French translation of 'fond'
- [person]to be fond of sb
aimer beaucoup qn
⇒ I'm very fond of her.
Je l'aime beaucoup.to be fond of sth
aimer bien qchto be fond of doing sth
aimer bien faire qch
- [look, smile]
affectueux(‑euse)very fond memories of sth
de très bons souvenirs de qch
- (= naive) [wish, belief]
naïf (naïve)in the fond hope that ...
dans le vain espoir que ...in the fond belief that ...
en croyant naïvement que ...
Example Sentences Including 'fond'
I doubt that he would approve my passing it on to you, for he has ample reasons not to be fond of you.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
She remembered that Kleist had always been fond of antique lamps.CHAMELEON (2002)
Meanwhile, under the cover of the trees, Marietta had halted with her companion, and was saying a more than fond goodbye.GALILEE (2001)
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Translation of fond from the Collins English to French Dictionary