French translation of source
- (= origin) [of energy, income, information, supplies]
- (= person or book providing information)
⇒ I have it from a reliable source that ...
Je sais de source sûre que ...
- (= cause) [of worry, problem, pollution]
- [of river]
- (= obtain) [product, raw materials]
se fournir ensourced from
⇒ furniture sourced from all over the world
des meubles provenant du monde entier
Example Sentences Including 'source'
They drove slowly on roads where sheep were the major source of traffic.CHAMELEON (2002)
With Ellie being threatened from an unknown source , he'd cast around for likely suspects.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
Only the farmers of Medalon, for whom children were a convenient source of cheap labour, tended towards large families.TREASON KEEP (2001)
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Translation of source from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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