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class
British English: /klɑːs/
American English: /klæs/

Translation of class in French:

noun

  • 1 (Sociology) the working classes
    la classe ouvrière
  • 2 (School, University) (group of students)
    (lesson) cours (m) (in de)
    in class
    en cours or classe
    to give a class
    assurer un cours
    to take a class (British English)
    assurer un cours
    (American English)
    suivre un cours
  • 4 (category) (gen)
    (Law) (of offence) type (m)
    (of vehicle) catégorie (f)
    (Nautical) (of ship, submarine) classe (f)
    to be in a class of one's own ou by oneself
    être hors catégorie
    she's in a different class from
    il n'y a aucune comparaison possible entre elle et
    he's not in the same class as
    il n'arrive pas à la cheville de
  • 5
    [informal]
    (elegance) to have class to add a touch of class to something
    donner un peu de distinction à quelque chose
  • 6 (Transport) to travel first/second class
    voyager en première/deuxième classe
    a first/second class seat
    une place de première/deuxième classe
  • 7 (British English) (University) what was the class of your degree?
    est-ce que vous avez eu votre licence avec mention?
    a first-/second-class degree
    licence avec mention très bien/bien

adjective

[informal]
  • (excellent)
    de classe

transitive verb

  • to class somebody/something among/with
    classer quelqu'un/quelque chose parmi/ avec
    to class somebody/something as
    assimiler quelqu'un/quelque chose à

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