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degree
British English: /dɪˈɡriː/
American English: /dəˈɡri/

Translation of degree in French:

noun

  • 1 (Geography, Mathematics) at an angle of 40 degrees to the vertical
    à un angle de 40 degrés par rapport à la verticale
    turn the knob through 180 degrees
    tournez le bouton de 180 degrés
    ten degrees of latitude/longitude
    10 degrés de latitude/longitude
    20 degrees south of the equator
    par 20 degrés au sud de l'équateur
  • 2 (Meteorology, Physics) 30 degrees Celsius ou centigrade
    30 degrés Celsius or centigrades
    it was 40 degrees in the shade
    il faisait 40 (degrés) à l'ombre
    I had a temperature of 104 degrees
    j'avais 39 de fièvre
  • 3 (University)
    diplôme (m) universitaire
    first ou bachelor's degree to take/get a degree
    préparer/obtenir un diplôme (universitaire)
    to have a degree
    être diplômé
  • 4 (amount) this gives me a degree of control
    cela me procure un certain degré de contrôle
    a high degree of efficiency
    beaucoup de compétence
    the exact degree of his influence is unknown
    on ignore à quel point il est influent
    to such a degree that …
    à un tel point que …
    an alarming degree of ignorance
    un degré d'ignorance inquiétant
    to a degree, to some degree to a lesser degree I enjoy a ou some degree of autonomy
    je jouis d'une certaine autonomie
    I was not in the slightest degree anxious
    je n'étais pas le moins du monde inquiet
    by degrees with varying degrees of accuracy/success
    avec une précision/un succès variable
  • 5 (American English) (Law)murder in the first degree
    homicide (m) volontaire avec préméditation
  • 7 (Linguistics) the degrees of comparison
    les degrés de la comparaison
  • 8 [dated] (rank) a man of high/low degree
    un homme de haute/basse extraction

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