Translation of certain in English:


Pronunciation: /sɛʀtɛ̃; ɛn/


  • 1être certain de to be certain or sure of


  • elle restera un certain temps she'll stay for some time un certain nombre d'erreurs a certain number of mistakes d'une certaine manière in a way il avait déjà un certain âge he was already getting on in years

det pl (certains, certaines)

pron pl (certains, certaines)

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