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moon
British English: /muːn/
American English: /mun/

Translation of moon in French:

noun

  • (Astronomy) (satellite) the moon (of the earth)
    la Lune
    the moons of Saturn
    les lunes de Saturne
    there will be a moon tonight
    il y aura clair de lune cette nuit
    there will be no moon tonight
    ce soir, ce sera une nuit sans lune
    by the light of the moon
    au clair de lune
    to put a man on the moon
    envoyer un homme sur la Lune

intransitive verb

  • 1 (daydream)
    rêvasser (over something/somebody à quelque chose/quelqu'un)

Idioms

to be over the moon about something

être aux nues à propos de quelque chose

many moons ago

[literary]
il y a des lustres

once in a blue moon

tous les trente-six du mois

the man in the moon

le visage de la Lune

to shoot the moon

(American English)
déménager à la cloche de bois (informal)

Phrasal verbs

moon about

(informal) moon around (informal)

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