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radio
British English: /ˈreɪdɪəʊ/
American English: /ˈreɪdioʊ/

Translation of radio in French:

noun pl radios

  • 1 (Audio) on the radio
    à la radio
    she was on the radio this morning
    elle est passée à la radio ce matin
  • 2 (Telecommunications) to send a message by radio
    (ship, taxi cab)
    envoyer un message (par) radio
    before n (contact, engineer, equipment, operator, receiver, signal, transmitter) inv
    (mast, programme)
    de radio

transitive verb

  • also: 3e pers sg prés radios prét, pp radioed
    to radio somebody that …
    envoyer à quelqu'un un message radio disant que …
    to radio somebody for something
    appeler quelqu'un par radio pour demander quelque chose
    to radio something (to somebody)
    communiquer quelque chose par radio (à quelqu'un)

intransitive verb

  • also: 3e pers sg prés radios prét, pp radioed
    to radio for help
    appeler au secours par radio

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