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ideal

  
      n   idéal    m     
→ pursuing his ideals of justice and human rights        
→ She's committed to liberal ideals.        
→ the Japanese ideal of female beauty        
→ In Ancient Greece an oval face was the ideal of female beauty.        
→ Throughout his career she remained his feminine ideal.        
      adj  
   [person, couple]   idéal (e)     
→ She may hardly be an ideal companion for young children.        
→ The problems in their relationship shocked me because they had always seemed the ideal couple.        
the ideal person to do sth      la personne idéale pour faire qch  
→ I was the ideal person to take over the job.        
   [world, society]   idéal (e)     
→ In an ideal world, there would be no such thing as rubbish.        
→ Their ideal society collapsed around them.        
   (=perfect)   idéal (e)     
ideal for sth      idéal (e)   pour qch  
The conditions were ideal for racing.      les conditions de course étaient idéales  
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
See also:

idea, ideally, idealism, idealise

ideal n.
idéal

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
n.
gaz parfait
[Med.]
n.
idéal du moi
[Med.]
exp.
idéal pour qch
exp.
idéal pour tous ceux qui apprennent ...
exp.
idéal pour tous les apprenants en ...
exp.
la personne idéale pour faire qch
exp.
les conditions de course étaient idéales
exp.
des idéaux élevés
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'ideal' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
n. adj.
ideal
adj.
ideal
adj.
ideal
n.
ideals
n.
ideal opportunity
exp.
an ideal excuse
n.
Ideal Home Exhibition
[Bus.]
nm.
International Ideal Home Exhibition
exp.
the ideal thing would be to ...
adv.
in an ideal position ; at the best location ; at the best place
Pour observer un évènement, un spectacle.
"ideal": examples and translations in context
Without cohesion, the European ideal will be lost and will fail. Faute de cohésion, l'idéal européen est perdu et voué à l'échec.
The dark wash used has a wash down textured look and is ideal for day or night. Le délavé foncé utilisé présente un aspect texturé, idéal le jour comme le soir.
This versatile, natural-bristled brush is the ideal partner to all eye shadows. Ce pinceau naturel est le partenaire idéal pour toutes les ombres à paupières.
3 Pouches of InstaFire, an ideal source of fuel and an optimal fire starter: 3 pochettes d'InstaFire, source idéale de carburant et excellent allume-feu :
I feel that this is ideal, because everyone would gain from it. Je pense que c'est l'idéal, parce que tout le monde y gagnerait.
In the emperor' s ideal world this is the way it works. Voilà comment fonctionne le monde parfait de l'empereur.
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