French translation of 'sole'
- [of foot]
- [of shoe, sock]
- (= fish)
- (= only) [aim, purpose, concern, wage earner, survivor]
seul(e) (before n),
unique (before n)the sole reason
la seule et unique raisonto have sole responsibility for sth (= be the only one responsible for it)
⇒ She has the sole responsibility for bringing up the child.
L'éducation de l'enfant relève de sa seule responsabilité.
- (= exclusive) [agent, distributor, owner, right]
Example Sentences Including 'sole'
Almost in a stupor, he mechanically peeled off his foul weather gear, stacking the salt-encrusted pile on the cabin sole.Cormorant
Twenty yards down the beach a woman was hopping around at the water's edge, straining to examine the sole of her bare foot.AMAGANSETT (2004)
In the red dust were some footmarks, a trainer of some kind without a brand name in the sole.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
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Translation of sole from the Collins English to French Dictionary