French translation of center
noun, transitive verb
- (US) = centre
Example Sentences Including 'center'
She was amazed at the speed with which the room had caught her attention; made itself the center of her thoughts.COLDHEART CANYON (2001)
The main center of the Todd Pickett Appreciation Society's operations was the front bedroom.COLDHEART CANYON (2001)
They were supposed to be the high point of the day, the warm center of our shared family existence.READY? (2001)
Trends of 'center'
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- (= middle) [of circle, room, town]
centre mto be at the centre of sth (= of key importance to)
être au cœur de qch
- (= focus) [of attention]
- (= building)
see also sports centre
to centre o.s. (in boat)
se placer au centre de
- See centre on
Example Sentences Including 'centre'
Huge steel tracks ran down the centre of the building, like some vast metal spine, supporting heavy-duty winches.CHAMELEON (2002)
It didn't take long to walk to Bagado's house from the centre of town where the taxi had dropped me off.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
The black iron fence surrounded a small compound with a drab three-storey building at its centre.CHAMELEON (2002)
Translation of center from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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