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British English: /zuːm/
American English: /zum/

Translation of zoom in French:


intransitive verb

  • 1
    (move quickly) See examples: to zoom past
    passer en trombe
    I saw you zooming past
    je t'ai vu passer en trombe
    to zoom around
    passer à toute vitesse dans
    (streets, region)
    the motorcyclist went zooming off down the road
    le motocycliste a démarré sur les chapeaux de roues
    he's zoomed off to Paris
    il a foncé (informal) à Paris
    I'll just zoom out to the shop
    je vais faire un saut (informal) au magasin

Phrasal verbs

zoom in

(Cinema, Photography)
faire un zoom
on sur

zoom out

(Cinema, Photography)
faire un zoom arrière

Definition of zoom in:

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