Translation of shine in French:


Pronunciation: /ʃaɪn/


  • 1
    (prét, pp shone)
    braquer [headlights, spotlight, torch] (on sur)
  • 2
    (prét, pp shined)
    faire reluire [silver]; cirer [shoes]

vi (prét, pp shone)

  • 1 [hair, light, sun] briller; [brass, floor] reluire the light is shining in my eyes j'ai la lumière dans les yeux
  • 3 (excel) briller to shine at être brillant/-e en [science, languages]


to take a shine to sb

[fam] s'enticher de qn [fam]

Phrasal verbs

shine through

[talent] éclater au grand jour

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