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British English: /əˈdrɛs/
American English: /əˈdrɛs/
, /ˈæˌdrɛs/

Translation of address in French:


  • 2 (speech) to give ou deliver an address
    faire un discours
  • 3 (as etiquette) form of address (for somebody)
    formule (f) pour s'adresser à quelqu'un

transitive verb

  • 1 (write address on)
    mettre l'adresse sur (parcel, letter)
    to address something to somebody
    adresser quelque chose à quelqu'un
    to be wrongly addressed
    avoir un libellé incorrect
  • 2 (speak to)
    s'adresser à (group, person)
    Mr X will now address the meeting
    maintenant M. X va prendre la parole
  • 3 (aim)
    adresser (remark, complaint) (to à)
  • 5 (use title of)to address somebody as something
    appeler quelqu'un par son titre de quelque chose
  • 6 (in golf)
    s'apprêter à frapper (ball)

reflexive verb

  • to address oneself to something
    aborder (question, issue)
    s'occuper de (problem, needs)
    se mettre à (task, job)

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