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survey

Translation of survey in French:

noun

British English: /ˈsəːveɪ/
American English: /ˈsərˌveɪ/
  • 1 (of trends, prices, reasons) (gen)
    enquête (f) (of sur)
    (by questioning people) sondage (m)
    (study, overview of work) étude (f) (of de)
    to carry out ou conduct ou do a survey
    (gen) effectuer or faire une enquête
    (by questioning people) effectuer or faire un sondage
    a survey of five products
    une enquête sur cinq produits
    a survey of intentions/of 500 young people
    un sondage sur les intentions/effectué parmi 500 jeunes gens
  • 2 (British English) (in housebuying) (inspection) to do ou carry out a survey
    effectuer or faire une expertise
    to get a survey done
    faire faire une expertise
  • 3 (Geography, Geology) (action) (of land)
    étude (f) topographique
    (of sea) étude (f) hydrographique
  • 4 (Geography, Geology) (map) (of land)
    levé (m) topographique
    (of sea) levé (m) hydrographique
  • 5 (rapid examination) (of crowd, faces, town, room)
    rapide examen (m)

transitive verb

British English: /səˈveɪ/
American English: /sərˈveɪ/
  • 1 (investigate) (gen)
    faire une étude de (market, prices, trends)
    (by questioning people) faire un sondage parmi (people)
    faire un sondage sur (opinions, intentions)
  • 2 (British English) (in housebuying)
    faire une expertise de (property, house)
  • 3 (Geography, Geology) (inspect)
    faire l'étude topographique de (area)
    faire l'étude hydrographique de (sea)
  • 4 (gen) (look at)
    contempler (scene, picture, audience)

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