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Pronunciation: /ˈʌndə(r)/

Translation of under in French:


  • 1 sous under the bed sous le lit under it en dessous it's under there c'est là-dessous under letter D sous la lettre D
  • 2 (less than) under £10 moins de 10 livres sterling children under five les enfants de moins de cinq ans or au-dessous de cinq ans a number under ten un nombre inférieur à dix temperatures under 10°C des températures inférieures à or au-dessous de 10°C
  • 3 (according to) under the law selon la loi
  • 4 (subordinate to) sous I have 50 people under me j'ai 50 employés sous mes ordres


  • 1 [crawl, sit, hide] en dessous to go under [diver, swimmer] disparaître sous l'eau
  • 2 (less) moins £10 and under 10 livres sterling et moins children of six and under des enfants de six ans et au-dessous
  • 3 (anaesthetized) to put sb under endormir qn

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