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think

Pronunciation: /θɪŋk/

Translation of think in French:

vt (prét, pp thought)

  • 1 (believe) croire, penser I think so je crois I don't think so je ne crois pas what do you think it will cost? combien ça va coûter à ton avis?
  • 3 (have opinion) to think a lot/not much of penser/ne pas penser beaucoup de bien de what do you think of him? que penses-tu de lui?

vi (prét, pp thought)

  • 1 penser; (carefully) réfléchir to think about or of sb/sth penser à qn/qch I'll have to think about it il faudra que j'y réfléchisse to think hard bien réfléchir to be thinking of doing envisager de faire to think about doing penser à faire
  • 2 (consider) to think of sb as considérer qn comme
  • 3 (remember) to think of se rappeler

Phrasal verbs

think again

(reflect more) se repencher sur la question; (change mind) changer d'avis

think ahead

bien réfléchir (à l'avance)

think back

se reporter en arrière (to à)

think over

think over [sth]think [sth] over réfléchir à

think through

bien réfléchir à [proposal, action]; faire le tour de [problem, question]

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