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room
British English: /ruːm/
, /rʊm/
American English: /rum/
, /rʊm/

Translation of room in French:

noun

  • 1 (closed area) (for living)
    (for sleeping)
    (for working)
    (for meetings, teaching, operating)
    a three room apartment
    un appartement de trois pièces
    the room fell silent
    tout le monde se tut
    in the next room
    dans la pièce d'à côté
    ‘rooms to let’
    ‘chambres à louer’
    room 159
    la chambre 159
    room and board
    chambre avec repas
    he gets room and board
    il est logé (et) nourri
  • 3 (opportunity) See examples: room for improvement/doubt
    possibilité (f) d'amélioration/de doute
    room for manoeuvre

also: rooms plural noun

  • 2 (British English) (University)
    chambre (f) d'étudiant

intransitive verb

  • (American English) to room with somebody
    loger chez quelqu'un
    we room together
    nous habitons ensemble
  • also: -roomed
    (dans composés) 4-roomed
    de 4 pièces

Idioms

there is always room at the top

quand on veut réussir dans la vie on peut

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