French translation of alternating
- [periods, layers, stripes]
Example Sentences Including 'alternating'
I took the chilli to the table and ate it out of the pot, alternating hot spoonfuls with cold swigs of Molson's ale.A Rodent of Doubt
The kids were drinking Cokes and singing `La Bamba", alternating the Spanish words with the lyrics of `Twist and Shout".Desperadoes
He knew the arguments which would be deployed, the alternating cajolery and menace.In Love and War
Trends of 'alternating'
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- (= alternating) [layers, colours]
alterné(e)on alternate days
un jour sur deuxon alternate weeks
une semaine sur deuxto take alternate hot and cold baths
alterner les bains chauds et froids
- (US, = alternative, other)
alternerto alternate with
alterner avecto alternate between A and B
passer successivement de A à B
Example Sentences Including 'alternate'
And the less time we give that one to think of alternate arrangements, the less chance that he can circumvent our will.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
He seemed to find the action invigorating: he did it several times with alternate hands.Stage Fright
She came over and stood directly behind me, pressing alternate knees lightly into my back.THE CALLIGRAPHER (2003)
Translation of alternating from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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