gentil translation | French-English dictionary

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gentil

, le  
      adj  
   (=prévenant)  
[geste, pensée, personne]  
kind  
C'était très gentil de votre part.      It was very kind of you.  
C'est très gentil à vous.      It's very kind of you.  
   (=sage)  
[enfant]  
good
   (=agréable)  
[voisins, endroit]  
nice  
Nos voisins sont très gentils.      Our neighbours are very nice.  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
n.
kind person ; gentile
adj.
kind
exp.
as nice as it is possible to be
adj.
kind of him/her
adj.
kind of you
exp.
to be nice to sb
adj.
kind of them
adj.
kind of us
adj.
very kind
v.
be as nice as pie
v.
look kind
adv.
how nice
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'gentil' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
adj.
gentil
adj.
gentil
adj.
si gentil
adj.
plus gentil
adj.
gentil de ma part
adj.
gentil de sa part
adj.
gentil de ma part
adj.
gentil de sa part
adj.
gentil de sa part
exp.
être gentil avec qn
"gentil": examples and translations in context
Il y a une très bonne ambiance et tout le monde est gentil. There is a really good atmosphere and everybody is nice.
15:12 Il ne s'agit pas d'un beau geste gentil. 15:12 So, this is not something pretty and nice to do.
C'était gentil de la part du premier ministre Bouchard, mais cela montre où sont ses priorités. That was very nice of Premier Bouchard, but it shows where his priorities lie.
Je ne suis pas comme cette personne, je suis gentil. Je suis normal. Oh my goodness. I am not that person. I am nice.
Il s'appelle David, et il est vraiment tres gentil. His name is David ... and he's really, really nice.
Ce jeune homme du New Jersey, gentil et intelligent, venait de se suicider. This kind, intelligent young man from New Jersey had just committed suicide.
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