French translation of 'flattered'
flatté(e)to be flattered by sth
⇒ She was flattered by Roberto's long letter.
La longue lettre de Roberto l'a flattée.to feel flattered
se sentir flatté(e)to be flattered (that) ...
être flatté(e) que ...to be flattered to do
être flatté(e) de faire
⇒ We're flattered and honoured to receive this award.
Nous sommes flattés et honorés de recevoir cette récompense.
Example Sentences Including 'flattered'
Part of me can't help but admire such apathy; such supreme detachment is something I flattered myself I had mastered.THE KINDEST USE A KNIFE (2002)
And Sonia was always there, always hanging around, and I knew she fancied me and I was flattered.TICKLED PINK (2002)
It flattered neither of them, nor did it try to play down Alex's disfigurements.The Ambassador's Women
Trends of 'flattered'
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flatterto flatter o.s. (that) ...
⇒ I flatter myself I've done it all rather well.
J'aime à penser que j'ai tout plutôt bien réussi.
- (= look good on)
see also flattered
Example Sentences Including 'flatter'
I don't flatter myself that he'll remember this incident, by the way.HUMAN VOICES (2003)
He wasn't going to flatter me by showing he cared in the slightest why I was there.A Nasty Dose of Death
Had she believed that Ellis Faraday was trying to flatter her by misjudging her age, she would have been scornful.The Hardie Inheritance
'flattered' in Other Languages
- Arabic: شَاعِرٌ بِالإطْرَاء
- Brazilian Portuguese: lisonjeado lisonjeada
- Chinese: 荣幸的
- Croatian: polaskan polaskana
- Czech: polichocený
- Danish: smigret
- Dutch: gevleid
- European Spanish: halagado halagada
- Finnish: imarreltu
- French: flatté
- German: geschmeichelt
- Greek: κολακευμένος κολακευμένη
- Italian: lusingato lusingata
- Japanese: おだてられた
- Korean: 우쭐해진
- Norwegian: smigret
- Polish: pochlebia mi pochlebiona
- Portuguese: lisonjeador
- Romanian: flatat flatat, flatată, flatați, flatate
- Russian: польщенный польщенная
- Spanish: halagado halagada
- Swedish: smickrad smickrat
- Thai: ที่ได้รับการยกยอ
- Turkish: pohpohlanmış
- Ukrainian: вдоволений
- Vietnamese: được khen nịnh
Translation of flattered from the Collins English to French Dictionary