sont translation | French-English dictionary

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sont

  

      vb  
    être  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

son, sot, sonate, sonnet

Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
exp.
they're
exp.
they are
adv.
who are they
exp.
they are unanimous
adv.
are they part of it?
exp.
1. they liked each other 2. they enjoyed
1. = se plaire l'un l'autre 2. se plaire ensemble à un endroit
adv.
who are they?
adv.
they are sure
exp.
they kept silent ; they remained silent
exp.
the dice are loaded ; something is fishy
Les dés sont truqués ; Il y a une tromperie quelque part.
exp.
There are several of them.
adv.
times are hard
adv.
they are sure
exp.
that's my business
adv.
it is all nonsense
adv.
the tables are turned
exp.
the game is up ; the chips are down ; the goose is cooked ; the jig is up
[Fam.] expression idiomatique
exp.
the goose is cooked (fig) ; it's all over
[Fig.] Les carottes sont cuites pour Pierre - sa mère a découvert de l'alcool dans sa chambre. Pierre's mom discovered alcohol in his room - his goose is cooked.
exp.
it's all up
exp.
the results are in
exp.
no pets allowed
adv.
appearances are deceptive
adv.
charges are dropped
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'sont' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
exp.
ce sont ...
pron.
ils sont
pron.
nous sont
pron.
vous sont
v.
sont en suspens
adv.
ils/elles sont fous ?
exp.
les nouvelles sont tombées
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