élan translation | French-English dictionary

Collins

élan

  

      nm  
   (=animal)   elk, moose
     (SPORT, avant le saut)   run-up  
prendre son élan      to take a run-up  
prendre de l'élan      to gather speed  
     (fig)  
[+véhicule, entreprise]  
momentum  
perdre son élan      to lose one's momentum  
un élan de tendresse      a surge of tenderness  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
n.
moose ; run-up
n.
1) moose (m), 2) run-up (m)
n.
life force
n.
creative drive
n.
patriotic fervour
n.
revolutionary fervour
n.
vital impulse
[Med.]
n.
lyrical outburst
n.
fit of love
n.
burst of emotion
nm.
momentum of solidarity
n.
moment of generosity
n.
surge of brotherly feeling
n.
fit of anger
n.
surge of affection
n.
moment of fraternity
n.
burst of enthusiasm
n.
jump path
n.
standing jump
exp.
to lose one's momentum
nf.
run up
exp.
to take a run-up
exp.
to gather speed
***
'élan' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
n.
élan
n.
élan
n.
élan
n.
élan
n.
élan
[Bus.]
n.
tiret ; élan
[Bus.]
n.
saut avec élan
See how “élan” is translated from French to English with more examples in context

head

Reverso Community

  • Create your own vocabulary list
  • Contribute to the Collaborative Dictionary
  • Improve and share your linguistic knowledge
Advertising
"Collins English French Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2005"
Results in context use the software and data from Tradooit
Advertising