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British English: /əˈdrɪft/
American English: /əˈdrɪft/

Translation of adrift in French:

adjective, adverb

  • 1 (floating free)
    (person, boat)
    à la dérive
    to set ou cast adrift
    laisser aller à la dérive
    to be adrift
    aller à la dérive
  • 2to go adrift
    aller à vau-l'eau
  • 3 (loose) to come adrift
    se détacher of (from de)
  • 4 (British English) (Sport)two goals adrift of their rivals
    à deux buts de leurs rivaux
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