French translation of 'dryer'
Example Sentences Including 'dryer'
They trudged back and forth to the washing machine and dryer and the ironing board, and they were quite cheerful.Anastasia Krupnik (3-in-1)
I bent nearly double, holding the dryer near the floor where it could blow my hair upwards.SUMMER OF SECRETS (2003)
They were still struggling with the group term for larks when Holly noticed that her tumble dryer had stopped.JUST BETWEEN US (2002)
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- (not wet) [clothes, paint, towel]
⇒ The paint isn't dry yet.
La peinture n'est pas encore sèche.
- (lacking water) [river, well]
- (not oily) [hair, skin]
- (= rainless) [day, night, period]
⇒ a long dry period
une longue période sans pluie
- (not sweet) [wine]
- (= wry) [humour]
- (= unapproachable) [book, style]
- (= remove moisture from)
to dry one's hair
- [hair, eyes, hands]
se sécher les cheveux
⇒ I haven't dried my hair yet.
Je ne me suis pas encore séché les cheveux.to dry one's hands
se sécher les mainsto dry one's eyes
se sécher les yeux
- [hair, eyes, hands]
⇒ There's nowhere to dry clothes here.
Il n'y a pas d'endroit où faire sécher les vêtements ici.
- (= wipe)
essuyerto dry the dishes
essuyer la vaisselle
⇒ The washing will dry quickly in the sun.
Le linge va sécher vite au soleil.
Example Sentences Including 'dry'
His leathery soles scuffed the dry marble floor in the hall.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
Until the Dead choke the Ratterlin and Hedge walks across the dry bed of the river to batter down the door.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
The clatter of wind on glass was curiously comforting now they were warm and dry.CHAMELEON (2002)
'dryer' in Other Languages
- Arabic: مُجَفِّف
- Brazilian Portuguese: secadora
- Chinese: 烘干机
- Croatian: sušilo
- Czech: sušička
- Danish: tørrer
- Dutch: droger
- European Spanish: secador secadora
- Finnish: kuivaaja
- French: séchoir
- German: Wäschetrockner Wäschetrockner
- Greek: στεγνωτήριο
- Italian: asciugatrice
- Japanese: 乾燥機
- Korean: 건조기
- Norwegian: tørker
- Polish: suszarka
- Portuguese: secador
- Romanian: uscător uscătoare
- Russian: сушилка
- Spanish: secadora secador
- Swedish: torktumlare
- Thai: ที่เป่าผม
- Turkish: kurutucu
- Ukrainian: сушарка
- Vietnamese: máy sấy
Translation of dryer from the Collins English to French Dictionary