plot of land translation | English-French dictionary

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n.
lopin de terre
n.
parcelle de terre
n.
parcelle
[Bus.]
n.
gazon
n.
intrigue d'un film
n.
intrigue du film
n.
intrigue
n.
intrigue du film
n.
intrigue d'un film
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plot

  
      n   (=conspiracy)   complot    m     
a plot against the president      un complot contre le président  
→ He was responding to reports of an assassination plot against him.        
a plot to do sth      un complot visant à faire qch  
a plot to overthrow the government      un complot visant à renverser le gouvernement  
   [+story, play]   intrigue    f     
→ The film had a good plot but the acting was weak.        
→ The plot was too complicated. I just couldn't follow.        
to have lost the plot      *  
[person, organization, team]  
avoir perdu le fil  
→ I miss an easy ball in practice. I lost the plot ...        
→ the normally assured, combative and confident Mr Prescott lost the plot and stared in silence, open-mouthed at Sir Michael.        
→ Labour appears to have lost the plot        
   (=piece of land)   terrain    m     
→ They've bought a plot and are going to build a house on it.        
→ The sign read "Plot for sale".        
→ There's a plot at the bottom of the garden where we grow just fruit.        
a vegetable plot      un carré de légumes  
→ vegetable plots        
      vt  
   (=conspire)   comploter  
→ The military were plotting a coup.        
→ Reports revealed that the government was plotting an invasion of neighbouring territories.        
to plot to do sth      comploter de faire qch  
They were plotting to kill him.      Ils complotaient de le tuer.  
→ they are plotting to destroy him        
   (=plan carefully)   planifier  
→ She plotted her career for the next five years.        
→ Yesterday's meeting was intended to plot a survival strategy for the party.        
   (=mark out)  
[course, position]  
déterminer  
→ We were trying to plot the course of the submarine.        
→ Officers were plotting the aircraft's exact position.        
[point]   reporter  
to plot points on a graph      reporter des points sur un graphique  
→ We make the calculation in the usual way, then plot about eight points on the graph.        
      vi   comploter  
to plot against      comploter contre  
→ They are awaiting trial on charges of plotting against the state.        


sub-plot   , subplot  
      n   [+play, film, novel]   intrigue    f   secondaire  
→ ... a fascinating sub-plot to the main drama.        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
See also:

plot line, PLO, pilot, pot

"plot of land": examples and translations in context
Made me wonder just how much a plot of land like that would cost in L.A. Je me suis demandée combien valait un terrain pareil à Los Angeles.
SGBD+ bought this plot of land from Barbara's aunt. This one from her cousin. La SGBD machin a acheté ce terrain-là à la tante de Barbara, et celui-là à son cousin.
Well... There's a plot of land near Camilluccia. Voilà. ll y a un terrain vers Camilluccia.
You own that plot of land across the way? Il est à vous le terrain de l'autre coté de la route?
However, say someone owns a plot of land and on that land is some acreage of trees. Cependant, supposons que quelqu'un est propriétaire d'un terrain où se trouvent des arbres.
This is not a small plot of land on which to grow turnips and onions. Ce n'est pas une parcelle de terrain sur laquelle poussent navets et oignons.
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