Translation of attendre in English:


Pronunciation: /atɑ̃dʀ/


  • 1 to wait for [person, event] j'attends de voir pour le croire I'll believe it when I see it se faire attendre to keep people waiting la réaction ne se fit pas attendre the reaction was instantaneous attendre son jour or heure to bide one's time en attendant mieux until something better turns up on ne t'attendait plus! we'd given up on you!


v refl (+ v être) (s'attendre)

  • s'attendre à qch to expect sth s'attendre à ce que qn fasse to expect sb to do

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