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register
British English: /ˈrɛdʒɪstə/
American English: /ˈrɛdʒəstər/

Translation of register in French:

noun

  • 1
    (gen) (Administration, Business)
    registre (m)
    (School)
    cahier (m) des absences
    to keep a register to enter something in a register
    inscrire quelque chose dans or sur un registre
    to take the register
    (School)
    remplir le cahier des absences
    register of births, marriages and deaths
    registre public de l'état civil
    missing persons' register
    registre des personnes disparues
  • 2 (Music, Linguistics, Computing, Print) lower/middle/upper register (Music)
    registre grave/médium/aigu

transitive verb

  • 1 (declare officially)
    (member of the public)
    déclarer (birth, death, marriage)
    faire immatriculer (vehicle)
    faire enregistrer (luggage)
    déposer (trademark, patent, invention)
    faire enregistrer (company)
    déclarer (firearm)
    déposer (complaint)
    to register a protest
  • 2
    (official)
    inscrire (student)
    enregistrer (name, birth, death, marriage, company, firearm, trademark)
    immatriculer (vehicle)
    she has a German-registered car
    elle a une voiture immatriculée en Allemagne
    to be registered (as) disabled/unfit for work
    être officiellement reconnu handicapé/incapable de travailler
  • 3
    (measuring instrument)
    indiquer (speed, temperature, pressure)
    (show) (person, face, expression)
    exprimer (anger, disapproval, disgust)
    (action)
    marquer (emotion, surprise, relief)
    the earthquake registered six on the Richter scale
    le tremblement de terre a atteint la magnitude six sur l'échelle de Richter
  • 4 (mentally)
    (notice)
    remarquer
    (realize)
    se rendre compte
    I registered (the fact) that he was late
    j'ai remarqué qu'il était en retard
    she suddenly registered that …, it suddenly registered (with her) that …
    elle s'est soudain rendu compte que …
  • 5 (achieve, record)
    (person, bank, company)
    enregistrer (loss, gain, victory, success)
  • 6 (of post)
    envoyer [quelque chose] en recommandé (letter)
    enregistrer (luggage)
  • 7 (Technology)
    (person, machine)
    faire coïncider (parts)
    to be registered
    (parts)
    coïncider
  • 8 (Print)
    mettre [quelque chose] en registre (printing press)

intransitive verb

  • 1 (declare oneself officially)
    (person)
    (to vote, for course, school)
    s'inscrire
    (at hotel)
    se présenter
    (with police, for national services, for taxes)
    se faire recenser (for pour)
    (for shares)
    souscrire (for à)
    to register for voting/for a course/for a school
    s'inscrire pour voter/à un cours/dans une école
    to register with a doctor/dentist
    s'inscrire sur la liste des patients d'un médecin/dentiste
  • 2 (be shown)
    (speed, temperature, earthquake)
    être enregistré
  • 3 (mentally) the enormity of what had happened just didn't register
    on ne se rendait pas compte de l'énormité de ce qui était arrivé
    his name didn't register with me
    son nom ne me disait rien

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