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tape
British English: /teɪp/
American English: /teɪp/

Translation of tape in French:

noun

  • 1 (substance) (for recording) to put something on tape
    enregistrer quelque chose sur bande
  • 3 (recording) to make a tape of
    faire un enregistrement de
    to edit a tape
    mettre au point un enregistrement
  • 4 (strip of material) tied with tape
    attaché avec du ruban
  • 5 (for sticking)
    also: adhesive tape sticky tape
    scotch® (m) , ruban (m) adhésif
    a roll of tape
    un rouleau de scotch®
  • 7 (for teleprinter)
    bande (f) de téléscripteur

transitive verb

  • 1 (on cassette, video) to tape something from
    enregistrer quelque chose transmis à
    (radio, TV)
  • 2 (stick)
    (parcel, article)
    to tape somebody's hands together
    attacher les mains de quelqu'un avec du scotch®
    to tape somebody's mouth shut
    fermer la bouche de quelqu'un avec du scotch®
    to tape something to
    coller quelque chose à
    (surface, door)

also: taped past participle adjective

  • (message, conversation)
    enregistré

Idioms

[informal]
to have somebody taped

savoir ce que vaut quelqu'un
to have something taped (informal)
connaître quelque chose comme sa poche

Phrasal verbs

tape up

tape [something] up, tape up [something]
recoller [quelque chose] avec du scotch®
(parcel, box)
to tape something up with
recoller quelque chose avec

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