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Pronunciation: /vy/

Translation of vue in English:


  • 4avoir des vues sur qn/qch to have designs on sb/sth
  • 5en vue in sight [person] prominent mettre une photo bien en vue to display a photo prominently c'est quelqu'un de très en vue he's/she's very much in the public eye j'ai un terrain en vue I have a plot of land in mind I've got my eye on a piece of land en vue de faire with a view to doing


vue d'ensemble

  • overall view


à vue d'œil or de nez

[fam], at a rough guess

vouloir en mettre plein la vue à qn

to try to dazzle sb

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