French translation of riveting
- [performance, show, book, speaker, personality]
Example Sentences Including 'riveting'
The wind tugged at the gold fringes and the silk bellied out, making a riveting splash of colour amongst the drab greys.The White Dove
--- Clell Miller... Blah, blah, blah --- Nothing particularly riveting.BEHINDLINGS (2002)
Leo had no need to answer for a voice now blared from the floor riveting everyone's attention.Dreams of Innocence
Trends of 'riveting'
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- (= captivate)
captiverto be riveted by sth
être captivé(e) par qch
- (= fix)
to be riveted to the spot [person]
être cloué(e) sur place
- (= fasten with rivets)
- (= fix)
to rivet on sth [eyes, gaze]
se fixer sur qch
Example Sentences Including 'rivet'
All around her clustered the workmen who had built her, rivet by rivet.Seize the Reckless Wind
Every rivet in her dear old hull is rattling, every weld straining.Let Not the Deep
Every rivet is going to be Redcoat's the moment it's put in.Seize the Reckless Wind
'riveting' in Other Languages
Translation of riveting from the Collins English to French Dictionary