French translation of 'prize'
to win a prize gagner un prix
to be awarded a prize for sth se voir décerner un prix pour qch
the Nobel Prize for ... le prix Nobel de ...
He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1985. Il s’est vu décerner le prix Nobel de physique en 1985.
to be the winner of a prize être le lauréat (la lauréate) d’un prix
[example, specimen] parfait(e) (before n)
[idiot] parfait(e) (before n)
2. [bull, carnations] primé(e)
(= value highly) priser
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Example Sentences Including 'prize'
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Theirs was a special, highly prized skill.The Constraints of Corporate Tradition (1987)
There was a glass marble at the top of the bottle which was much prized as marbles were at a premium.Lost Voices of the Edwardians: 19011910 in the words of the Men & Women Who Were There (2006)
An independent mind is greatly to be prized in politics.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Applicants with such grades will be highly prized by universities.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Evidently they were still highly prized 300 years after they were made.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Expert knowledge of foreign countries was highly prized.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It had no styling at all but it was extremely well made, a feature much prized in the shires.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The can-do attitude of the military is greatly prized by politicians and a credit to the Services.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The tiny'wild' ones are the most highly prized of all.The Sun (2013)
Their own giant eggs are much prized as food in Iceland.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
There are good reasons why Scandinavian drama is so highly prized.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
There is a culture of respect and recognition, and there is training specifically on teamwork, a quality prized by the company.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
They're often highly prized works that people are loath to part with.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
I had thought her some prized and valued bride the way you honor her.THE WOLF AND THE DOVE
Morecambe Bay brown shrimp are particularly prized.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Table six is the most highly prized.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Wiltshire truffles are particularly prized and feature on the menus of some of Britain's best restaurants.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
They are highly prized in Europe.Food Watch (1994)
They are now highly prized in French restaurants.Food Watch (1994)
The fish are particularly prized in Japan for sushi and sashimi.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Bearing, cultural knowledge and being socially adept are all skills prized by employers.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The goal of politeness emerged in 18th-century society and was highly prized.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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'prize' in Other Languages
British English: prize /praɪz/ NOUN
A prize is something valuable, such as money or a trophy, that is given to the winner of a game or competition.
He won first prize.
- American English: prize
- Arabic: جَائِزَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: prêmio
- Chinese: 奖赏
- Croatian: nagrada
- Czech: cena odměna
- Danish: præmie
- Dutch: prijs beloning
- European Spanish: premio
- Finnish: palkinto voitettu
- French: prix concours
- German: Preis Gewinn
- Greek: έπαθλο
- Italian: premio
- Japanese: 賞
- Korean: 상
- Norwegian: premie
- Polish: nagroda
- European Portuguese: prémio
- Romanian: premiu
- Russian: приз
- Spanish: premio
- Swedish: pris
- Thai: รางวัล
- Turkish: ödül
- Ukrainian: приз
- Vietnamese: giải thưởng
British English: prize VERB
Something that is prized is wanted and admired because it is considered to be very valuable or very good quality.
Military figures, made out of lead are prized by collectors.
Translation of prize from the Collins English to French Dictionary