French translation of 'board game'
Example Sentences Including 'board game'
Since 1978, it's also been the proprietary name of this board game Penn and Dee are so fond of.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
When I went up to the Reference, they were in the office, playing that funny board game.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
Anyway, this war-terminology stuff reminds me of a focus group for a board game that I observed when I first joined the company.POPCO (2004)
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- (= sport)
jeu mto beat someone at their own game (figurative)
battre quelqu'un à son propre jeu
- (= event)
match mit's game over (in sports match)
- (= informal match)
partie fa game of football
une partie de footballa game of tennis
une partie de tennis
- (tennis, = part of set)
jeu mgame, set and match
jeu, set et match
- (also board game)
jeu m (de plateau)
- [of cards]a game of cards
une partie de cartes
- (also board game)
- (= amusing activity)
jeu mto play a game
jouer à un jeu
⇒ The children were playing a game.
Les enfants jouaient à un jeu.
jeu ma political game
un jeu politiqueto be all part of the game
⇒ It's all part of the game.
Ça fait partie du jeu.the name of the game
⇒ Making a profit is the name of the game.
C'est le bénéfice qui compte.to be new to a game
être novice en la matièreto give the game away
vendre la mècheto play games with sb
essayer de jouer au plus fin avec qnthe game is up
see also big game
to be on the game (British) (= work as prostitute)
faire le trottoir
- (= ready)
prêt(e)to be game for sth
⇒ Are you game for a turn about the park?
Ça vous dirait de faire un tour dans le parc?
⇒ I'm game for anything!
Je suis prêt à tout!
Derived Formsgames plural noun
Example Sentences Including 'game'
What struck me most was that unlike Marianne's affair, ours had essentially been a game.THE EXECUTION (2002)
He was playing Scrabble... no, not Scrabble, it must be that funny game , Paronomania.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
We'd interrupted a game of solitaire he'd been playing at a desk on the far side of the room.THE EXECUTION (2002)
'board game' in Other Languages
- Arabic: لَعْبَة أَلْواح
- Brazilian Portuguese: jogo de tabuleiro
- Chinese: 棋类游戏
- Croatian: igra na ploči
- Czech: stolní hra
- Danish: brætspil
- Dutch: bordspel
- European Spanish: juego de mesa
- Finnish: lautapeli
- French: jeu de société
- German: Brettspiel
- Greek: επιτραπέζιο παιχνίδι
- Italian: gioco da tavolo
- Japanese: ボードゲーム
- Korean: 보드 게임
- Norwegian: brettspill
- Polish: gra planszowa
- Portuguese: jogo de tabuleiro
- Romanian: joc pe tablă jocuri pe tablă
- Russian: настольная игра
- Spanish: juego de mesa
- Swedish: brädspel
- Thai: เกมส์ที่เล่นบนกระดาน
- Turkish: aile oyunları
- Ukrainian: настільна гра
- Vietnamese: trò đánh cờ
Translation of board game from the Collins English to French Dictionary