craindre translation | French-English dictionary

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craindre

  

      vt  
   (=avoir peur de)   to fear, to be afraid of  
Tu n'as rien à craindre.      You've got nothing to fear., You've got nothing to be afraid of.  
craindre de faire      to be afraid of doing  
craindre que      to be afraid (that)  
Je crains qu'il vienne.      I'm afraid he might come.  
Je crains qu'il ne vienne.      I'm afraid he might come.  
   (=être sensible à)  
  [+chaleur, froid]  
to be easily damaged by
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
craindre v.
be afraid

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
exp.
to be afraid (that)
v.
raise concern, make fear, cause to fear, cause fear, raise the spectre,
v.
fear the worst
exp.
to be afraid of doing
exp.
to raise fears of sthg
vi.
fear the worst
exp.
You've got nothing to be afraid of.
exp.
You've got nothing to fear.
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'craindre' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
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craindre
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craindre pour
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craindre qn
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craindre qch
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craindre qch
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craindre que ...
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craindre qch/qn
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craindre pour qch
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craindre des représailles
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craindre pour sa vie
"craindre": examples and translations in context
Ceux qui n'ont rien à cacher n'ont rien à craindre. Those who have nothing to hide have nothing to fear.
Nous ne devons pas craindre cette évolution. We should not have any fears in this respect.
Ils croient que les travailleurs canadiens devraient craindre l'économie mondiale. They believe that the global economy is something Canadian workers should fear.
C'est à saluer et non à craindre, comme semble le penser M. Bonde. That is to be welcomed, not feared as Mr Bonde seems to think.
Je crois qu'aucun de nous ne doit craindre cette proposition. It is my belief that none of us needs to fear this draft.
Ce sont eux qui devraient peut-être craindre les coupes de ce gouvernement. They are the ones who probably should be worried about this government's cuts.
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