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Translation of produce in French:


British English: /ˈprɒdjuːs/
American English: /ˈprɑd(j)us/
, /ˈproʊd(j)us/
  • uncountable
    produits mpl
    agricultural produce ‘produce of Spain’
    ‘produit d'Espagne’

transitive verb

British English: /prəˈdjuːs/
American English: /prəˈd(j)us/
  • 2 (supply, manufacture)
    (region, industry, farmer, company)
    produire (from à partir de)
    (worker, machine)
  • 3 (biologically)
    (gland, animal, plant)
    to produce young
    produire des petits
    to produce children
    donner naissance à des enfants, procréer [humorous]
  • 4 (generate)
    produire (heat, electricity, sound, energy, fumes, gas)
    rapporter (gains, profits, returns)
    to produce electricity from coal
    produire de l'électricité à partir du charbon
  • 5 (form, create)
    (school, course, era, country)
    produire (scientist, artist, worker)
    the country that produced Picasso
    le pays qui a vu naître Picasso
    to produce a work of art
    produire une œuvre d'art
  • 6 (present)
    produire (passport, voucher, document, report, statement)
    fournir (evidence, argument, example)
    to produce something from
    sortir quelque chose de (pocket, bag)
    to produce something from behind one's back
    faire apparaître quelque chose de derrière son dos
  • 7 (Cinema, Music, Radio, Television)
    produire (film, programme, show)
    (British English) (Theatre)
    mettre [quelque chose] en scène (play)
    (film, programme, recording)
    bien réalisé
  • 8 (put together)
    préparer (meal)
    mettre au point (argument, timetable, package, solution)
    éditer (leaflet, brochure, guide)
    a well-produced brochure
    une brochure bien faite
  • 9 (Sport) (achieve)
    marquer (goal)
    obtenir (result)
    to produce a fine performance
    jouer remarquablement
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