Translation of falloir in English:
- 1il faut qn/qch we need sb/sth sb/sth is needed il va falloir deux jours/du courage it will take two days/courage il me/te/leur faut qch I/you/they need sth il me faut ce livre! I've got to have that book!
- 2il faut faire we/you etc have (got) to do we/you etc must do we/you etc should do il ne faut pas la déranger she mustn't be disturbed il fallait le faire it had to be done faut le faire! [fam] (admiring) it takes a bit of doing! (critical) would you believe it? comme il faut [behave] properly
v refl (+ v être) (s'en falloir)
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