French translation of 'focused'
- (= purposeful) [person]
- (= targetted)
Example Sentences Including 'focused'
The solemn progress of the last remains of Sam Johnson up the aisle went almost unremarked as all gazes focused on the unexpected sister.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
Sabrina took the binoculars from him and focused on the heli-pad.Code Breaker
Although her eyes were focused on Brand he might have been any inanimate object.The Sound of Murder
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Word forms: plural focuses
- (= centre) [of interest]
centre mto be the focus of attention
être le centre d'attention
- (= attention)
attention ffocus on sth
intérêt pour qch
- (photography) [of camera]
foyer min focus [camera, telescope]
au pointout of focus [camera, telescope]
pas au pointto be out of focus [image]
⇒ The house is out of focus in this photo.
La maison est floue sur cette photo.to be in focus [image]see also out-of-focus
- [binoculars, telescope]
mettre au point
⇒ Try to focus the binoculars.
Essaye de mettre les jumelles au point.to focus binoculars on sth
braquer des jumelles sur qchto focus a camera on sth
braquer un appareil photo sur qch
⇒ I can't focus my eyes.
Je vois trouble.,
fixer son regard sur qch
- [light rays]
faire convergerto focus light on sth
diriger la lumière sur qch
- (= concentrate)
to focus attention on sb/sth
focaliser l'attention sur qn/qchto focus one's attention on sb/sth
se focaliser sur qn/qch
Example Sentences Including 'focus'
On the other hand, she had to remember her goal, focus on what was important here: Lucy's predicament.AFTERMATH (2001)
The footage then froze to focus on him; tall, with sandy hair slanting across the forehead down towards the left eye.CHAMELEON (2002)
I mean, we decided to focus on the Jarawa case in the first place to raise our profile.THE EXECUTION (2002)
Translation of focused from the Collins English to French Dictionary