French translation of 'picnic'
pique-nique mto have a picnic (= eat outside)
pique-niquer(= eat a simple meal)
⇒ We had a picnic on the beach.
Nous avons pique-niqué sur la plage.
⇒ We won't have any electricity but we can always have a picnic.
On n'a pas l'électricité mais on peut toujours pique-niquer.it'll be no picnic (informal) [experience, task, activity]see also picnic table, picnic site, picnic hamper, picnic lunch
ça ne va pas être de la tarte (inf)
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Example Sentences Including 'picnic'
On a picnic table, her bare feet resting on the bench, a woman sat peeling potatoes.C B Greenfield - A Little Madness
So she thought maybe your family and mine could go together for a picnic on Saturday.Anastasia Krupnik (3-in-1)
Little scenes, like the two of us having a picnic by a river, I was drinking wine.Coffin on the Water
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'picnic' in Other Languages
- Arabic: نُزْهَةُ الأَكْل فِي الهَواءِ الطَّلْق
- Brazilian Portuguese: piquenique
- Chinese: 野餐
- Croatian: piknik
- Czech: piknik
- Danish: picnic
- Dutch: picknick
- European Spanish: comida campestre
- Finnish: piknik
- French: pique-nique
- German: Picknick Picknicks
- Greek: πικνίκ
- Italian: picnic
- Japanese: ピクニック
- Korean: 소풍
- Norwegian: piknik
- Polish: piknik
- Portuguese: piquenique
- Romanian: picnic picnicuri
- Russian: пикник
- Spanish: comida campestre
- Swedish: picknick
- Thai: การไปเที่ยวนอกบ้านและนำอาหารไปรับประทาน
- Turkish: piknik
- Ukrainian: пікнік
- Vietnamese: cắm trại
Translation of picnic from the Collins English to French Dictionary