vite translation | French-English dictionary

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vite

  

      adv  
   (=rapidement)   quickly, fast  
Il roule trop vite.      He drives too fast.  
Prenons la voiture, ça ira plus vite.      Let's take the car, it'll be quicker.  
le temps passe vite      time flies  
   (=sans délai)   quickly, quick  
viens vite      come quickly, come quick  
Vite, ils arrivent!      Quick, they're coming!  
   (=dans peu de temps)   soon  
Ce sera vite fini.      It'll soon be finished.  
Il va vite oublier.      He'll soon forget.  
Il a vite compris.      He soon understood.  
   faire vite      (=agir rapidement)   to act fast  
   (=se dépêcher)   to be quick  
Je peux aller dire au revoir à Claire? - Oui, mais fais vite!      Can I go and say goodbye to Claire? - Yes, but be quick!  


va-vite  
      nf  
à la va-vite      in a rush  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

vitre, vit, vie, vitrer

Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
adv.
fast ; faster
adj.
fast
exp.
very fast, very rapidly
exp.
Come back soon!
exp.
to act fast
exp.
come quickly
exp.
to be quick
exp.
it soon adds up
adj.
see you soon
nouvelle expression idiomatique pour remplacer "à bientôt", un peu familier/branché
adv.
as quickly as possible
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'vite' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
adv.
vite
exp.
Fais vite!
adv.
si vite
v.
apprendre vite
exp.
apprendre vite
exp.
comprendre vite
v.
appris vite
past part.
appris vite
v.
apprendre vite
pr. part
apprenant vite
"vite": examples and translations in context
Est-ce pour permettre aux ministres de fuir plus vite? Is it so that the ministers can make a faster getaway?
Plus on essaie d'aller vite, moins on veut entendre parler de certains aspects. The faster we go, the less the government wants to hear about certain aspects.
Il nous faut une révolution de la participation, et vite. We need a participation revolution, and we need it fast.
(rires) « Imagine-toi courir plus vite que les chèvres dont tu as la garde. » (Laughter) "Imagine you run faster than those goats you are looking after."
Ce système sauverait des vies et ralentirait les trains qui vont trop vite. That will save lives and put the brakes on these trains that go too fast.
Mme Libby Davies (Vancouver-Est, NPD): Monsieur le Président, je parlerai vite. Ms. Libby Davies (Vancouver East, NDP): Mr. Speaker, I will speak very quickly.
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