There are 3 translations of sur in English:


Pronunciation: /syʀ/


  • 3une table d'un mètre sur deux a table that measures one metre (BrE) by two sur 150 hectares over an area of 150 hectares
  • 4se diriger sur Valence to head for Valence
  • 6être sur une affaire to be involved in a business deal
  • 7une personne sur dix one person out of or in ten un mardi sur deux every other Tuesday
  • 8faire proposition sur proposition to make one offer after another
  • 9ils se sont quittés sur ces mots with these words, they parted sur le moment at the time sur ce, je vous laisse with that, I must leave you

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Word of the day ween
Pronunciation: wiːn
be of the opinion; think or suppose

There are 3 translations of sur in English:


Pronunciation: /syʀ/



  • bien sûr (que oui) of course


être sûr de son coup

[fam], to be confident of success