French translation of 'peaked'
Example Sentences Including 'peaked'
Still wearing his peaked cap, complete with glinting Gold Badge, he sat gazing through the windscreen, waiting for us to join him.THE SCHEME FOR FULL EMPLOYMENT (2003)
The door swung open and Orsini entered, immense in his old reefer coat, a peaked cap on the side of his head.THE KEYS OF HELL (2002)
A man in some sort of uniform with a peaked cap was watching us.Skorpion's Death
Trends of 'peaked'
View usage over:
- (= mountain)
- (= highest level)
1988, the peak of the 1980s boom
1988, point culminant du boum des années 80to reach a peak of [number]
atteindre le chiffre de
⇒ a television audience reaching a peak of six million
un nombre de téléspectateurs atteignant le chiffre de 6 millionsa peak of fitness
⇒ They are trained to a peak of physical fitness.
Ils se sont entraînés jusqu'à être au mieux de leur forme.to be at the peak of one's powers
être en pleine possession de ses pouvoirs
- (= busiest part) [of rush hour, holiday season]the peak of the holiday season
la haute saisonat the peak of the holiday season
en haute saisonat the peak of the rush hour
au plus fort de l'heure de pointe
- (= best part) [of career, fame]
apogée mat the peak of
⇒ a politician at the peak of his popularity
un homme politique au sommet de sa popularitéto reach the peak of sth [career, fame]
atteindre l'apogée de qch
- [of cap]
- (= maximum) [demand, fitness, level]
maximum invat times of peak demand
lorsque la demande est à son plein
⇒ Extra beds can be brought into use at times of peak demand.
Des lits supplémentaires peuvent être mis en service lorsque la demande est à son plein.
- (= best) [condition]
optimal(e)to be at peak performance [player]
être au top niveau
- (= reach maximum) [temperature, spending]
atteindre son niveau maximum
atteindre son apogée
Example Sentences Including 'peak'
Ahead mountains loomed: a tall peak was catching the first rays of the sun.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
Now all he could do was hang his head, the peak of his cricket cap shielding his face from what he knew would be a terrible gaze.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
He had learned enough about business to know that a corner office was the horizontal peak of the mountain.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
Translation of peaked from the Collins English to French Dictionary