French translation of 'orchestra pit'
Example Sentences Including 'orchestra pit'
And with just a little whispering, I can hear winter ushering itself into the orchestra pit.THE CALLIGRAPHER (2003)
According to witnesses in the orchestra pit , an excruciating `Hark!MUSIC FOR BOYS (2003)
The orchestra pit , built on a raft inside the Olympic-size swimming pool, was finished.Final Resort
Trends of 'orchestra pit'
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- (= hole in the ground)
⇒ They dug a pit to bury the bodies in.
Ils ont creusé une fosse or un trou pour y enterrer les cadavres.
- (in road)
⇒ I'm trying to avoid all these pits in the road.
J'essaie d'éviter tous ces trous sur la route.
- (also coal pit)
puits m de mineto work in the pit
travailler à la mine
- (also orchestra pit)
- (US, = fruit stone)
the pit of one's stomach
le creux de l'estomacto have a funny feeling in the pit of one's stomach
avoir une curieuse sensation au creux de l'estomac
de la mine
Derived Formspits plural noun
- : the pits (in motor racing)
les stands mpl
- : to be the pits (informal)
Example Sentences Including 'pit'
Driving back afterwards, the blackness had invaded him, filling the pit of his stomach with cold bile.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
Something far worse than he lay hidden in the depths of the pit.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
Two punches to the pit of the stomach blasted away the rest of her fight.CHAMELEON (2002)
Translation of orchestra pit from the Collins English to French Dictionary