French translation of 'fetching'
Example Sentences Including 'fetching'
My job from the outset was the fetching of water from the river in different coloured buckets.WHITE LIES (2003)
But her leg from ankle to knee, whatever she wore, remained long, slim and fetching.Splitting
I was aware of her fetching another bottle, then of her rubbing something cool into my skin.Time of the Wolf
Trends of 'fetching'
View usage over:
- (= go and get)
⇒ Fetch the bucket.
Va chercher le seau.to fetch sth for sb or to fetch sb sth
apporter qch à qnto fetch and carry (figurative)
faire la bonne
- (British, = sell for)
⇒ His painting fetched £5000.
Son tableau s'est vendu cinq mille livres.
⇒ How much did it fetch?
Ça a atteint quel prix?
Example Sentences Including 'fetch'
If you don't watch yourself next thing you'll fetch up dead and might take someone else with you into the bargain.INSTANCES OF THE NUMBER 3 (2002)
Standing up abruptly she disappeared into the kitchen to fetch coffee.HIDING FROM THE LIGHT
Alex offered to go and fetch an Indian, but she curtly refused.HIDING FROM THE LIGHT
Translation of fetching from the Collins English to French Dictionary