Detailed Translations for contain from English to French


to contain verb (contains, contained, containing)

  1. to contain (include)
    • impliquer verb (implique, impliques, impliquons, impliquez, )
  2. to contain (realize; grasp; get to know; hold; realise)
    concevoir; se rendre compte; percevoir; reconnaître; entendre; saisir; voir; percer
    • concevoir verb (conçois, conçoit, concevons, concevez, )
    • percevoir verb (perçois, perçoit, percevons, percevez, )
    • reconnaître verb (reconnais, reconnaît, reconnaissons, reconnaissez, )
    • entendre verb (entends, entend, entendons, entendez, )
    • saisir verb (saisis, saisit, saisissons, saisissez, )
    • voir verb (vois, voit, voyons, voyez, )
    • percer verb (perce, perces, perçons, percez, )
  3. to contain (seal up; comprise; enclose; )
    envelopper; appliquer une couche étanchant
    • envelopper verb (enveloppe, enveloppes, enveloppons, enveloppez, )

Conjugations for contain:

  1. contain
  2. contain
  3. contains
  4. contain
  5. contain
  6. contain
simple past
  1. contained
  2. contained
  3. contained
  4. contained
  5. contained
  6. contained
present perfect
  1. have contained
  2. have contained
  3. has contained
  4. have contained
  5. have contained
  6. have contained
past continuous
  1. was containing
  2. were containing
  3. was containing
  4. were containing
  5. were containing
  6. were containing
  1. shall contain
  2. will contain
  3. will contain
  4. shall contain
  5. will contain
  6. will contain
continuous present
  1. am containing
  2. are containing
  3. is containing
  4. are containing
  5. are containing
  6. are containing
  1. be contained
  2. be contained
  3. be contained
  4. be contained
  5. be contained
  6. be contained
  1. contain!
  2. let's contain!
  3. contained
  4. containing
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for contain:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
appliquer une couche étanchant close in; comprise; contain; enclose; include; lock in; pen in; seal up; surround
concevoir contain; get to know; grasp; hold; realise; realize be on to; comprehend; conceptualise; conceptualize; construct; contrive; create; design; devise; estimate; get; grasp; invent; make; manufacture; plan; plot; prepare; rumble to; see through; set up; understand
entendre contain; get to know; grasp; hold; realise; realize aim at; be on to; capture; catch; grab; grip; hear; hear out; interpret; learn; listen; listen to; mean; rumble to; see through; seize; take up; trap; understand
envelopper close in; comprise; contain; enclose; include; lock in; pen in; seal up; surround bale; besiege; besieged; besieges; bind round; blur; board; camouflage; catch; charm; conceal; confine; cover; crate; dam; dupe; embank; encapsulate; enclose; enfold; envelop; envelope; evnvelope; formulate; limit; mantle; mask; pack; package; phrase; put into words; restrict; shroud; surround; swathe; tie on; veil; word; wrap; wrap around; wrap round; wrap up
impliquer contain; include implicate; imply
percer contain; get to know; grasp; hold; realise; realize bore; bore through; break through; break up; come through; convert; dig; drill; encode; filter; get through; hint; impress; imprint; instil; instill; leak through; penetrate; perforate; pierce; pierce through; plough; plough up; prick; put in; reform; run through; stab; stab through; stick in
percevoir contain; get to know; grasp; hold; realise; realize acquire; attend; become aware of; behold; cash; claim; collect money; come by; demand; feel; find; gain; notice; observe; obtain; perceive; procure; see; see in; sense; witness
reconnaître contain; get to know; grasp; hold; realise; realize accede; admit; admit the truth; allow; authorise; authorize; explore; identify; permit; prospect; recognise; recognize; scan; tolerate
saisir contain; get to know; grasp; hold; realise; realize apprehend; arrest; be on to; captivate; capture; catch; catch on the way; chain; clamp; clasp; clutch; comprehend; confiscate; detain; dive in; enchain; enchant; enclose with the hands; enthral; enthrall; fall to; fascinate; get; get hold of; get one's hands on; grab; grasp; grip; hold; imprison; intercept; intrigue; lay one's hands on; look through; obtain; overcome by; pick up; receive; receive for one's portion; rumble to; see through; seize; seize upon; serve oneself; shackle; strike; take; take hold of; take in custody; take prisoner; trap; understand
se rendre compte contain; get to know; grasp; hold; realise; realize comprehend; get; grasp; understand
voir contain; get to know; grasp; hold; realise; realize attend; become aware of; behold; cast an eye on; check; comprehend; control; examine; feel; find; get; glance; go through; grasp; inspect; look; look at; look on; notice; observe; perceive; scrutinise; scrutinize; see; see in; sense; understand; verify; view; watch; witness
- arrest; bear; carry; check; comprise; control; curb; hold; hold back; hold in; incorporate; moderate; stop; take; turn back

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Related Definitions for "contain":

  1. hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of1
  2. lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits1
  3. include or contain; have as a component1
    • The record contains many old songs from the 1930's1
  4. contain or hold; have within1
    • This can contains water1
  5. be capable of holding or containing1
  6. be divisible by1
    • 24 contains 61

Wiktionary Translations for contain:

  1. To include as a part
  2. To limit through restraint
  3. -
  4. To hold inside
  1. Avoir une certaine contenance.
  2. Renfermer.
  3. Retenir dans certaines bornes.
  4. enfermer de nouveau.

Cross Translation:
contain renfermer herbergen — bevatten
contain contenir bevatten — omvatten, in zich sluiten
contain bride; mettre un frein Zaum — zum Zügeln am Kopf von Zug-, Last- und Reittieren angebrachte Vorrichtung bestehend aus Zaumgebiss und Riemenzeug
contain comporter beinhalten — (transitiv), schriftsprachlich: zum Inhalt haben, enthalten, umfassen
contain contenir enthalten — so beschaffen sein, dass das mit dem (stets nötigen) Akkusativ-Objekt Bezeichnete ein Teil des Enthaltenden (des mit dem Subjekt Bezeichneten) ist; einen Inhalt haben; bestehen aus