French translation of 'stirring'
- (= rousing) [speech, performance, account, song]
Example Sentences Including 'stirring'
Brine had succeeded in stirring up a paranoia about cops that Daniel didn't know he had.The Unorthodox Murder of Rabbi Moss
Adam sat stirring a long black outside an Italian café near Covent Garden.LOST SUMMER (2002)
The clatter of hooves and wheels receding into Sutton Street came to Man as a hidden stirring in the depths of an immeasurable pool.Man's Loving Family
Trends of 'stirring'
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- (action of stirring)
to give sth a stir
- (= commotion)
sensation fto cause a stir
faire sensationto create a stir
créer la sensationto create a huge stir
provoquer un vif émoi
⇒ Her speech created a huge stir.
Son discours a provoqué un vif émoi.
- (= mix) [mixture, sauce, soup, tea]
remuerto stir sth into sth
mélanger qch à qch
- (= cause to move) [leaves, curtains]
agiterto stir sb into action
faire passer qn à l'action
⇒ The sight of them stirred him into action.
À leur vue, il passa à l'action.
- (= affect emotionally) [person]
- (= move slightly) [leaves]
⇒ The two women lay on their backs, not stirring.
Les deux femmes étaient allongées sur le dos, immobiles.
Example Sentences Including 'stir'
Then I can stir things up on Doug's behalf, get this sorted out nicely.Snowjob
I wouldn't put it past him to have bumped her off just to stir up a bit of scandal for his book.DEAD BEAT (2002)
Evander and his cousin weren't making any move to stir their stumps.Something in the Water
'stirring' in Other Languages
Translation of stirring from the Collins English to French Dictionary