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British English: /streɪ/
American English: /streɪ/

Translation of stray in French:


also: strays plural noun


  • 2 (isolated)
    (car, tourist)
    (coin, crumb, pencil)
    qui traîne

intransitive verb

  • 1 [literal] (wander)
    (animal, person, hand)
    to stray from the road
    s'écarter de la route
    to stray from somebody/from the house
    s'éloigner de quelqu'un/de la maison
    to stray onto the road
    divaguer sur la route
    to stray into a shop
    entrer par hasard dans un magasin
  • 2 [figurative]
    (eyes, mind)
    to stray from the point
    s'écarter du sujet
    to stray onto something (in telling)
    en venir par hasard à parler de quelque chose
    to let one's thoughts stray
    laisser errer ses pensées
    to let one's thoughts stray to something
    en venir à penser à quelque chose
  • 4 [euphemistic] (commit adultery)
    avoir une aventure

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