French translation of 'remote'
- (= isolated) [area, village, building]
isolé(e)a remote village
un village isolé
- (= far in time) [past, future]
lointainin the remote past
dans un passé lointain
there is a remote possibility that ...
maigre (before n)
vague (before n)
⇒ The chances of his surviving are pretty remote.
Ses chances de survie sont assez maigres.
il y a une vague possibilité que ...
- (= not relevant)
remote from sth
éloigné(e) de qch
⇒ subjects that seem remote from teenagers' lives
des sujets qui semblent éloignés de la vie des adolescents
- (= unfriendly) [person]
Example Sentences Including 'remote'
She hit the remote timer for the three incendiaries, bypassing the one-hundred second delay.CHAMELEON (2002)
If I'd had the money I'd have gone off to some remote Pacific island, alone.RESCUING ROSE (2002)
Still, it was strange to feel that remote rippling of his love for her.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
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'remote' in Other Languages
- Arabic: بَعِيد
- Brazilian Portuguese: remoto remota
- Chinese: 遥远的
- Croatian: udaljen udaljena
- Czech: odlehlý
- Danish: fjern
- Dutch: ver
- European Spanish: remoto remota
- Finnish: kaukainen
- French: lointain
- German: entfernt
- Greek: απομακρυσμένος απομακρυσμένη
- Italian: remoto remota
- Japanese: 遠く離れた
- Korean: 멀리 떨어진
- Norwegian: fjern
- Polish: odległy odległa
- Portuguese: remoto remota
- Romanian: izolat izolat, izolată, izolați, izolate
- Russian: отдаленный отдаленная
- Spanish: remoto remota
- Swedish: långt borta
- Thai: ไกล
- Turkish: uzak
- Ukrainian: віддалений
- Vietnamese: xa xôi
Translation of remote from the Collins English to French Dictionary