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past

Pronunciation: /pɑːst; (AmE) pæst/

Translation of past in French:

n

adj

  • 1 (preceding) [weeks, months] dernier/-ière (before n) in the past two years dans les deux dernières années during the past few days ces derniers jours
  • 3summer is past l'été est fini that's all past c'est du passé

prep

  • 1to walk or go past sb/sth passer devant qn/qch to drive past sth passer devant qch (en voiture)
  • 2 (in time) it's past 6 il est 6 heures passées twenty past two deux heures vingt half past two deux heures et demie he is past 70 il a 70 ans passés
  • 3 (beyond) après past the church après l'église to be past caring ne plus s'en faire

adv

Idioms

to be past it

[fam] avoir passé l'âge

to be past its best

[food] être un peu avancé/-e; [wine] être un peu éventé/-e

I wouldn't put it past him (to do)

ça ne m'étonnerait pas de lui (qu'il fasse)

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