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British English: /ˈtalənt/
American English: /ˈtælənt/

Translation of talent in French:


  • 1 (gift) her talent(s) as a speaker/teacher
    ses talents d'oratrice/de professeur
    she has a remarkable talent for music
    elle est remarquablement douée pour la musique
    a man of many talents
    un homme très doué
  • 2 (ability)
    talent (m) (for doing pour faire)
    to have talent a musician/painter of talent
    un musicien/un peintre de talent
    there's a lot of talent in that team
    il y a beaucoup de gens de talent dans cette équipe
    employers on the look-out for new talent
    des employeurs qui sont à l'affût de gens de talent or de nouveaux talents
    a scheme to encourage young talent
    un projet pour encourager les jeunes talents or les jeunes espoirs
  • 3 (British English) [informal] (sexually attractive people)
    (boys) beaux mecs [informal] mpl
    (girls) belles nanas [informal] fpl
    to eye up the (local) talent [informal]
    (male) reluquer les beaux mecs (du coin) [informal]
    (female) reluquer les belles nanas (du coin) [informal]
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