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British English: /jɛt/
American English: /jɛt/

Translation of yet in French:


  • (nevertheless) he was injured, (and) yet he still won
    il était blessé, et pourtant il a gagné
    so strong (and) yet so gentle
    si fort (et) pourtant si doux


  • 1 (up till now, so far: with negatives)
    encore jusqu'à présent
    (in questions)
    (with superlatives)
    it's not ready yet, it's not yet ready
    ce n'est pas encore prêt
    she hasn't yet arrived, she hasn't arrived yet has he arrived yet?
    est-il (déjà) arrivé?
    not yet this is his best/worst yet
    c'est ce qu'il a fait de mieux/de pire jusqu'ici
    her most ambitious/dangerous project yet
    le projet le plus ambitieux/dangereux qu'elle ait entrepris jusqu'ici
    it's the best yet
  • 2
    also: just yet
    (now) don't start (just) yet
    ne commence pas tout de suite
    we don't have to leave (just) yet
    nous ne sommes pas obligés de partir tout de suite
  • 3 (still) they may yet come, they may come yet
    ils pourraient encore arriver
    she might yet decide to leave
    elle pourrait encore décider de partir
    he'll finish it yet
    il va le finir
    you're young yet
    tu es encore jeune
    the campaign has yet to begin
    il faut encore que la campagne démarre, reste encore à démarrer la campagne
    the news has yet to reach them
    il faut encore que la nouvelle leur parvienne, reste encore à leur faire parvenir la nouvelle
    the as yet unfinished building
    le bâtiment encore inachevé
    there is a year to go yet before…
    il reste encore un an avant…
    it'll be ages yet before…
    il va encore falloir des siècles avant…
    he won't come for hours yet
    il ne viendra pas avant quelques heures
    there are three more packets yet
    il reste encore trois paquets
  • 4 (even, still: with comparatives etc) yet more cars
    encore plus de voitures
    yet louder/more surprising
    encore plus fort/plus surprenant
    yet another attack/question
    encore une autre attaque/question
    yet again
    encore une fois

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