Translation of préparer in English:


Pronunciation: /pʀepaʀe/


  • 2préparer qn à qch [gen], to prepare sb for sth to coach sb for sth [race, examination] essaie de la préparer avant de lui annoncer la nouvelle try and break the news to her gently

v refl (+ v être) (se préparer)

  • 3 [storm, trouble] to be brewing; [changes] to be in the offing un coup d'État se prépare dans le pays a coup d'état is imminent in the country
    In Other Dictionaries
    Translate be in the offing into German
  • 4se préparer une tasse de thé to make (BrE) or fix (AmE) oneself a cup of tea

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