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French-English translation for: faire
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English-French Dictionary: faire

faire qc.
to do sth.
to make sth.
pour faire qc.
in order to do sth.
(faire) frire qc.
to fry sth.
to deep-fry sth.
(faire) vibrer qc.
to vibrate sth.
bien faire
to do the right thing
compter faire qc.
to intend doing sth.
compter faire qc. [projeter]
to intend to do sth.
daigner faire qc.
to deign to do sth.
to condescend to do sth. [deign]
entendre faire qc.
to intend doing sth.
faillir faire qc.
to almost / nearly do sth.
faire appel [contester un jugement]
to appeal [contest a judgement]dr.
faire attendre qn.
to keep sb. waiting
faire attention
to watch out
to take care
to be careful
to pay attention
faire avancer qc.
to further sth. [career, plan]
to advance sth. [clock, tape, film]
faire avorter qn.
to carry out an abortion on sb.méd.
faire boire qc.
to water sth. [animal]
faire bouillir qc.
to boil sth.
faire capoter qc. [fam.] [plans, etc.]
to mess sth. up [coll.] [plans etc.]
faire chanter qn.
to blackmail sb.
faire chier qn. [fam.]
to get up sb.'s nose [coll.]
faire chier qn. [vulg.]
to piss sb. off [vulg.]
faire circuler qc.
to circulate sth.
faire connaître qc.
to make sth. known
faire couler qc.
to run sth. [tap, faucet, water in the tub]
faire cuire qc.
to boil sth. [potatoes, vegetables, eggs]cuis.
faire dorer qc.
to brown sth.cuis.
faire échouer qc.
to frustrate sth. [thwart]
faire éclore
to hatch
to spawn
faire entrer qn.
to ask sb. in
faire feu
to fire [with a gun]
faire gaffe [fam.]
to watch out [beware]
faire griller qc.
to toast sth.cuis.
faire halluciner qn.
to make sb. hallucinatedrog.
faire interner qn. [dans un hôpital psychiatrique]
to section sb. [Br.] [legally force sb. into a psychiatric hospital]méd.
faire l'imbécile [simuler]
to act stupid
faire l'inventaire
to take (the) inventorycompt.
faire mal
to ache
to hurt
faire marcher qn. [loc.]
to pull sb.'s leg [idiom]
faire pâlir qn./qc.
to make sb./sth. (turn) pale
faire payer (qn.)
to charge (sb.)
faire pipi [fam.] [uriner]
to tinkle [Br.] [coll.] [urinate]
faire poireauter qn. [fam.] [loc.]
to keep sb. hanging about [coll.] [idiom]
faire qc. d'autorité [de façon impérieuse]
to do sth. decisively
faire qc. d'autorité [sans consulter]
to take it upon oneself to do sth.
faire reculer qc.
to back up sth.
faire reluire qc.
to give sth. a polish
faire s'entrechoquer qc.
to rattle sth. [shake and make a noise]
faire sauter qc.
to brown sth.cuis.
faire sauter qn./qc.
to blow up sb./sth.
faire signe
to sign [gesticulate]
faire souffrir
to ache
faire sursauter qn.
to make sb. jump
faire taire qn.
to make sb. be quiet
faire tomber qc.
to knock off sth. [object]
faire tomber qn./qc.
to knock sb./sth. over
falloir faire qc.
to be necessary to do sth.
laisser qn. faire qc.
to let sb. do sth.
oser faire qc.
to dare to do sth.
préconiser faire qc.
to recommend doing sth.
prétendre faire qc. [littéraire]
to intend doing sth.
s'en faire [s'inquiéter]
to worry
savoir faire qc.
to be able to do sth. [know how to]
savoir faire qc. [être capable de]
to know how to do sth.
se faire
to be being done
se faire [avoir lieu, être possible]
to happen [come about, be possible]
se faire qc. [devenir] [ex.: La chaleur se faisait de plus en plus grande.]
to become sth.
faire-part {m}
faire-valoir {m}
savoir-faire {m}
il faut faire qc.
it is necessary to do sth.
Pour quoi (faire) ?
What for?
qn. aurait dû faire qc.
sb. should have done sth.
sb. ought to have done sth.
qn. venait de faire qc.
sb. had just done sth.
qn. vient de faire qc.
sb. has just done sth.
accoutumer qn. à (faire) qc.
to accustom sb. to (doing) sth.
acculer qn. à faire qc.
to push sb. into doing sth.
arriver à faire qc.
to manage to do sth.
to succeed in doing sth.
autoriser qn. à faire qc.
to give / grant sb. permission to do sth.
avoir à faire
to have to do something
avoir beau faire qc.
to do sth. in vain [however hard one tries]
contraindre qn. à faire qc.
to force sb. to do sth.
to coerce sb. into doing sth.
convaincre qn. de faire qc. [persuader]
to convince sb. to do sth. [to persuade]
empêcher qn. de faire qc.
to hinder sb. from doing sth.
to prevent sb. from doing sth.
en faire foi
to be proof of it
entraîner qn. à faire qc.
to put sb. up to sth. [coll.] [to encourage sb. to do sth. (wrong or unwise)]
essayer de faire qc.
to attempt to do sth.
être censé faire qc.
to be supposed to do sth.
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