Translation of ring in French:


Pronunciation: /rɪŋ/


  • 1 anneau (m); (with stone) bague (f) a diamond ring une bague de diamants a wedding ring une alliance
  • 6 (on cooker) (electric) plaque (f); (gas) brûleur (m)

vt (prét rang pp, rung)

vi (prét rang pp, rung)

  • 1 [bell, phone, person] sonner the doorbell rang on a sonné à la porte
  • 2 [footsteps, laughter] résonner to ring true sonner vrai

Phrasal verbs

ring off

(BrE) raccrocher

ring out

[voice, cry] retentir; [bells] sonner

Definition of ring in:

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