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British English: /θrɪl/
American English: /θrɪl/

Translation of thrill in French:


  • 2 (pleasure)
    of doing de faire
    it was a thrill to meet her
    cela a été un grand plaisir de la rencontrer
    to get a thrill ou one's thrills
    se donner des sensations fortes
    from ou out of doing en faisant
    his victory gave me a thrill
    sa victoire m'a vraiment fait plaisir
    what a thrill!
    quelle émotion!

transitive verb

  • (with joy)
    transporter [quelqu'un] de joie
    (with admiration)
    transporter [quelqu'un] d'admiration
    (person, audience)
    (readers, viewers)

intransitive verb

also: thrilled past participle adjective

  • with de to do de faire that que (+ subj)
    thrilled to do thrilled that …
    ravi que …
    (+ subj)
    thrilled with
    enchanté de


the thrills and spills of something

les sensations fortes que procure quelque chose

to be thrilled to bits

être absolument ravi, être aux anges

thrilled to bits (informal) with something

absolument enchanté de quelque chose

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