause (someone) to feel enthusiasm)  :: enthousiasmer
enthusiasm {n} /ɛnˈθuːziæzəm/ ((obsolete or historical) possession by a god; divine inspiration)  :: enthousiasme {m}
enthusiasm {n} (feeling of excited, lively interest)  :: enthousiasme {m}, passion {f}
enthusiast {n} (person exhibiting over-zealous religious fervour)  :: enthousiaste {m} {f}, zélote {m} {f}
enthusiast {n} (person filled with or guided by enthusiasm)  :: passionné, amateur
enthusiastic {adj} /ɛnθjuːziˈæstɪk/ (with zealous fervor; excited, motivated)  :: enthousiaste
entice {v} (To lure; to attract by arousing desire or hope.)  :: appâter, attirer
enticing {adj} (alluring)  :: aguicheur
entire {adj} /ɪnˈtaɪɚ/ (whole)  :: entier {m}, entière {f}
entire {n} (stallion) SEE: stallion  ::
entirely {adv} /ɪnˈtaɪɹli/  :: entièrement
entirety {n} (wholeness)  :: entièreté {f}
entitlement {n} /ənˈtaɪtəlmənt/ (the right to have something)  :: (avoir) droit sur
entitlement {n} (government payments that are guaranteed to a segment of the population)  :: allocation {f}
entitlement {n} (something that one is entitled to)  :: revendication {f}, droit {m}
entity {n} /ˈen.tɪ.ti/  :: entité
entognath {n} (arthropod)  :: enthognathe {m}
entomological {adj} (of or pertaining to entomology)  :: entomologique
entomologist {n} (scientist who studies insects)  :: entomologiste {m} {f}
entomology {n} (study of insects)  :: entomologie {f}, insectologie {f}
entourage {n} /ˈɑn.tə.ɹɑʒ/ (retinue of attendants, associates or followers)  :: entourage {m}
entr'acte {n} (another performance during this interval)  :: entracte {m}
entr'acte {n} (interval between two acts)  :: entracte {m}
entrance {n} /ˈɛn.trəns/ (The action of entering, or going in)  :: entrée
entrance {n} (The place of entering, as a gate or doorway)  :: entrée {f}
entrance {n} (The right to go in)  :: entrée
entrance {v} /ɛnˈtɹæns/  :: enchanter
entrance examination {n} (examination used by an educational institution to select which students it will grant admission to)  :: concours d'entrée {m}
entrée {n} (act of entering)  :: entrée {f}
entrée {n} (dish served before the main course of a meal)  :: entrée {f}
entrée {n} (main dish) SEE: main course  ::
entrepreneur {n}  :: entrepreneur {m}
entrepreneur {n} /ˌɒntɹəpɹəˈnɜː/ (person who organizes and operates a business and assumes the associated risk)  :: entrepreneur {m}, entrepreneuse {f}
entrepreneurial {adj} /ˌɒntɹəpɹəˈnɜːɹiəl/ (having the spirit, attitude or qualities of an entrepreneur; enterprising)  :: entreprenant, entrepreneur, entrepreneurial
entresol {n} (an intermediate floor in a building)  :: entresol {m}
entropy {n}  :: entropie {f}
entrust {v} /ɪnˈtɹʌst/ (To trust to the care of)  :: confier
entry {n} (act of entering)  :: entrée {f}
entry {n} (article in a dictionary or encyclopedia)  :: article {m}, rubrique {f}
entry {n} (doorway that provides a means of entering a building)  :: entrée {f}, accès {m}
entry {n} (permission to enter)  :: entrée {f}, accès {m}
entry {n} (record in a log or in a database)  :: élément {m}, article {m}, enregistrement {m}, rubrique {f}
entry {n} (room)  :: entrée {f}, vestibule {m}
entry {n} (term in a matrix)  :: coefficient {m}, élément {m}
entryphone {n} (an electronic communication system, see also: intercom)  :: interphone {m}
entwine {v} (To twist or twine around something (or one another))  :: entrelacer
enucleate {v} /ɪˈnukliˌeɪt/ (to remove, especially a tumor)  :: énucléer
enumerate {v} (To determine the amount of)  :: dénombrer
enumerate {v} (To specify each member of a sequence individually in incrementing order)  :: énoncer
enunciation {n} (act of enunciating)  :: énonciation {f}
envelop {v} /ɛnˈvɛləp/ (to surround or enclose)  :: envelopper
envelope {n} /ˈɛn.vəˌloʊp/ (wrapper for mailing)  :: enveloppe {f}
envelope {n} (geometry: object that is the tangent to a family of objects)  :: enveloppe {f}
enviously {adv} (in an envious manner or to an envious degree)  :: envieusement
environment {n} (natural world or ecosystem)  :: environnement {m}
environment {n} /ɪnˈvaɪɹə(n)mɨnt/ (area around something)  :: environnement {m}
environmental {adj} (pertaining to one's environment)  :: environnemental
environmentalism {n} (ideology seeking to prevent the degradation of environment)  :: écologisme {m}, environnementalisme {m}
environmentalist {n} (one who advocates for the protection of the biosphere)  :: environnementaliste {m} {f}, écologiste {m} {f}
environmentally {adv} (affecting one's environment)  :: environnementalement
environmentally friendly {adj} (causing little harm to the environment)  :: écologique
envisage {v} /ɛnˈvɪz.ɪdʒ/ (to conceive or see something within in one's mind)  :: envisager, prévoir
envision {v} (to conceive or see something within one's mind)  :: envisager
envoy {n} /ˈɑnvɔɪ/ (representative)  :: envoyé {m}, émissaire {m}
envy {n} /ˈɛnviː/ (resentful desire of something possessed by another)  :: envie {f}
envy {v} (to feel displeasure towards (someone) because of their good fortune, possessions)  :: envier
Enyo {prop} (goddess of war)  :: Ényo {f}
Enzedder {n} (Kiwi) SEE: Kiwi  ::
enzymatic {adj} (of, relating to, or caused by enzymes)  :: enzymatique {m} {f}
enzyme {n} (catalytic protein)  :: enzyme {m} {f}
eon {n} /ˈiː.ɒn/ (geological time period)  :: éon {m}
epaulet {n} (shoulder decoration)  :: épaulette {f}
epaulette {n} (ornamentation)  :: épaulette {f}
epee {n} (A fencing sword)  :: épée {f}
epenthesis {n} /ɪˈpɛn.θə.sɪs/ (insertion of a phoneme or letter into a word)  :: épenthèse
ephemeral {adj} /ɛˈfɛ.mə.ɹəl/ (lasting for a short period of time)  :: éphémère
Ephesians {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Éphésiens {p}
Ephesus {prop} (a city of ancient Anatolia, in what is now Turkey)  :: Éphèse {m}
ephod {n} (apron worn by chief priest of ancient Israel)  :: éphod
Ephraim {prop} /ˈifriəm/ (given name)  :: Ephraïm
epi- {prefix} (above, over, on, in addition to)  :: épi-
epic {adj} (Momentously heroic)  :: épique
epic {adj} (of, or relating to, an epic)  :: épique
epic {n} /ˈɛpɪk/ (extended narrative poem)  :: épopée
epicardium {n} (layer of tissue between the pericardium and the heart)  :: épicarde {m}
epicaricacy {n} /ˌɛpɪˈkærɪkəsi/ (rejoicing at or deriving pleasure from the misfortunes of others)  :: joie maligne {f}
epicarp {n} (exocarp) SEE: exocarp  ::
epicene {adj} /ˈɛ.pɪˌsin/ (lacking gender distinction)  :: épicène
epicene {adj} (having both male and female biological characteristics)  :: androgyne, hermaphrodite
epicene {adj} (having neither male nor female biological characteristics)  :: asexuel
epicene {adj} (in grammar)  :: épicène
epicene {adj} (male with unusually strong female characteristics)  :: efféminé
epicene {n} (effeminate person)  :: efféminé {m}, personne efféminée {f}
epicene {n} (hermaphrodite) SEE: hermaphrodite  ::
epicentre {n} (focal point of activity)  :: épicentre {m}
epicentre {n} (point above earthquake)  :: épicentre {m}
Epicurus {prop} /ˌepɪˈkjʊrəs/ (ancient Greek philosopher)  :: Épicure
epicycle {n} /ˈɛpɪsaɪkəl/ (a small circle whose centre is on the circumference of a larger circle)  :: épicycle
epicycloid {n} (locus)  :: épicycloïde {f}
epidemic {adj} (like an epidemic)  :: épidémique
epidemic {n} (occurrence of such disease)  :: épidémie
epidemic {n} (widespread disease)  :: épidémie
epidemiologic {adj} (of or pertaining to epidemiology)  :: épidémiologique
epidemiological {adj} (of or pertaining to epidemiology) SEE: epidemiologic  ::
epidemiology {n} /ˌɛp.ɪˌdi.miˈɒl.ə.dʒi/ (branch of medicine dealing with transmission and control of disease in populations)  :: épidémiologie
epidermis {n} (skin's outer layer in animals)  :: épiderme {m}
epididymis {n} /ɛpiˈdɪdɪmɪs/ (tube)  :: épididyme {m}
epigenetically {adv}  :: épigénétiquement
epigenetics {n} (The study of heritable changes caused by the activation and deactivation of genes without any change in DNA sequence)  :: épigénétique {f}
epigenetics {n} (The study of the processes involved in the genetic development of an organism, especially the activation and deactivation of genes)  :: épigénétique {f}
epiglottis {n} /ˌɛpɪˈɡlɑtɪs/ (an organ)  :: épiglotte {f}
epigram {n} (brief but witty saying)  :: épigramme {m}
epigram {n} /ˈɛpɪɡɹæm/ (inscription in stone)  :: épigramme {m}
epigram {n} (short, witty or pithy poem)  :: épigramme {m}
epigrammatic {adj} (characteristic of an epigram)  :: épigrammatique
epigraph {n} (inscription)  :: épigraphe {f}
epigraphy {n} (study of inscriptions)  :: épigraphie {f}
epilate {v} (to remove hair)  :: épiler
epilation {n} (removal of hair)  :: épilation {f}
epilepsy {n} /ˈɛpɪlɛpsi/ (medical condition)  :: épilepsie {f}
epileptic {adj} (of or relating to epilepsy)  :: épileptique
epilogue {n} /ˈɛpɪlɔɡ/ (brief oration or script at the end of a literary piece)  :: épilogue {m}
epinasty {n} (botany: downward curvature)  :: épinastie {f}
Epiphanes {prop} /ɛˈpɪfəniːz/ (epithet)  :: Épiphane
epiphany {n} (illuminating realization or discovery)  :: illumination, révélation {f}
epiphany {n} /ɪˈpɪf.ə.ni/ (manifestation or appearance of a divine or superhuman being)  :: apparition {f}
Epiphany {n} (Christian feast)  :: Épiphanie {f}, fête des Rois {f}
epiphenomenon {n} (any state, process or other activity that is the result of another)  :: épiphénomène {m}
epiphenomenon {n} /ˌɛp.ə.fəˈnɒm.əˌnɒn/ (medicine: a symptom that develops during the course of a disease not connected to the disease)  :: épiphénomène
epiphenomenon {n} (philosophy, psychology: mental state or process that is an incidental byproduct of physiological events)  :: épiphénomène {m}
epiphrasis {n} (epexegesis)  :: épiphrase {f}
Epirus {prop} (one of the 13 peripheries)  :: Épire {m}
Epirus {prop} /ɨˈpaɪərəs/ (region; historical kingdom)  :: Épire {m}
episiotomy {n} (surgical incision)  :: épisiotomie {f}
episode {n} (incident or action connected with a series of events)  :: épisode {m}
episode {n} (installment of a drama told in parts)  :: épisode {m}
epistaxis {n} /ˌɛpɪˈstækˌsiz/ (nosebleed)  :: épistaxis {f}, [casual] saignement de nez {m}
episteme {n} /ɛpɪˈstiːmɪ/ (philosophy (general): scientific knowledge)  :: épistémè {f}
episteme {n} (Foucaultian philosophy)  :: épistémè
epistemological {adj} (of, or relating to, epistemology)  :: épistémologique
epistle {n} (book of the New Testament)  :: épître {f}, épitre {f}
epistle {n} /ɪˈpɪs.l/ (a letter)  :: épître {f}, épitre {f}
epistolary {adj}  :: épistolaire
epitaph {n} /ˈɛpɪtæf/ (inscription on a gravestone)  :: épitaphe {f}
epithalamium {n} /ɛpɪθəˈleɪmɪəm/ (song or poem celebrating a marriage)  :: épithalame {m}
epithalamus {n} (segment of the diencephalon)  :: épithalamus {m}
epithelium {n} /ɛpɪˈθiːlɪəm/ (membranous tissue)  :: épithélium {m}
epithet {n} (abusive or contemptuous word or phrase)  :: épithète {f}
epithet {n} /ˈɛp.ɪ.θɛt/ (term used to characterize a person or thing)  :: épithète {f}
epithet {n} (term used as a descriptive substitute for the name or title of a person)  :: épithète {f}
epitome {n} /ɪˈpɪt.ə.mi/ (embodiment or encapsulation of)  :: résumé, épitomé {m}
epitome {n} (summary)  :: résumé, abrégé
epitomize {v} /əˈpɪt.əˌmaɪz/ (make an epitome)  :: résumer
epitrochoid {n} (geometric curve)  :: épitrochoïde {f}
e pluribus unum {proverb} (United States' motto)  :: un à partir de plusieurs, de plusieurs, un
epoch {n} (computing: January 1, 1970, 00:00:00 UTC)  :: moneto {m}
epoch {n} /ˈɛp.ək/ (particular period of history)  :: époque {f}, ère {f}, période {f}
epoch {n} (notable event)  :: singularité {f}, évènement {m}
eponym {n} /ˈɛpənɪm/ (name of a person that has given rise to the name of something)  :: éponyme {m}
eponym {n} (word formed from a person’s name)  :: éponyme {m}
eponymous {adj} /ɪˈpɒnɪməs/ (relating to the person after which something is named)  :: éponyme
eponymy {n} (Quality of being eponymous)  :: éponymie {f}
epopee {n} /ˈɛpəpiː/ (an epic, saga)  :: épopée
epoxide {n} (any cyclic ether, having a three-membered ring)  :: époxyde {m}
epoxy {n} (thermosetting resin)  :: époxy {m}
epsilon {n} /ˈɛpsɪlɒn/ (name for the fifth letter of the Greek alphabet)  :: epsilon {m}
equal {adj} /ˈiːkwəl/ (the same in all respects)  :: égal
equal {adj} (mathematics: exactly identical)  :: égal {m}, égale {f}
equal {n} (person or thing of equal status to others)  :: égal {m}, égale {f}
equal {v} (be equal to)  :: égaler à
equality {n} (equal treatment of people irrespective of social or cultural differences)  :: égalité {f}
equality {n} /ɪˈkwɒl.ɪ.ti/ (fact of being equal)  :: égalité {f}
equality {n} (mathematics: fact of having the same value)  :: égalité {f}
equalization {n} (act of equalizing)  :: égalisation
equalize {v} /ˈiːkwəlʌɪz/ (to make the score equal)  :: égaliser
equalizer {n} (a goal that equalizes the score)  :: but égalisateur {m}
equally {adv} (in an equal manner)  :: également
equal sign {n} (a symbol)  :: signe égal {m}, signe d'égalité {m}
equanimity {n} /ˌɛkwəˈnɪmɪtiː/ (state of being calm)  :: équanimité {f}
equation {n} (correction)  :: équation {f}
equation {n} /ɪˈkweɪʒən/ (assertion)  :: équation {f}
equational {adj} (of, pertaining to, or constructed using equations)  :: équationnel
equator {n} (celestial equator) SEE: celestial equator  ::
equator {n} /iːˈkweitɔː/ (circle around the earth)  :: équateur {m}
equatorial {adj} (of, near, or relating to the equator)  :: équatorial
Equatorial Guinea {prop} (country in Western Africa)  :: Guinée équatoriale {f}
equestrian {adj} (of horseback riding or horseback riders)  :: hippique
equestrianism {n} (the art of riding horses)  :: équitation {f}
equiangular {adj} (geometry: having all internal angles equal)  :: équiangle
equilateral triangle {n} (a triangle having all three sides equal)  :: triangle équilatéral {m}
equilibrium {n} (chemistry: state of a reaction in which the rates of the forward and reverse reactions are the same)  :: équilibre {m}
equilibrium {n} /ɛkwɪˈlɪbɹɪəm/ (condition of a system in which competing influences are balanced)  :: équilibre {m}
equilibrium {n} (mental balance)  :: équilibre {m}
equilibrium {n} (physics: state of a body at rest or in uniform motion in which the resultant of all forces on it is zero)  :: équilibre {m}
equine {adj} (Of or relating to a horse or horses)  :: chevalin, équin, hippique
equinoctial {n} /ˌi.kwəˈnɒk.ʃəl/ (celestial equator) SEE: celestial equator  ::
equinox {n} /ˈiːkwəˌnɑːks/ (intersection of the ecliptic with the celestial equator)  :: équinoxe {m}
equipage {n} (a type of horse-drawn carriage)  :: équipage
equipage {n} /ˈɛ.kwɪ.pɪdʒ/ (equipment or supplies, especially military ones)  :: bagages, fourgons, train des équipages
equipment {n} /ɪˈkwɪpmənt/ (whatever is used in equipping)  :: équipement {m}
equity {n} /ˈɛk.wɪ.ti/ (ownership, especially in terms of net monetary value of some business)  :: action {f}
equity {n} (justice, impartiality and fairness)  :: impartialité {f}, solidarité {f}
equivalence {n} (an equivalence relation)  :: équivalence {f}
equivalence {n} (the condition of being equivalent)  :: équivalence {f}
equivalence {n} (the relationship between two propositions)  :: équivalence {f}
equivalence relation {n} (binary relation)  :: relation d'équivalence {f}
equivalent {adj} (equal-area) SEE: equal-area  ::
equivalent {adj} /iːˈkwɪvælənt/ (similar or identical in value)  :: équivalent {m}
equivalent {adj} (of two sets, having a one-to-one relationship)  :: équivalent {m}
equivalent {adj} (relating to the corresponding elements of an equivalence relation)  :: équivalent {m}
equivalent {n} (anything that is virtually equal to something else)  :: équivalent {m}
equivocal {adj} (capable of being ascribed to different motives, or of signifying opposite feelings, purposes, or characters)  :: douteux {m}, incertain {m}, indéterminé {m}, équivoque {m} {f}
equivocal {adj} /əˈkwɪvəkəl/ (having several applicable significations)  :: équivoque {m} {f}, ambigu {m}, incertain {m}
equivocal {adj} (uncertain, doubtful)  :: équivoque {m} {f}
equivocation {n} (Expression susceptible of a double signification, possibly misleading)  :: équivoque {f}, quiproquo {m}
Equuleus {prop} (second smallest constellation of the northern sky)  :: le Petit Cheval {m}
-er {suffix} /ˈjʌŋ.gɪst/ (used to form the comparative of adjectives)  :: plus [used before the adjective]
-er {suffix} (person whose occupation is...)  :: for players of instruments or games, often translated as joueur {m}/joueuse {f} de followed by the name of the instrument or game played, but some words have specific translations
-er {suffix} ((used form a demonym) resident or inhabitant of...)  :: often translated as habitant {m}/habitante {f} de followed by the name of the place, but some words have specific translations
-er {suffix} /ɚ/ ((used to form agent nouns) person or thing that does...)  :: -eur {m}, -euse {f}
-er {suffix} (used to form the comparative of adverbs)  :: plus [used before the adverb]
-er {suffix} ((with numbers, measurements or quantified sets) ranked by or having...)  :: Not used in French
era {n} /ˈɛɹ.ə/ (time period)  :: ère {f}, période {f}, époque {f}
eradicate {v} /ɪˈræd.ɪ.keɪt/ (to completely destroy)  :: éradiquer
eradicator {n} (that which eradicates)  :: éradicateur
erasable {adj} (capable of being erased)  :: effaçable
erase {v}  :: effacer
erase {v} /ɪˈɹeɪs/ (to remove markings or information)  :: effacer
erase {v} (intransitive: to be erased)  :: s'effacer
erase {v} (to clear a storage medium)  :: effacer
erase {v} (to obliterate information)  :: effacer
eraser {n} (thing used to erase something written or drawn)  :: gomme {f}, effaceur {m}, [Quebec] efface {f}
eraser pen {n} (fine eraser)  :: stylo-gomme {f}
erbium {n} (chemical element)  :: erbium {m}
e-reader {n} (device)  :: liseuse {f}, e-reader {m}
erectile {adj}  :: érectile
erectile dysfunction {n} (erectile dysfunction)  :: dysfonction érectile {f}
erection {n} /ɪˈɹɛkʃən/ (act of building)  :: érection {f}
erection {n} (rigid state of penis or clitoris)  :: érection
eremetic {adj} (of or pertaining to eremites) SEE: eremitic  ::
eremite {n} /ˈɛɹɪmaɪt/ (hermit) SEE: hermit  ::
eremitic {adj} (characteristic of hermit)  :: érémitique {m} {f}
eremitical {adj} (eremitic) SEE: eremitic  ::
eremitism {n} (state of being a hermit)  :: érémitisme {m}
ereyesterday {adv} (on the day before yesterday) SEE: day before yesterday  ::
ereyesterday {n} (the day before yesterday) SEE: day before yesterday  ::
ergative case {n} (case used to indicate the agent of a verb)  :: ergatif {m}
ergo {conj}  :: donc
ergonomic {adj} (of, or relating to the science of ergonomics)  :: ergonomique
ergonomics {n} / / (science)  :: ergonomie {f}
Eric {prop} (male given name)  :: Éric
Eridanus {prop} (constellation)  :: Éridan
Erika {prop} (female given name) SEE: Erica  ::
Eris {prop} (dwarf planet)  :: Éris {f}
Eris {prop} /ˈɪəɹɨs/ (Greek goddess of chaos)  :: Éris {f}
Eritrea {prop} /ˌeɹɪˈtɹiːə/ (country in Eastern Africa)  :: Érythrée {f}
erm {interj} (expression of uncertainty)  :: euh
ermine {n} ((heraldry) a white field with black spots)  :: hermine {f}
ermine {n} /ˈɜːmɪn/ (Mustela erminea)  :: hermine {f}
ermine {n} (the white fur of this animal)  :: hermine {f}
erne {n} /ɝːn/ (Haliaeetus albicilla) SEE: white-tailed eagle  ::
Ernest {prop} /ˈɜː(ɹ)nɪst/ (given name)  :: Ernest
erode {v} /ɪˈrəʊd/ (To wear away by abrasion, corrosion or chemical reaction)  :: éroder
erogenous {adj} (sensitive to sexual arousal)  :: érogène
erogenous zone {n} (erogenous zone)  :: zone érogène {f}
Eros {prop} (God of love)  :: Éros {m}
erosion {n} (destruction by abrasive action of fluids)  :: érosion {f}
erosion {n} /əˈroʊˌʒən/ (the result of having being eroded)  :: érosion {f}
erosion {n} (the changing of a surface by mechanical action)  :: érosion {f}
erotic {adj} /ɪˈɹɑtɪk/ (tending to arouse sexual desire)  :: érotique
erotically {adv} (in an erotic manner)  :: érotiquement
eroticism {n} (the state of being erotic, or of being sexually aroused)  :: érotisme {m}
eroticize {v} (to make erotic)  :: érotiser
eroto- {prefix} (used to form terms related to sexual desire)  :: éroto-
erotomania {n} (mental disorder based on the delusion of a romantic relationship)  :: érotomanie {f}
erotophobia {n} (fear of a romantic relationship)  :: érotophobie {f}
err {v} /ɛɹ/ (make a mistake)  :: se tromper
err {v} (sin) SEE: sin  ::
errand {n} /ˈɛrənd/ (trip to accomplish a small task)  :: course {f}
errant {adj} /ˈɛɹənt/ (straying from the proper course or standard)  :: errant {m}, errante {f}
errhine {adj} /ˈɛɹ.aɪn/ (causing an increase in mucus within the nose)  :: errhin {m}
erroneous {adj} /ɛɹˈoʊ.ni.əs/ (containing an error; inaccurate)  :: erroné {m}, erronée {f}
erroneously {adv} (in an erroneous manner)  :: par erreur, à tort, erronément, faitivement
erroneously {adv} (incorrectly) SEE: incorrectly  ::
error {n} (difference between a measured or calculated value and a true one)  :: erreur {f}
error {n} /ˈɛɹɚ/ (mistake)  :: erreur {f}
error {n}  :: erreur {f}
error {v} ((nonstandard) To make a mistake; to result in an error) SEE: err  ::
error message {n} (message displayed when an unexpected condition occurs)  :: message d'erreur {m}
ersatz {n} /ˈɝsæts/ (something made in imitation)  :: ersatz {m}
erstwhile {adj} (former, previous)  :: ancien, d'autrefois
erstwhile {adv} /ˈɝst.waɪl/ (erstwhile) SEE: formerly  ::
erudite {adj} /ˈɛr.(j)ə.daɪt/ (scholarly, learned)  :: érudit
eruditely {adv} (in a learned or scholarly manner)  :: éruditement
erudition {n} (profound knowledge, especially that based on learning and scholarship)  :: érudition {f}
erupt {v} (to violently eject)  :: entrer en eruption
eruption {n} /ɪˈɹʌpʃən/ (Violent ejection, such as that of lava from a volcano)  :: éruption {f}
eruption column {n} (cloud of ash emitted during a volcanic eruption)  :: panache éruptif {m}, panache volcanique {m}, colonne éruptive {m}, colonne volcanique {f}
Erymanthian Boar {prop} (boar)  :: sanglier d'Érymanthe
erysipelatous {adj} (Resembling erysipelas)  :: érysipélateux
erythrocyte {n} (a red blood cell)  :: érythrocyte {m}
erythronium {n} (vanadium) SEE: vanadium  ::
Esau {prop} (son of Isaac and Rebekah)  :: Ésaü
escalade {v} (to scale the walls of a fortification)  :: escalader
escalate {v} /ˈɛs.kə.leɪt/ (to intensify)  :: intensifier
escalation {n} (a deliberate or premeditated increase in the violence or geographic scope of a conflict)  :: escalade {f}
escalator {n} /ˈɛs.kə.leɪ.tɚ/ (mechanical device)  :: escalator {m}, escalier mécanique {m}, escalateur {m}
escalope {n} (thin slice of meat)  :: escalope {f}
escapade {n} /ˈɛskəˌpeɪd/ (daring or adventurous act; undertaking which goes against convention)  :: escapade {f}
escape {n} (act of leaving a dangerous or unpleasant situation)  :: évasion {f}, échappatoire
escape {v} /ɪˈskeɪp/ (to get free)  :: échapper
escape {v} (to elude)  :: éviter
escape velocity {n} (minimum velocity)  :: vitesse de libération {f}
escapism {n} (inclination to escape)  :: escapisme
escargot {n} (a dish)  :: escargot {m}, escargot de Bourgogne {m}
escarpment {n} (steep descent or declivity)  :: escarpement {m}
Escaut {prop} (the river Scheldt) SEE: Scheldt  ::
eschar {n} /ˈɛskɑː/ (dry dark scab or scar)  :: escarre
eschatological {adj} (pertaining to eschatology)  :: eschatologique
eschatology {n} /ɛskəˈtɒlədʒi/ (system of doctrines concerning final matters, such as death)  :: eschatologie {f}
eschatology {n} (the study of the end times)  :: eschatologie {f}
eschew {v} /ɛsˈtʃju/ (avoid, shun)  :: esquiver
escort {n} (group of people who provide safety)  :: escorte {f}
escort {v} (To attend to in order to guard and protect)  :: escorter
e-scrap {n} (e-waste) SEE: e-waste  ::
escrow {n} /ˈɛskɹoʊ̯/  :: fiducie
escutcheon {n} (plate or bezel to fill the gap around a protruberance)  :: écusson {m}
escutcheon {n} /ɪˈskʌtʃən/ (coat of arms)  :: écusson {m}
Esdras {prop} (any of four books)  :: Esdras
-ese {suffix} (forming adjectives and nouns describing things characteristic of a particular place)  :: -ais, -ois
Eskimo {adj} (of, or relating to an Eskimo, Eskimos or their language, languages)  :: esquimau, eskimo
Eskimo {n} (member of the Eskimo people(s))  :: Esquimau {m}, Eskimo {m}
Eskimo {prop} /ˈɛs.kɪ.moʊ/ (group of native peoples)  :: Esquimaux {m-p}, Eskimos {m-p}
Eskimo {prop} (language)  :: Esquimau {m}, Eskimo {m}
esophageal {adj} (pertaining to the esophagus)  :: œsophagien {m}
esoteric {adj} /ˌɛs.əˈtɛɹ.ɪk/ (Understood only by a chosen few or an enlightened inner circle.)  :: ésotérique
esoteric {adj} (having to do with concepts that are highly theoretical)  :: cérébral
esoterism {n} (inward forms of faith and religion)  :: ésotérisme
ESP {initialism} (extrasensory perception)  :: PES
espadrille {n} /ɛspəˈdrɪl/ (light shoe)  :: espadrille {f}
especially {adv} (in a special manner)  :: spécialement
especially {adv} /ɪˈspɛʃ(ə)li/ (particularly)  :: spécialement, particulièrement, surtout
Esperantist {n} (specialist or speaker of Esperanto)  :: espérantiste
Esperanto {prop} /ˌɛspəˈɹæntəʊ/ (auxiliary language)  :: espéranto {m}
espionage {n} /ˈɛs.pi.ə.nɑːʒ/ (act of learning secret information through clandestine means)  :: espionnage {m}
espouse {v} (accept, support, take as one’s own)  :: épouser, adopter
espouse {v} /ɛsˈspaʊz/ (become married to)  :: épouser
espresso {n} /ɛkˈspɹɛsoʊ/ (strong type of coffee)  :: espresso {m}
esprit de corps {n} /ɛˌspɹi də ˈkɔɹ/ (shared spirit of comradeship, enthusiasm, and devotion)  :: esprit de corps
-esque {suffix} (in the style of)  :: -esque
-esque {suffix} (resembling)  :: -esque
esquire {n} (a squire)  :: écuyer {m}
esquire {n} (shield bearer)  :: écuyer {m}
-ess {suffix} (female suffix)  :: -esse {f}, -euse {f}, -e {f}
essay {n} (written composition)  :: essai {m}, rédaction {f}, dissertation {f}
essayist {n} (one who composes essays; a writer of short compositions)  :: essayiste {m} {f}
essence {n} /ˈɛsəns/ (inherent nature)  :: essence {f}
essence {n} (true nature of something)  :: essence {f}
essential {adj}  :: essentiel
essential {adj} (in basic form)  :: essentiel, fondamental
essential {adj} /ɪˈsɛn.ʃəl/ (of high importance)  :: indispensable
essentialism {n} (view that objects have properties that are essential to them)  :: essentialisme {m}
essentially {adv} (essentially)  :: essentiellement
essential oil {n} (volatile oil used to make perfumes and flavourings)  :: huile essentielle {f}
essive case {n} (case used to indicate a temporary state of being)  :: essif {m}
Essonne {prop} (département)  :: Essonne {f}
-est {suffix} (second-person singular present tense of verbs)  :: -es (for regular -er verbs); -is (for regular -ir verb); -s (for most -re verbs)
-est {suffix} /ɪst/ (superlative of adjectives and adverbs)  :: le plus (put before the adjective), eg. biggest = le plus grand
EST {abbr} (English subtitles)  :: STA
EST {initialism} (Eastern Standard Time)  :: HNE
establish {v} /ɪˈstæb.lɪʃ/  :: établir
establishment {n} (slang: the ruling class or authority group)  :: establishment {m}, établissement {m}
establishment {n} (that which is established)  :: établissement {m}
establishment {n} (the act of establishing)  :: établissement {m}
establishment {n} (the state of being established)  :: établissement {m}
estate {n} (area of land under single ownership)  :: domaine, propriété
estate {n} (body style of cars) SEE: station wagon  ::
estate {n} (housing estate) SEE: housing estate  ::
estate {n} (law: nature and extent of a person's interest in, or ownership of, land)  :: proprieté {f},
estate car {n} (station wagon) SEE: station wagon  ::
esteem {n} /ɛsˈtiːm]/ (favourable regard)  :: estime {f}, respect {m}
esteem {v} (to regard with respect)  :: respecter
ester {n} (compound with carbon-oxygen double bond joined via carbon to another oxygen atom)  :: ester {m}
Esther {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Esther
Esther {prop} /ˈɛstɚ/ (female given name)  :: Esther
estimate {n} /ˈɛstɨmɨt/ (rough calculation or guess)  :: estimation {f}
estimate {v} (to calculate roughly)  :: estimer
estival {adj} (of or relating to summer)  :: estival
estivate {v} /ˈɛstɪˌveɪt/ (go into stasis in the summer months)  :: estiver
Estonia {prop} /ɛsˈtoʊ.ni.ə/ (country)  :: Estonie
Estonian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to the country of Estonia, its people or their language)  :: estonien {m}, estonienne {f}
Estonian {n} (person)  :: Estonien {m}, Estonienne {f}
Estonian {prop} (language)  :: estonien {m}
estragon {n} (tarragon) SEE: tarragon  ::
estrange {v} /ɪˈstreɪndʒ/  :: s'aliéner, déraciner
estranged {adj} (having become a stranger)  :: séparé, ex- [+noun]
estrogen {n} (estrogen)  :: œstrogène {m}
estuary {n} (place where ocean tides and river water merge)  :: estuaire {m}
eta {n} /ˈeɪtə/ (Greek letter)  :: êta {m}
et al. {abbr} /ɛtˈɑːl/ (and others)  :: et al., et coll., & cie
etc. {phrase} /ˌɛt ˈsɛt(ə)ɹə/ (abbreviation of “et cetera”; and the rest; and so forth)  :: etc.
et cetera {phrase} /ˌɛt ˈsɛt(ə)ɹə/ (and so on)  :: et cétéra, etc., et cætera
etch {v} (to engrave)  :: graver
etch {v} (to make a lasting impression)  :: marquer
etching {n} /ˈetʃ.ɪŋ/ (art of producing an image)  :: gravure {f}
eternal {adj} (lasting forever)  :: éternel
eternally {adv} (forever)  :: éternellement
eternity {n} (informal: a comparatively long time)  :: éternité {f}
eternity {n} (period of time that elapses after death)  :: éternité {f}
eternity {n} (time extending infinitely far into the future)  :: éternité {f}
eternity {n} /ɪˈtɝnɪti/ (infinite time)  :: éternité {f}
etesian {adj} /ɪˈtiːzɪən/ (pertaining to a specific eastern Mediterranean wind)  :: étésien
etesian {n} (a specific eastern Mediterranean wind)  :: étésien {m}
ethane {n} /ˈɛθeɪn/ (aliphatic hydrocarbon, C2H6)  :: éthane {m}
ethanol {n} (simple aliphatic alcohol: CH3-CH2-OH)  :: éthanol {m}
ethene {n} (ethylene) SEE: ethylene  ::
ether {n} /ˈiː.θɚ/ (organic chemistry: a compound containing an oxygen atom bonded to two hydrocarbon groups)  :: éther {m}
ethereal {adj} (Consisting of ether; hence, exceedingly light or airy; tenuous; spiritlike; characterized by extreme delicacy)  :: éthéré
ethereal {adj} (Delicate, light and airy)  :: éthéré
ethereal {adj} /ɪˈθɪr.i.əl/ (Pertaining to the hypothetical upper, purer air, or to the higher regions beyond the earth or beyond the atmosphere)  :: éthéré
ethics {n} (standards of conduct)  :: éthique {f}
ethics {n} (study of principles governing right and wrong conduct)  :: éthique {f}
Ethiopia {prop} /iθiˈoʊpiə/ (country in Eastern Africa)  :: Éthiopie
Ethiopian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Ethiopia)  :: éthiopien
Ethiopian {n} /ˌiːθiˈəʊpiən/ (person)  :: Éthiopien
ethnic {adj}  :: ethnique, païen
ethnic {adj} /ˈɛθnɪk/ (of or relating to a group of people)  :: ethnique
ethnic cleansing {n} (ethnic cleansing)  :: nettoyage ethnique {m}, épuration ethnique {f}
ethnic group {n} (ethnic group)  :: ethnie {f}, groupe ethnique {f}
ethnicity {n} (An ethnic group)  :: ethnie {f}, groupe ethnique {f}
ethnicity {n} (The characteristics of an ethnic group)  :: ethnicité {f}, appartenance ethnique {f}
ethnic minority {n} (people with different characteristics to those of the majority)  :: minorité ethnique {f}
ethnocentric {adj} (related to ethnocentrism)  :: ethnocentrique {m} {f}, ethnocentriste {m} {f}
ethnocentrism {n} /ˈɛθ.nəʊˌsɛn.tɹɪzm̩/ (the tendency to look at the world primarily from the perspective of one's own culture)  :: ethnocentrisme {m}
ethnographer {n} (one who studies ethnography)  :: ethnographe
ethnographic {adj} (of, or relating to ethnography)  :: ethnographique
ethnography {n} (branch of anthropology)  :: ethnographie {f}
ethnolect {n} (language variety)  :: ethnolecte {m}
ethnolinguistics {n} (field of linguistic anthropology)  :: ethnolinguistique {f}
ethnologic {adj} (ethnologic) SEE: ethnological  ::
ethnological {adj} (of or relating to ethnology)  :: ethnologique
ethnology {n} (branch of anthropology)  :: ethnologie {f}
ethnomusicology {n} (study of music and culture)  :: ethnomusicologie {f}
ethnonym {n} (name of an ethnic group)  :: ethnonyme {m}
ethologic {adj} (ethologic) SEE: ethological  ::
ethology {n} /iːˈθɒlədʒi/ (study of human and animal behaviour)  :: éthologie
ethylene {n} /ˈɛθəˌliːn/ (compound)  :: éthylène {m}, éthène {m}
ethylene {n} (radical)  :: éthylène {m}
ethylene glycol {n} ((organic chemistry) organic compound HO-CH2-CH2-OH)  :: éthylène glycol {m}
ethylene oxide {n} (simplest epoxide)  :: oxyde d'éthylène {m}, dihydroxyrène {m}, oxyde de diméthylène {m}, oxiranne {m}
ethylene-vinyl acetate {n} (copolymer of ethylene and vinyl acetate)  :: éthylène-acétate de vinyle {m}
etiological {adj} (of or pertaining to an aetiology)  :: étiologique
etiquette {n} (forms to be observed in social or official life)  :: étiquette {f}
Etruria {prop} /ɪˈtrʊə.rɪ.ə/ (ancient country)  :: Étrurie {f}
Etruscan {adj} /ɪˈtrʌskən/ (pertaining to the region and culture of Etruria)  :: étrusque
Etruscan {n} (inhabitant of Etruria)  :: Étrusque
Etruscan {prop} (extinct language of Etruria)  :: étrusque {m}
et tu, Brute {phrase} /ɛt ˈtu ˌbɹutɛ/ (expression of betrayal)  :: tu quoque mi fili
etymological {adj} (of or relating to etymology)  :: étymologique
etymologically {adv} (Based on or belonging to etymology)  :: étymologiquement
etymologist {n} (person who specializes in etymology)  :: étymologiste {m} {f}
etymologize {v} (to find or provide etymology for a word)  :: étymologiser
etymology {n} (account of the origin and historical development of a word)  :: étymologie {f}
etymology {n} /ˌɛtəˈmɑlədʒi/ (study of the historical development of languages, particularly of individual words)  :: étymologie {f}
etymon {n} /ˈɛt.ə.mɑn/ (source word)  :: étymon {m}
EU {initialism} (European Union (also see translations at European Union))  :: UE {f}
Euboea {prop} (Greek island)  :: Eubée
eucalyptus {n} /ˌjuːkəˈlɪptəs/ (any of many trees of genus Eucalyptus)  :: eucalyptus, eucalypte
eucharistic {adj} (pertaining to the Eucharist)  :: eucharistique {m}
euchologion {n} /juːkə(ʊ)ˈləʊdʒɪən/ (prayer book)  :: eucologe {m}
Euclidean {adj} /juːˈklɪd.i.ən/ (of Euclid's Elements)  :: euclidien
Euclidean algorithm {n} (math)  :: algorithme d'Euclide {m}
Euclidean geometry {n} (mathematical system)  :: géométrie euclidienne {f}
Euclidean space {n} (ordinary space)  :: espace euclidien {m}
Euclidian space {n} (Euclidean space) SEE: Euclidean space  ::
eudiometer {n} (tube for measuring volume of gases)  :: eudiomètre
euergetism {n} (the practice of élite in Greek and Roman cities to distribute a part of their wealth to the community)  :: évergétisme {m}
euergetist {n} (one who practices euergetism)  :: évergète {m}
Eugene {prop} /ˈjʊəɡeːnə/ (male given name)  :: Eugène {m}
Eugenia {prop} (female given name)  :: Eugénie
Eugenius {prop} (given name)  :: Eugène
eukaryote {n} /juˈkæɹiəʊt/ (any of the single-celled or multicellular organisms whose cells contain at least one distinct nucleus)  :: eucaryote
Eulalie {prop} (female given name)  :: Eulalie
Euler's formula {prop} (Euler's formula)  :: formule d'Euler {f}
eumetazoan {n} ((zoology) animal of the subkingdom Eumetazoa)  :: eumétazoaire {m}
eunuch {n} /ˈjuː.nʌk/ (castrated human male)  :: eunuque {m}, castrat {m}
eunuch {n} (such a man who was harem guard or in Middle Eastern courts under Roman Emperors, important officials of the state)  :: eunuque {m}
euphemism {n} /ˈjuː.fəˌmɪ.z(ə)m/ (use of a word or phrase to replace another word with one considered less offensive)  :: euphémisme {m}
euphemism {n} (word or phrase that is used to replace another in this way)  :: euphémisme {m}
euphemistic {adj} (of euphemism)  :: euphémique
euphemistically {adv} (in a euphemistic manner)  :: euphémiquement
euphonic {adj} ( harmonious)  :: euphonique
euphonically {adv} (in a euphonic manner)  :: euphoniquement
euphony {n}  :: euphonie {f}
euphoria {n} /juːˈfɔːɹiə/ (an excited state of joy)  :: euphorie {f}, [colloquial] pêche {f}, [colloquial] frite {f}
euphoric {adj} (feeling great well-being or elation or intense happiness; characterized by euphoria)  :: euphorique
euphotic {adj} (describing that part of the near-surface ocean in which photosynthesis is possible)  :: euphotique
Euphrates {prop} /juːˈfreɪtiːz/ (river in the Middle East)  :: l’Euphrate {m}
euphuism {n} (style of writing)  :: euphuisme {m}
Eurasia {prop} /jʊˈɹeɪʒə/ (the largest landmass on Earth, consisting of Europe and Asia)  :: Eurasie {f}
Eurasian black vulture {n} (Aegypius monachus)  :: vautour moine
Eurasian jay {n} (Garrulus glandarius)  :: geai des chênes {m}
Eurasian Union {prop} (EAU) SEE: EAU  ::
Eurasian Union {prop} (the Eurasian Union)  :: Union eurasiatique {f}
Eure {prop} (département)  :: Eure {f}
Eure-et-Loir {prop} (département of France)  :: Eure-et-Loir
eureka {interj} /juˈɹikə/ (exclamation indicating sudden discovery)  :: eurêka
Euripides {prop} /jʊˈɹɪp.ɪˌdiz/ (a Greek tragedian)  :: Euripide {m}
euro {n} /ˈjʊɹoʊ/ (currency unit of the European Monetary Union)  :: euro {m}
Euro- {prefix} (pertaining to Europe)  :: euro-
Eurolinguistics {prop} (branch of linguistics)  :: eurolinguistique
Europa {prop} (a moon of Jupiter)  :: Europe {f}
Europe {prop} (continent)  :: Europe {f}
Europe {prop} /ˈjʊɹəp/ (European Union) SEE: European Union  ::
European {adj} /ˌjʊəɹ.əˈpiː.ən/ (related to Europe or the European Union)  :: européen {m}, européenne {f}
European {n} (person)  :: Européen {m}, Européenne {f}
European alder {n} (black alder) SEE: black alder  ::
European bison {n} /jʊɹəˌpiːən ˈbaɪsn̩/ (the wisent species Bison bonasus)  :: bison d'Europe {m}
European Central Bank {prop} (central bank for the European Union)  :: Banque centrale européenne {f} (note: only capital letter to Bank)
European Commission {prop} (executive branch)  :: Commission européenne
European garden spider {n} (Araneus diadematus)  :: épeire diadème {f}
Europeanisation {n} (assimilation)  :: européanisation {f}
Europeanness {n}  :: européanité {f}
European peacock {n} (colorful butterfly)  :: paon du jour {m}
European perch {n} (Perca fluviatilis)  :: perche commune {f}, perche de rivière
European redbud {n} (* Judas tree) SEE: * Judas tree  ::
European seabass {n} (Dicentrarchus labrax)  :: bar commun {m}, bar européen {m}, perche de mer {f}, loup de mer {m}
European smelt {n} (Osmerus eperlanus)  :: éperlan {m}
European swamp thistle {n} (marsh thistle) SEE: marsh thistle  ::
European Union {prop} /ˌjʊəɹəˈpiːən ˈjuːnjən/ (European supranational organisation)  :: Union européenne {f}
europhilia {n} (love of Europe)  :: europhilie {f}
Europhone {adj}  :: europhone
europium {n} (chemical element)  :: europium {m}
Europop {n} (European pop music)  :: europop {m}
Eurosceptic {adj} (of or pertaining to Eurosceptics or Euroscepticism)  :: eurosceptique
Euro-sceptic {adj} (Of or pertaining to Euro-sceptics or Euro-scepticism)  :: eurosceptique
Eurosceptic {n} (one who is sceptical of increasing the powers of the European Union)  :: eurosceptique {m} {f}
Euro-sceptic {n} (One who is sceptical of increasing the powers of the European Union)  :: eurosceptique {m} {f}
Euro-sceptical {adj} (Of or pertaining to Euro-sceptics or Euro-scepticism)  :: eurosceptique
Eurosceptical {adj} (Of or pertaining to Eurosceptics or Euroscepticism)  :: eurosceptique
Euro-skeptic {adj} (Of or pertaining to Euro-skeptics or Euro-skepticism)  :: eurosceptique
Euroskeptic {adj} (Of or pertaining to Euroskeptics or Euroskepticism)  :: eurosceptique
Euro-skeptic {n} (One who is skeptical of increasing the powers of the European Union)  :: eurosceptique {m} {f}
Euroskeptic {n} (One who is skeptical of increasing the powers of the European Union)  :: eurosceptique {m} {f}
Euro-skeptical {adj} (Of or pertaining to Euro-skeptics or Euro-skepticism)  :: eurosceptique
Euroskeptical {adj} (Of or pertaining to Euroskeptics or Euroskepticism)  :: eurosceptique
Eurotunnel {prop} (Channel Tunnel) SEE: Channel Tunnel  ::
Eurovision {prop} (television network)  :: Eurovision {f}
Eurozone {n} (those European Union members whose official currency is the euro)  :: zone euro {f}, eurozone {f} rare
Eurydice {prop} (mythology)  :: Eurydice {f}
Eusebius {prop} /juˈsibiəs/ (given name)  :: Eusèbe
Eustace {prop} /ˈjuːˌstɪs/ (male given name)  :: Eustache
Eustachian tube {n} (tube that links the pharynx to the cavity of the middle ear)  :: trompe d’Eustache {f}
euthanasia {n} /juːθəˈneɪʒə/ (practice of killing a human being or animal)  :: euthanasie {f}
euthanize {v} /juː.θən.ˈaɪz/ (submit (a person or an animal) to euthanasia)  :: euthanasier, faire euthanasier
EVA {initialism} (ethylene-vinyl acetate) SEE: ethylene-vinyl acetate  ::
EVA {initialism} (extravehicular activity) SEE: extravehicular activity  ::
evacuate {v} (to move out of an unsafe location into safety)  :: évacuer
evacuation {n} (act of emptying)  :: évacuation {f}
evacuation {n} (act of leaving a place for protection)  :: évacuation {f}
evaluate {v} (to draw conclusions from by examining)  :: évaluer
evaluation {n} /ɪˌvæljuˈeɪʃən/ (assessment)  :: évaluation {f}
evangelical {adj} /iːvænˈdʒɛlɪkəl/  :: évangélique
evangelically {adv} (in an evangelical manner)  :: évangéliquement
evangelist {n} /ɪˈvændʒəlɪst/  :: évangéliste
evaporate {v} /ɪˈvapəreɪt/ (to transition from a liquid state into a gaseous state)  :: évaporer
evaporated milk {n} (milk that has been concentrated by evaporation)  :: lait évaporé {m}, lait concentré {m}
evaporation {n}  :: évaporation {f}
evaporation {n} (process of liquid converting to the gaseous state)  :: évaporation
eve {v} (day or night before)  :: vigile {f}, veille {f}
eve {v} (New year's eve feast)  :: réveillon
Eve {prop} (given name)  :: Ève {f}
Eve {prop} /iːv/ (the first woman)  :: Ève {f}
Evelyn {prop} (female given name)  :: Évelyne
even {adj} (arithmetic: divisible by two)  :: pair {m}, paire {f}
even {adj} (equal)  :: régulier, uniforme
even {adj} /ˈivən/ (flat and level)  :: plat
even {adj} (without great variation)  :: monotone [voice], uniforme
even {adv} (emphasising comparative)  :: encore, même
even {adv} (exactly, fully)  :: exactement, complètement
even {adv} (implying extreme example)  :: même, voire
even {n} (Evening of the day)  :: veillée (du soir)
even {v} (make even)  :: aplatir, égaliser, niveler
even function {n} (unaffected by sign)  :: fonction paire {f}
even if {adv} (irrespective of)  :: même si
evening {n} /ˈiːvnɪŋ/ (time of day between dusk and night)  :: crépuscule {m}, soir {m}
evening {n} (time of day between the approximate time of midwinter dusk and midnight)  :: soir {m}
evening star {n} (planet Venus seen in the evening)  :: étoile du soir {f}
evenly {adv} (so as to make flat)  :: uniformément
event {n} (computing: action which triggers an event handler)  :: événement {m}, évènement {m}
event {n} (point in spacetime (physics))  :: événement {m}, évènement {m}
event {n} (probability theory: a set of some of the possible outcomes)  :: événement {m}, évènement {m}
event {n} /ɪˈvɛnt/ (occurrence of social or personal importance)  :: événement {m}, évènement {m}
event-driven {adj}  :: orienté événements
eventful {adj} (pertaining to high levels of activity)  :: mouvementé
event horizon {n} (gravitational sphere within which light cannot escape)  :: horizon des événements {m}
even though {conj} (although)  :: bien que, quoique
eventing {n} (equestrian event which comprises dressage, cross-country, and showjumping)  :: concours complet {m}
eventuality {n} (possible event)  :: éventualité
eventually {adv} /əˈvɛn.tjuː.ə.li/ (in the end)  :: finalement, à terme, à la fin
ever {adv} (at any time)  :: jamais
ever {adv} /ˈɛvɚ/ (always)  :: toujours
Everest {prop} (Mount Everest) SEE: Mount Everest  ::
Everett {prop} (male given name)  :: Évrard
evergreen {adj} /ˈɛvɚɡrin/ (of plants, that do not shed their leaves)  :: sempervirent
everlasting {adj} (Continuing indefinitely)  :: permanent
everlasting {adj} (Lasting or enduring forever)  :: éternel
evermore {adv} (always)  :: toujours
ever since {adv} (continuously since a specified time or event)  :: depuis lors
ever since {conj} (continuously since)  :: depuis que
every {determiner} /ˈɛv.ɹi/ (all of a countable group)  :: tout, chaque
everybody {pron} /ˈɛvribʌdi/ (all people)  :: tout le monde, chacun
everyday {adj} /ˈɛvɹiˌdeɪ/ (commonplace, ordinary)  :: usuel
every man for himself {interj} (forget about comradeship; save yourselves!)  :: chacun pour soi
everyone {pron} (every person)  :: chacun, tout le monde
every other {adj} (every second) SEE: every second  ::
every second {adj} (every other; each alternate)  :: un sur deux, une sur deux
every silver lining has a cloud {proverb} (every good situation has the potential to turn bad)  :: toute médaille a son revers
every so often {adv} (occasionally)  :: de temps en temps
everything {pron} /ˈɛvɹiˌθɪŋ/ (all the things)  :: tout {m}
everything but the kitchen sink {n} (Almost everything, whether needed or not)  :: tout le/un/son bric-à-brac/bazar
every time {adv} (at each occasion that)  :: chaque fois que, à chaque fois que
everywhere {adv} /ɛv.ɹi.(h)wɛɹ/ (at all places)  :: partout
everywhere else {adv} (in all other places)  :: partout ailleurs
evict {v} (to expel)  :: expulser, évincer
eviction {n} (the act of evicting)  :: expulsion {f}, éviction {f}
evidence {n} /ˈɛvɪdəns/ (facts presented in support of an assertion)  :: preuve {f}
evidence {n}  :: preuve {f}
evident {adj} /ˈɛvɪdənt/ (obviously true)  :: évident {m}
evidently {adv} /ˈɛvɪdəntli/ (obviously)  :: de toute évidence, manifestement
evil {adj} /ˈiːvəl/ (intending to harm)  :: mauvais {m}, maléfique {m} {f}
evil {n} (evil)  :: mal {m}
evildoer {n} (person who performs evil acts)  :: malfaiteur {m}
evil eye {n} (evil eye)  :: mauvais œil {m}
evil laughter {n} (scornfully mocking)  :: rire sardonique, rire de méchant
evince {v} /i.ˈvɪns/ (show or demonstrate clearly)  :: montrer, prouver
eviscerate {v} /ɪˈvɪsəˌɹeɪt/ (to disembowel)  :: éviscérer
evisceration {n} (A disemboweling.)  :: ôter les tripes, étriper
evisceration {n} (A vigorous verbal assault.)  :: démolir verballement, éreinter quelque chose
evocative {adj} (that evokes (brings to mind) a memory, mood or image; redolent or reminiscent)  :: évocateur
evoke {v} /ɪˈvoʊk/ (to cause the manifestation of)  :: évoquer , remémorer
evolution {n} (biology: change in the genetic composition of a population over time)  :: évolution {f}
evolution {n} /ˌɛvəˈluʃən/ (general: a gradual process of development)  :: évolution {f}
evolutionary biology {n} (sub-field of biology)  :: biologie de l’évolution {f}
evolutionary developmental biology {n} (branch of biology)  :: biologie évolutive du développement {f}
evolutionist {n} (a proponent or supporter of evolutionism)  :: évolutionniste {m} {f}
evolutionistic {adj} (of or pertaining to evolutionism)  :: évolutionniste
evolve {v} (to develop)  :: élaborer
evolve {v} (to move in regular procession through a system)  :: évoluer, progresser
ew {interj} /ɪʊ/ (expression of disgust or nausea)  :: beurk
e-warfare {n} (cyberwarfare) SEE: cyberwarfare  ::
ewe {n} /juː/ (female sheep)  :: brebis {f}
ewer {n} /ˈju.ɚ/ (widemouthed pitcher)  :: pichet {m}, aiguière, broc, cruche {f}
ex {n} /ɛks/ (name of the letter X, x)  :: iks {m}
ex {n} (informal: An ex-husband, ex-wife or ex-partner)  :: ex
ex- {prefix} (former)  :: ex-
exa- {prefix} (SI prefix)  :: exa-
exacerbate {v} /ɪgˈzæsɚbeɪt/ (to irritate)  :: irriter
exacerbate {v} (to make worse)  :: agraver, empirer
exact {adj} /ɪɡˈzækt/ (precisely agreeing)  :: exact {m}, précis {m}
exact {v} (To demand and enforce)  :: exiger
exactly {adv} /ɪɡˈzæk(t)li/ (in an exact manner)  :: exactement
exactness {n} (the state of being exact)  :: exactitude {f}
exact science {n} (field of science capable of quantitative expression)  :: science exacte {f}
exaggerate {v} (to overstate, to describe more than is fact)  :: exagérer, outrer
exaggeration {n} (act of exaggerating)  :: exagération {f}
exameter {n} (exametre) SEE: exametre  ::
examination {n} (formal test)  :: examen {m}
examine {v} (to check the health or condition of something or someone)  :: examiner
examine {v} (to observe or inspect carefully or critically)  :: examiner
examiner {n} /ɪɡˈzæmɪnə/ (person who investigates someone or something)  :: examinateur {m}, examinatrice {f}
example {n} (instance as a problem to be solved)  :: exemple {m}
example {n} (parallel or closely similar case)  :: exemple {m}
example {n} (person punished as a warning to others)  :: exemple {m}
example {n} (something serving as a pattern of behaviour)  :: exemple {m}
example {n} (something serving to explain or illustrate a rule)  :: exemple {m}
example {n} /ɪɡˈzæmpəl/ (something representative of a group)  :: exemple {m}
exasperate {v} (frustrate, vex, annoy)  :: exaspérer
exasperated {adj} (greatly annoyed; made furious)  :: stupidous princessus {p}
exasperation {n} (the act of exasperating)  :: exaspération {f}
Excalibur {prop} /ɛksˈkæ.lɪ.bɚ/ (Legendary sword)  :: Excalibur
excavate {v} (to make a hole in (something); to hollow)  :: excaver
excavation {n} (archaeological excavation)  :: excavation {f}
excavator {n} (vehicle, often on tracks, used to dig ditches etc; a backhoe)  :: excavateur {m}
exceed {v}  :: excéder
exceed {v} (to be larger, greater than something else or than expected or desirable)  :: excéder
exceed {v} (to go beyond the limits of something)  :: excéder, dépasser
exceedingly {adv} (extremely)  :: extrêmement, énormément
excel {v} (intransitive: to be much better than others)  :: dépasser
excel {v} (transitive: to surpass someone or something)  :: dépasser
excellence {n} /ˈɛksələns/ (the quality of being excellent)  :: excellence {f}
Excellence {prop} (title of honor or respect)  :: Excellence {m}
Excellency {n} (Form of address for certain high officials or dignitaries)  :: Excellence {f}
excellent {adj} /ˈɛksələnt/ (of the highest quality)  :: excellent
excellently {adv} (very well)  :: excellemment
except {prep} (with the exception of)  :: excepté, sauf, à l'exception de, hormis
except {v} /ɛˈksɛpt/ (to exclude)  :: faire une exception pour, excepter
except {v} (to take exception, to object to)  :: objecter, protester, s'élever contre
exception {n} /əkˈsɛpʃən/ (that which is excepted or taken out from others)  :: exception {f}
exception {n}  :: exception {f}
exceptional {adj} (better than the average)  :: exceptionnel
exception that proves the rule {n} (a form of argument)  :: l'exception confirme la regle
excerpt {n} /ɛkˈsɜɹpt/ (a clip, snippet, passage or extract from a larger work)  :: extrait {m}, passage {m}
excess {n} /əkˈsɛs/ (degree by which one thing exceeds another)  :: excès {m}
excess {n} (insurance condition)  :: franchise {f}
excessive {adj} (exceeding the bounds of something)  :: excessif
excessively {adv} (in excess)  :: excessivement, de trop
excessively {adv} (to an excessive degree)  :: excessivement, bien trop (much too...), beaucoup trop (much too...)
exchange {n} /ɛkstʃeɪndʒ/ (act of exchanging or trading)  :: échange {m}, troc {m}
exchange {n} (place for conducting trading)  :: bourse {f}
exchange {v} (To replace with a similar item)  :: échanger
exchange {v} (To trade or barter)  :: échanger, troquer
exchange rate {n} (currency rate (finance))  :: taux de change {m}, cours de change {m}
excipient {n} (Drug additive without therapeutic or diagnostic effect)  :: excipient {m}
excise {n} /ˈɛkˌsaɪz/ (excise tax) SEE: excise tax  ::
exciseman {n} (collector of excise tax)  :: accisien {m}
excise tax {n} (any of various taxes levied on the production or sale of certain goods)  :: droit d'accise {m}, accise {f}
excitation {n} (the act of producing excitement (stimulation); also, the excitement produced)  :: excitation
excite {v} (to arouse or bring out (eg feelings); to stimulate)  :: exciter
excite {v} (to cause an electron to move to a higher than normal state)  :: exciter
excite {v} (to stir the emotions of)  :: exciter
excited {adj} (being in a state of higher energy)  :: excité
excited {adj} /ɪkˈsaɪtɪd/ (having great enthusiasm)  :: excité
excitement {n} /ɪkˈsaɪtmənt/ (state of being excited)  :: excitation {f}
exciton {n} (bound state of electron and hole)  :: exciton {m}
exclaim {v} /ɛkˈskleɪm/ (to cry out)  :: exclamer
exclamation {n} (loud calling or crying out; outcry)  :: exclamation {f}
exclamation mark {n} /ˌeks.kləˈmeɪ.ʃənˌmɑːk/ (punctuation “!”)  :: point d'exclamation {m}
exclamation point {n} (exclamation mark) SEE: exclamation mark  ::
exclave {n} /ˈɛkskleɪv/ (a country's territory not connected to the main part)  :: exclave {f}
exclude {v} (to bar from entering; keep out)  :: exclure
excluding {prep} (to the exclusion of)  :: à l’exclusion de
exclusion {n} (The act of exclude, see also: excluding or shutting out)  :: exclusion
exclusive {adj}  :: exclusif
exclusive {adj} (exclusionary) SEE: exclusionary  ::
exclusive {adj} /ɪkˈsklu.sɪv/ (Excluding items or members that do not meet certain conditions)  :: exclusif
exclusively {adv} (to the exclusion of anything or anyone else)  :: exclusivement
exclusive or {n} (exclusive disjunction)  :: ou exclusif
exclusive right {n} (The power to allow or disallow others from taking certain actions)  :: droite exclusive
exclusivity {n} (exclusivity)  :: exclusivité {f}
excommunicate {v} /ˌɛkskəˈmjunəkət/ (to officially exclude someone from membership of a church or religious community)  :: excommunier
excommunication {n} (act of excommunicating or ejecting)  :: excommunication {f}
excrement {n} /ˈɛkskɹəmənt/ (animal solid waste)  :: excrément {m}
excrescence {n} (Something, usually abnormal, which grows out of something else)  :: excès {m}, excroissance {f}
excrete {v} /ɛkˈskɹiːt/ (to discharge from the system)  :: excréter
excretory {adj} (of, or relating to excretion)  :: excrétoire
excursion {n} /ɛks.kɜː(ɹ).ʒən/ (brief recreational trip)  :: excursion {f}, randonnée {f}
excuse {n} (explanation designed to avoid or alleviate guilt or negative judgement)  :: prétexte {m}, excuse {f}
excuse {v} (allow to leave)  :: excuser
excuse {v} (explain with the aim of alleviating guilt or negative judgement)  :: excuser, justifier
excuse {v} /ɪksˈkjuz/ (forgive, pardon)  :: excuser, pardonner
excuse me {phrase} (request for attention)  :: pardon
excuse me {phrase} (request to pass)  :: pardon, excusez-moi, [informal] excuse-moi
excuse me {phrase} (request to repeat)  :: pardon, plaît-il, comment, quoi, [familiar] hein
excuse me {phrase} (sorry, as apology)  :: pardon, excusez-moi, mes excuses, je m'excuse
ex-directory {adj} (unlisted)  :: sur la liste rouge
execrable {adj} / / (of the poorest quality)  :: exécrable {m} {f}
execration {n} (An act or instance of cursing)  :: exécration {f}
executable {adj} /ˈɛksɪkjuːtəbl/ (capable of being executed)  :: exécutable
executable {n} (file that can be run)  :: fichier exécutable {m}
execute {v} (to kill as punishment)  :: exécuter
execute {v} (To start, launch or run software)  :: exécuter
execution {n} (act of putting to death or being put to death as a penalty)  :: exécution {f}
execution {n} (carrying into effect of a court judgment, or of a will)  :: exécution {f}
execution {n} (carrying out of an instruction by a computer)  :: exécution {f}
execution {n} /ˌek.sɪˈkjuː.ʃən/ (act of executing or the state of being executed)  :: exécution {f}
execution {n}  :: exécution {f}
executioner {n} (the person who carries out the execution)  :: exécuteur des hautes œuvres {m}, bourreau {m}
executive {adj} /ɛɡˈzɛkjʊtɪv/ (designed for execution)  :: exécutif
executive {n} (branch of government responsible for enforcing laws and judicial decisions)  :: exécutif {m}
executive {n} (title of a chief officer or administrator)  :: cadre, gestionnaire, directeur, administrateur {m}
executive committee {n} (the cabinet of ministers for a city government)  :: comité exécutif {m}
exegesis {n} /ɛksɪˈdʒisɪs/ (formal written exposition or explanatory essay)  :: exégèse {f}
exegete {n} /ˈeksɪdʒiːt/ (a person skilled in exegesis)  :: exégète
exegetical {adj} (exegetic) SEE: exegetic  ::
exemplar {n} /ɛɡˈzɛm.plɑɹ/ (a handwritten manuscript)  :: exemple {f}
exemplary {adj} (good enough to serve as an example to others)  :: exemplaire
exemplary {adj} (ideal) SEE: ideal  ::
exemplary {adj} (perfect) SEE: perfect  ::
exemption {n} (act of exempting)  :: exemption {f}
exercise {n} /ˈɛk.sɚ.saɪz/ (any activity designed to develop or hone a skill or ability)  :: exercice {m}
exercise {n} (physical activity intended to improve strength and fitness)  :: exercice {m}
exercise {v} (to perform activities to develop skills)  :: exercer
exercise {v} (to set into action)  :: exercer
exercise {v} (to take action, enforce)  :: exercer
exercise bicycle {n} (exercise machine)  :: vélo stationnaire {m}, vélo d'appartement {m}, bicyclette stationnaire {f}
exercise book {n} (booklet for students)  :: cahier {m}, cahier d'exercices {m}
exert {v} (to put in vigorous action)  :: exercer
exertion {n} /əɡˈzɝʃən/ (the action of exerting)  :: effort {m}, dépense {f}
exessive {n} (exessive case) SEE: exessive case  ::
exfoliant {n} (an agent or substance used for the process of exfoliation)  :: exfoliant {m}
exfoliation {n} (the removal of a layer of skin, as in cosmetic preparation)  :: exfoliation {f}
exhale {v} /ɛksˈheɪl/ (breathe out (intransitive))  :: expirer
exhaust {n} (exhaust pipe) SEE: exhaust pipe  ::
exhaust {v} (to empty by drawing or letting out the contents)  :: épuiser
exhausted {adj} (in a state of exhaustion)  :: épuisé, à bout de forces
exhausting {adj} (Very tiring)  :: épuisant {m}, épuisante {f}
exhaustion {n} (point of complete depletion)  :: épuisement {m}
exhaustion {n} (supreme tiredness; having exhausted energy)  :: harassement {m}, épuisement {m}
exhaustive {adj} /ɛɡˈzɑ.stɪv/ (including every possible element)  :: exhaustif
exhaust pipe {n} (pipe that vents waste gases from the engine)  :: tuyau d'échappement {m}
exhibit {n} (public showing)  :: exposition {f}
exhibit {v} /ɛgˈzɪbɪt/ (display or show (something) for others to see)  :: exposer
exhibition {n} /ɛksɪˈbɪʃən/ (large scale public showing of objects or products)  :: exposition {f}
exhibitionism {n} (practice of displaying one's private bodily parts in public)  :: exhibitionnisme {m}
exhibitionism {n} (practice of drawing attention to oneself)  :: exhibitionnisme {m}
exhibitionist {n} (one who attempts by his behaviour to draw attention to himself)  :: poseur {m}, poseuse {f}, exhibitionniste {m} {f}
exhibitionist {n} (someone who exposes their genitalia in public)  :: exhibitionniste {m} {f}
exhilarate {v} (to bring new life to)  :: vivifier
exhilarating {adj} (refreshingly thrilling)  :: jubilatoire {m} {f}, grisant {m}
exhort {v} /ɨɡˈzʰɔɹt]/ (urge)  :: exhorter
exhortation {n} (Act or practice of exhorting)  :: exhortation {f}
exhumation {n} /ˌeks.hjuːˈmeɪ.ʃən/ (the act of digging up that which has been buried)  :: exhumation {f}
exhume {v} (To dig out of the ground; to take out of a place of burial; to disinter)  :: exhumer
ex-husband {n} (a former husband)  :: ex-mari {m}
exigent {adj} /ˈɛk.sɪ.dʒənt/  :: exigeant, urgent, pressant
exile {n} /ˈɛɡˌzaɪl/ (the state of being banished from one's home or country)  :: exil {m}
exile {n} (someone who is banished from one's home or country)  :: exilé
exine {n} (outer layer of a pollen grain or spore)  :: exine {f}
exist {v} /ɪɡˈzɪst/ (to be)  :: exister
existence {n} /ɛɡ.ˈzɪ.stɛnts/ (the state of being, existing, or occurring)  :: existence {f}
existent {adj} (existing; having life or being, current; occurring now)  :: existant
existential {adj}  :: existentiel {m}
existentialism {n} /ˌɛɡzɪˈstɛnʃəlɪzəm/ (philosophical movement)  :: existentialisme {m}
existentialist {n} (a person who adheres to the philosophy of existentialism)  :: existentialiste {m} {f}
existential quantifier {n} (operator used in predicate calculus)  :: quantificateur existentiel
existing {adj} (that exists)  :: existant
exit {n} (action of leaving)  :: sortie {f}
exit {n} /ˈɛɡzɪt/ (way out)  :: sortie {f}
exit {n} (passage from inside to outside)  :: sortie {f}
exit {n}  :: sortie {f}, issue {f}
exit {v} (go out)  :: sortir
exit poll {n} (poll taken of a sample of voters as they leave a voting station)  :: sondage sortie des urnes {m}
exobiology {n} (biology dealing with extraterrestrial lifeforms)  :: exobiologie {f}
exocarp {n} (outermost layer of the pericarp)  :: épicarpe {m}
exodus {n} (sudden departure)  :: exode {m}
Exodus {prop} (book of Torah and Old Testament)  :: Exode {m}
exogamous {adj} (of or relating to exogamy)  :: exogamique {m} {f}, exogame
exogeography {n} (physical structure outside a particular region; terrain)  :: exogéographie {f}, exo-géographie {f}
exogeography {n} (study of physical structure and inhabitants outside the Earth)  :: exogéographie {f}, exo-géographie {f}
exolingual {adj} (pertaining to a series of utterances between two people who do not speak the same language)  :: exolingue
exonym {n} (a name given to a group or category of people or historical persons by a secondary person or persons other than the people it refers to)  :: exonyme {m}
exophthalmos {n} (abnormal protrusion of the eyeball)  :: exophtalmie {f}, proptose {m}
exoplanet {n} (planet outside Earth's solar system)  :: exoplanète
exoplanetology {n} (study of exoplanets)  :: exoplanétologie {f}
exorbitant {adj} /ɪgˈzɔːbɪtənt/ (exceeding proper limits)  :: exorbitant
exorcise {v} (To drive out an evil spirit from a person, place or thing, especially by an incantation or prayer)  :: exorciser
exorcism {n} (ritual driving out of evil spirits)  :: exorcisme {m}
exorcist {n} (a person who practices exorcism)  :: exorciste {m} {f}
exorcize {v} (exorcise) SEE: exorcise  ::
exoskeletal {adj} (Of, or pertaining to an exoskeleton)  :: exosquelettique {m} {f}
exoskeleton {n} (hard outer structure)  :: exosquelette {m}
exosphere {n} (the uppermost layer of a planet's atmosphere)  :: exosphère {f}
exoteric {adj} /ˌɛksoˈtɛrɪk/  :: exotérique
exotic {adj} /ɪɡˈzɑtɪk/  :: exotique {m} {f}
exotic atom {n} (irregular subatomic particle)  :: atome exotique {m}
exotoxin {n} (any toxin secreted by a microorganism into surrounding environment)  :: exotoxine {f}
expand {v} /ɛkˈspænd/ ((transitive) to change from a smaller form/size to a larger one)  :: agrandir
expand {v}  :: élaborer, (s')éteindre
expand {v} ((intransitive) to speak or write at length or in detail)  :: élaborer
expansion {n} (act of expanding)  :: expansion {f}
expat {n} /ˈɛksˌpæt/ (An expatriate)  :: expat {m} {f}
expatiate {v} /ɛkˈspeɪʃɪeɪt/  :: parler longuement, appesentir sur quelque chose
expatriate {n} /ɛksˈpeɪ.tɹi.ɪt/ (person living outside own country)  :: expatrié {m}, expatriée {f}
expect {v}  :: attendre
expect {v} /ɛkˈspɛkt/ (To believe to be about to occur)  :: attendre
expectancy {n} (expectation or anticipation; the state of expecting something)  :: attente {f}, espérance {f}, expectative {f}
expectation {n} /ɛkspɛkˈteɪʃən/ (act or state of expecting)  :: attente
expectation {n} (that which is expected or looked for)  :: attente
expected {adj} /ɪksˈpɛktɪd/ (anticipated; thought to be about to arrive or occur)  :: attendu
expectorate {v} /ɪkˈspɛktəreɪt/ (to cough up fluid from the lungs)  :: expectorer
expectorate {v} (spit) SEE: spit  ::
expectoration {n} (that which is expectorated)  :: expectoration {f}
expectoration {n} (the act)  :: expectoration {f}
expediency {n} /ɛk.ˈspiː.dɪ.ən.si/ (quality of being fit or suitable to effect some desired end)  :: efficacité {f}, opportunisme {m},
expedition {n} /ɛkspəˈdɪʃən/ (An important enterprise, implying a change of place)  :: expédition {f}
expel {v} (to deport)  :: déporter, expulser
expel {v} (to eject)  :: expulser
expel {v} (to remove from membership)  :: expulser
expenditure {n} (act of expending)  :: dépense {f}
expenditure {n} (amount expended)  :: dépense {f}
expense {n} (a spending or consuming; disbursement; expenditure)  :: dépense {f}
expensive {adj} /ɪkˈspɛnsɪv/ (having a high price or cost)  :: cher {m}, chère {f}, coûteux {m}, coûteuse {f}
experience {n} (activity which one has performed)  :: expérience {f}
experience {n} (collection of events and/or activities from which an individual or group may gather knowledge)  :: expérience {f}
experience {n} /ɪkˈspɪə.ɹi.ɛns/ (event(s) of which one is cognizant)  :: expérience {f}
experience {n} (the knowledge thus gathered)  :: expérience {f}
experience {v} (to observe or undergo)  :: éprouver
experienced {adj} (having experience)  :: expérimenté
experience points {n} (set of points accumulated by a player character)  :: point d'expérience {m}
experiential {adj} /ɪkˌspɪriˈɛnʃəl/ (of, related to, encountered in, or derived from experience)  :: expérientiel {m}, expérienciel {m}
experiment {n} /ɪkˈsper.ɪ.mənt/ (test under controlled conditions)  :: expérience {f}
experiment {v} (to conduct an experiment)  :: expérimenter
experimentally {adv} (in the manner of an experiment)  :: expérimentalement
experimenter {n} (person who experiments)  :: expérimentateur {m}, expérimentatrice {f}
expert {n} (person with extensive knowledge or ability)  :: expert {m}
expertise {n} (advice or opinion of an expert)  :: expertise {f}
expertise {n} /ˌɛkspɚˈtis/ (great skill or knowledge)  :: compétence {f}, expertise {f}
expiration {n} (act of expiring)  :: expiration {f}
expiration {n} (act or process of breathing out, or forcing air from the lungs through the nose or mouth; as, respiration consists of inspiration and expiration)  :: expiration {f}
expiration {n} (coming to a close; cessation; extinction; termination; end)  :: expiration {f}
expiration {n} (emission of volatile matter; exhalation)  :: expiration {f}
expire {v} (become invalid)  :: expirer
expire {v} /ɛk'spaɪ.ər/ (die) SEE: die  ::
expire {v} (exhale) SEE: exhale  ::
expired {adj} (dead) SEE: dead  ::
expired {adj} (that is no longer valid)  :: expiré
expiry {n} (death) SEE: death  ::
expiry {n} (end, termination)  :: expiration {f}
explain {v} (excuse)  :: justifier
explain {v} /ɪkˈspleɪ̯n/ (report)  :: expliquer
explainable {adj} (explicable) SEE: explicable  ::
explanation {n} /ˌɛkspləˈneɪʃən/  :: explication {f}
expletive {adj} /ˈɛksplətɪv/  :: explétif
expletive {n}  :: explétif {m}
expletive {n} (profane, vulgar term)  :: juron {m}
explicable {adj} /ɪkˈsplɪkəbəl/ (able to be explained)  :: explicable
explicitly {adv} (in an explicit manner)  :: explicitement
explode {v} /ɪkˈsploʊd/ (to explode (intransitive))  :: détoner, exploser
exploit {n} (computing security)  :: exploit {m}
exploit {n} /ˈɛksplɔɪt/ (heroic or extraordinary deed)  :: exploit {m}
exploit {v} (use for one’s advantage)  :: exploiter
exploitation {n} (act)  :: exploitation {f}
exploitation film {n} (A film that relies on lurid subject matter for its appeal.)  :: film d'exploitation {m}
exploiter {n} (one who exploits)  :: exploiteur {m}, exploiteuse {f}
exploration {n} (act of exploring)  :: exploration {f}
exploration {n}  :: exploration {f}
explore {v} /ɪkˈsplɔːɹ/ (to examine or investigate something systematically)  :: explorer
explore {v} (to (seek) experience first hand)  :: explorer
explore {v} (to travel somewhere in search of discovery)  :: explorer
explorer {n} (any of various tools in dentistry)  :: sonde {f}
explorer {n} (person who by expedition seeks new information)  :: explorateur {m}, exploratrice {f}
explorer {n} (person who explores)  :: explorateur {m}, exploratrice {f}
explosion {n} /ɛkˈsploʊ.ʒən/ (violent release of energy)  :: explosion {f}
explosive {adj} (with the capability to, or likely to, explode)  :: explosif
explosive {n} (explosive substance)  :: explosif {m}
exponent {n} (One who expounds, represents or advocates)  :: exposant {m}
exponent {n} (Template:qualifier, see also: in mathematics)  :: exposant {m}
exponential {adj} /ˌɛk.spoʊ.ˈnɛn.tʃəl/  :: exponentiel
exponential function {n} (function in which an independent variable is in the form of an exponent)  :: fonction exponentielle {f}
exponential growth {n} (growth proportional to value)  :: croissance exponentielle {f}
exponentiation {n} (process)  :: exponentiation {f}
export {v} (computing: send (data) from one program to another)  :: exporter
export {v} /ˈɛkspɔɹt/ (to sell (goods) to a foreign country)  :: exporter
export {v} (to cause to spread in another part of the world)  :: exporter
exporter {n} (person who or organization that exports)  :: exportateur {m}
exposé {n} /ˌɛkspoʊˈzeɪ/ (publication)  :: révélations {f-p}
expose {v} (to subject photographic film to light thus ruining it or taking a picture if controlled)  :: exposer
expose {v} (to uncover, make visible, bring to daylight, introduce to)  :: exposer
exposed beam {n}  :: poutre apparente {f}
exposition {n} /ɛkspəʊˈzɪʃən/ (action of putting something out to public view)  :: exposition {f}
exposure {n} (gardening)  :: exposition {f}
exposure {n} /ɪkˈspoʊʒɚ/ (condition)  :: exposition {f}
exposure meter {n} (an instrument used in photography)  :: posemètre {m}
expound {v} /ɪkˈspaʊnd/ (expose)  :: exposer
express {v} /ɛk.spɹɛs/ (to convey meaning)  :: exprimer
express {v} (to excrete or cause to excrete)  :: exprimer
expressible {adj} (able to be expressed)  :: exprimable
expression {n} (colloquialism or idiom)  :: expression {f}
expression {n} ((computing) a piece of code in a high-level language that returns a value)  :: expression {f}
expression {n} (facial appearance)  :: expression {f}
expression {n} /ɪkˈspɹɛʃ.ən/ (particular way of phrasing an idea)  :: expression {f}
expression {n} (mathematics: arrangement of symbols)  :: expression {f}
expressionism {n} (movement in the arts)  :: expressionnisme {m}
expressive {adj} (effectively conveying feeling)  :: expressif {m}
expressively {adv} (in expressive manner)  :: expressivement
expressway {n} (freeway) SEE: freeway  ::
expressway {n} (US: divided highway)  :: autoroute {f}
expropriate {v} (to deprive a person of their property)  :: exproprier
expropriation {n} (act of expropriating)  :: expropriation {f}
expulsion {n} (the act of expelling or the state of being expelled)  :: expulsion {f}
expunge {v} /ɛks.ˈpʌndʒ/ (to erase or strike out)  :: éffacer
expunge {v} (to eliminate)  :: éliminer
expurgate {v} /ˈɛks.pɚ.ɡeɪt/ (to cleanse, to purge)  :: expurger
exquisite {adj} /ɪkˈskwɪzɪt/ (especially fine)  :: exquis
exquisite {n} (fop, dandy) SEE: fop  ::
exsanguine {adj} (Lacking blood)  :: exsangue {m} {f}
extant {adj} /ɛkˈstænt/ (still in existence)  :: existant
extend {v} /ɛkˈstɛnd/ (to cause to last for a longer period of time)  :: prolonger
extension {n} (computing: file extension)  :: extension
extension {n} (computing: optional software component)  :: extension
extension {n} /ɪkˈstɛnʃən/ (act of extending or the state of being extended)  :: extension {f}
extension cord {n} (an electrical cord)  :: prolongateur {m}
extensive {adj} /ɛksˈtɛn.sɪv/ (wide)  :: étendu
extensively {adv} (to a great extent)  :: largement
extent {n}  :: étendue, {f}
extent {n} (space, area, volume to which something extends)  :: mesure {f}
extenuating circumstance {n} (fact that mitigates a crime)  :: circonstance atténuante
exterior {adj} (being from outside a country) SEE: foreign  ::
exterior {adj} (external) SEE: external  ::
exterior {adj} (outer) SEE: outer  ::
exterminate {v}  :: exterminer, anéantir
exterminate {v} /ɪkˈstɝ.mɪ.neɪt/ (to kill all of a population)  :: exterminer
extermination camp {n} (facility built by the Nazis) SEE: death camp  ::
external {adj} (outside of something)  :: externe
externalization {n} (physical thing that typifies an abstract thing)  :: externalisation
extinct {adj} /ɪkˈstɪŋkt/ (extinguished, no longer alight (of fire, candles etc.))  :: éteint
extinction {n} (the action of making or becoming extinct)  :: extinction {f}
extinct language {n} (dead language) SEE: dead language  ::
extinguish {v} /ɪkˈstɪŋ.ɡwɪʃ/ (to put out, as in fire; to end burning; to quench)  :: éteindre
extirpate {v} /ˈɛkstɝːpeɪt/ (to pull up by the roots)  :: déraciner, extirper
extirpate {v} (to destroy completely)  :: extirper, annihiler
extirpate {v} (to surgically remove)  :: extirper
extol {v} (to praise; to make high)  :: louer, faire l'éloge de
extort {v} (to wrest from an unwilling person by undue or illegal exercise of power or ingenuity)  :: extorquer
extortion {n} /ɪkˈstɔːrʃn/ (the practice of extorting money or other property)  :: extorsion {f}
extortioner {n} (someone who extorts) SEE: extortionist  ::
extortionist {n} (someone who extorts)  :: extorqueur {m}, extorqueuse {f}
extra {adv} /ˈɛkstɹə/ (to an extraordinary degree)  :: particulièrement
extra {n} (extra edition of a newspaper)  :: hors-série {m}
extra {n} (person in a play or movie with a minimal part) SEE: walk-on  ::
extra- {prefix} (outside, beyond)  :: extra-
extract {n} /ˈɛkstrækt/ (essence supposed to form the basis of all vegetable extracts) SEE: extractive principle  ::
extract {v} (to draw out)  :: extraire
extract {v} (to withdraw in process)  :: extraire
extraction {n} (extract obtained from a mixture or from a plant etc) SEE: extract  ::
extraction {n} (one's origin, lineage or ancestry)  :: extraction
extraction {n} (removal of a tooth from its socket)  :: extraction
extractor hood {n} (kitchen device)  :: hotte aspirante {f}
extracurricular {adj} (Outside of the normal curriculum of an educational establishment)  :: parascolaire
extradite {v} /ˈekstrədait/ (to remove a person from one state to another by legal process)  :: extrader
extradition {n} (a formal process by which a criminal suspect is handed over to another government)  :: extradition {f}
extragalactic {adj} (originating outside of a galaxy)  :: extragalactique {m} {f}
extragalactic {adj} (originating outside of the Milky Way)  :: extragalactique {m} {f}
extrajudicial {adj} (carried out without legal authority)  :: extrajudiciaire
extramarital {adj} (taking place outside marriage)  :: en dehors du mariage
extra-natural {adj} (supernatural) SEE: supernatural  ::
extraneous {adj} /ɪkˈstreɪ.ni.əs/ (not belonging to, or dependent upon, a thing)  :: étranger
extraordinarily {adv} (in an extraordinary manner)  :: extraordinairement
extraordinary {adj} /ɪksˈtrɔː(r)dɪˌnərɪ/ (not ordinary)  :: extraordinaire
extraplanetary {adj} (extraterrestrial)  :: extraplanétaire {m} {f}, extra-planétaire {m} {f}
extraplanetary {adj} (originating or located outside of a planet)  :: extraplanétaire {m} {f}, extra-planétaire {m} {f}
extrapolate {v} /ɛkˈstræp.ə.leɪt/ (to infer by extending known information)  :: extrapoler
extrapolate {v} (to estimate the value of a variable outside a known range)  :: extrapoler
extrapolation {n} (calculation of an estimate)  :: extrapolation {f}
extrapulmonary {adj} (beyond or outside the lungs)  :: extrapulmonaire
extrasensory {adj} /ˌɛkstrəˈsɛnsəri/ (of or relating to extrasensory perception)  :: extrasensoriel
extrasensory perception {n} /ˌɛkstrəˈsɛnsəri pəˈsɛpʃən/ (supposed ability to obtain information without the use of normal sensory channels)  :: perceptions extra-sensorielles {f-p}, PES
extrasolar {adj} (originating in a solar system other than ours)  :: extra-solaire {m} {f}, extrasolaire {m} {f}
extrasolar {adj} (originating outside the Solar System)  :: extra-solaire {m} {f}, extrasolaire {m} {f}
extraterrestrial {adj} /ˌɛkstrətɚˈɛstriəl/ (originating from outside of the Earth)  :: extraterrestre
extraterrestrial {n} (being originating from outside of the Earth)  :: extraterrestre {m} {f}
extra time {n} (an additional period played at the end some games of football)  :: prolongation {f}
extravagant {adj} (exceeding the bounds of something)  :: extravagant
extravasate {v} /ɪkˈstrævəˌseɪt/ (to flow from a vessel)  :: extravaser
extravehicular activity {n} (work outside of spacecraft)  :: activité extravéhiculaire {f}, AEV {f}, EVA {f}, sortie extravéhiculaire {f}
Extremaduran {prop} (the language of Extremadura)  :: estrémaduran {m}, extrémaduran {m}
extreme {adj} (archaic: ultimate, final or last)  :: extrême {m} {f}
extreme {adj} (drastic, or of great severity)  :: extrême {m} {f}
extreme {adj} (excessive, or far beyond the norm)  :: extrême {m} {f}, excessif {m}, excessive {f}
extreme {adj} (in the greatest or highest degree; intense)  :: extrême
extreme {adj} /ɪkˈstɹiːm/ (of a place, the most remote, farthest or outermost)  :: extrême {m} {f}
extreme {adj} (of sports, difficult or dangerous; performed in a hazardous environment)  :: extrême {m} {f}
extreme {n} (drastic expedient)  :: extrême {m}
extreme {n} (each of the things at opposite ends of a range or scale)  :: extrême {m}
extreme {n} (greatest or utmost point, degree or condition)  :: extrême {m}
extremely {adv} /ɪksˈtriːmli/ (to an extreme degree)  :: extrêmement, vachement (slang)
extreme sport {n} (sport)  :: sport extrême {m}
extreme unction {n} /ɛk.striːm.ʌŋkʃən/ (sacrament)  :: extrême-onction {f}
extremism {n} (extreme ideas or actions)  :: extrémisme {m}
extremist {n} (a person who holds extreme views)  :: extrémiste {m}
extremity {n} (hand or foot)  :: extrémité {f}
extremity {n} /ɪkˈstrɛmɪti/ (furthest point)  :: extrémité {f}
extremity {n} (limb) SEE: limb  ::
extremophile {n} (organism that lives under extreme conditions)  :: extrêmophile
extrovert {adj} (one who is outgoing, sociable)  :: extraverti
extroverted {adj} (possessing the characteristic property of an extrovert)  :: extraverti
extruder {n} (machine for extruding)  :: extrudeuse {f}
extrusion {n} (manufacturing process)  :: extrusion {f}
extrusive {adj} (jutting out or extruding)  :: extrusif
extubate {v}  :: extuber
exuberant {adj} /ɪɡˈzuːbəɹənt/ (abundant, luxuriant, profuse, superabundant)  :: exubérant {m}, exubérante {f}
exude {v} /ɪɡˈzud/ (to give out)  :: exsuder
exult {v} /ɪɡˈzʌlt/ (rejoice)  :: exulter
exultation {n} (lively joy at success or victory)  :: exultation {f}
ex-wife {n} (a former husband)  :: ex-femme {f}
Eyak {prop} /ˈijæk/ (language)  :: eyak
eye {n} /aɪ/ (organ)  :: œil {m}
eye {n} (hole in needle)  :: chas {m}, trou {m}
eye {n} (mark on an animal resembling an eye)  :: œil {m}
eye {n} (of a hurricane)  :: œil {m}
eye {n} (of a potato)  :: œil {m}
eye {v}  :: examiner
eyeball {n} (ball of the eye)  :: globe oculaire {m}
eyebright {n} (any of the flowering plants of the genus Euphrasia)  :: euphraise {f}
eyebrow {n} /ˈaɪˌbɹaʊ/ ( hair that grows over the bone ridge above the eye socket)  :: sourcil {m}
eyebrow pencil {n} (makeup used to define or draw on the eyebrows)  :: crayon à sourcils {m}
eye contact {n} (action of looking at another human or animal in the eye)  :: contact visuel {m}
eyedrop {n} (eye medicine)  :: gouttes oculaires {f-p}
eye for an eye {n} (compensation for an injury)  :: œil pour œil, dent pour dent
eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth {proverb} (compensation for an injury)  :: œil pour œil, dent pour dent
eyeglass {n} (a monocle)  :: monocle {m}
eyeglass {n} (eyepiece) SEE: eyepiece  ::
eyeglasses {n} (spectacles) SEE: spectacles  ::
eyehole {n} (eye socket) SEE: eye socket  ::
eyelash {n} (hair growing on the edge of an eyelid)  :: cil {m}
eyelet {n} /ˈaɪ.lət/ (A small hole to receive a cord or fastener)  :: œillet {m}
eyelid {n} /ˈaɪlɪd/ ((anatomy) A thin skin membrane that covers and moves over an eye)  :: paupière {f}
eyeliner {n} (makeup)  :: [France] eyeliner, ligneur {m}, [Québec] pinceau-traceur
eye MD {n} (ophtalmologist) SEE: eye doctor  ::
eye patch {n} (cloth patch worn in front of one eye)  :: cache-œil {m}
eyepiece {n} (lens or combination of lens)  :: oculaire {m}
eye shadow {n} (makeup below the eye)  :: ombre à paupières {f}
eyesight {n} (faculty of sight)  :: vue {f}
eye socket {n} (socket of eye)  :: orbite {f}, cavité oculaire {f}, orbite crânienne {f}, orbite de l'œil {f}
eyes-only {adj} (only in writing, not in speech)  :: classé
eye test {n} (test of vision)  :: examen de la vue {m}
eye tooth {n} (canine tooth) SEE: canine tooth  ::
eyewall {n} (ring of towering thunderstorms of a cyclone)  :: mur de l'œil {m}
eyewitness {n} (person who has seen and testify about an event)  :: témoin oculaire {m}
eyot {n} /aɪət/ (A little island, especially in a river or lake)  :: îlot {m}
eyrie {n}  :: aire {f}
eyrie {n} /ˈɛɹi/ (bird of prey's nest)  :: nid d'aigle {m}
Ezekiel {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Ézéchiel
Ezra {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Esdras
éminence grise {n} (a secret or unofficial decision-maker; the power behind the throne, see also: power broker)  :: éminence grise {f}