French translation of 'littered'
- (= strewn)
jonché(e) deto be littered with sth
être jonché(e) de qch
⇒ His desk was littered with papers.
Son bureau était jonché de papiers.littered across
⇒ Resorts are littered across the mountainsides.
Les stations sont éparpillées dans les montagnes.
- (= containing a lot of)
to be littered with
être truffé(e) de
Example Sentences Including 'littered'
Shattered glass and a detached hubcap, together with anonymous pieces of plastic and chrome, littered the verge and tarmac.The Last Raven
The table was littered with disordered papers; rain was beating on the windows.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
The pink plates rested like anatomical specimens in a glass of dirty water atop a desk littered with paper.The Serpent's Mark
Trends of 'littered'
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- (= rubbish)
- (= young animals)
- (= cover)
⇒ Broken glass littered the pavement.
Du verre brisé jonchait le trottoir.
- (= drop litter)
jeter des détritus
Example Sentences Including 'litter'
She walked back home, skidding on the mash of autumn leaves and soggy litter.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
I'm at a table by the window, watching litter blow down the street, drinking my second cup of coffee.CHAMELEON (2002)
She found Phoebe in the kitchen, standing beside the dishwasher in a litter of twitching roaches with a can of Raid in her hand.EVERVILLE (2001)
Translation of littered from the Collins English to French Dictionary