French translation of 'loose end'
- (in story, plot)
détail m inexpliquéto tie up loose ends
mettre au point les derniers détails,
régler les derniers détailsto be at a loose end (British) or to be at loose ends (US)
ne pas trop savoir quoi faire
Example Sentences Including 'loose end'
The school summer holidays had just started and I was already at a loose end.At the Stroke of Twelve
It was August 1948 now and she had taken the singing up again because she was rather at a loose end.The Golden Lion
I must say I find myself at something of a loose end this morning.TEN STEPS TO HAPPINESS (2003)
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'loose end' in Other Languages
- Brazilian Portuguese: peças faltantes
- Chinese: > 尚未解释清楚的地方故事、情况或犯罪案件中
- European Spanish: cabo suelto
- French: détail inexpliqué
- German: loses Ende
- Italian: cosa da definire
- Japanese: 未決事項
- Korean: 결말이 나지 않은 부분
- Portuguese: peças faltantes
- Spanish: cabo suelto
Translation of loose end from the Collins English to French Dictionary