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Translation of designate in French:


British English: /ˈdɛzɪɡnət/
American English: /ˈdɛzɪɡnət/
, /ˈdɛzɪɡˌneɪt/

transitive verb

British English: /ˈdɛzɪɡneɪt/
American English: /ˈdɛzɪɡˌneɪt/
  • (word)
    to designate somebody (as) something
    désigner quelqu'un (comme) quelque chose
    to designate something (as) something
    classer quelque chose (comme) quelque chose
    they designated the area (as) a nature reserve
    on a classé la région comme réserve naturelle
    a room designated (as) a nonsmoking area
    une salle destinée aux non-fumeurs
    to designate something for somebody/something
    destiner quelque chose à quelqu'un/quelque chose
    the funds designated for this project
    les fonds destinés à ce projet
    to designate somebody to do
    désigner quelqu'un pour faire
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