French translation of 'swum'
past participle of verb
- of swim
Example Sentences Including 'swum'
They had swum , struggled, clothes dragging them down, swallowing great quantities of Elbe water, sure that they were drowning.In Love and War
He was dressed in waterproof clothing which covered him from head to foot, suggesting he may have swum in from a boat.THE GREENSTONE GRAIL: The Sangreal Trilogy One (2004)
A man on a beach, who has swum in from a boat, only I believe they never traced the boat, nor found any sign of companions.THE GREENSTONE GRAIL: The Sangreal Trilogy One (2004)
Trends of 'swum'
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- [person, animal, fish]
⇒ Can you swim?
Tu sais nager?to swim across sth
⇒ She swam across the river.
Elle a traversé la rivière à la nage.to swim ashore
nager jusqu'au rivageto go swimming (in the sea, a river)
aller nager(in a swimming pool)
aller à la piscine
- (as sport)
faire de la natation
- (= spin) [head, room]
- (= be covered in, full of)
to be swimming in sth [sauce, oil]
baigner dans qch
⇒ The steak was swimming in thick sauce.
Le steak baignait dans une sauce épaisse.
⇒ His eyes were swimming with tears.
Ses yeux étaient baignés de larmes.
- [river, the Channel]
traverser (à la nage)
⇒ Once I swam eight kilometres.
Un jour j'ai nagé huit kilomètres.to swim a length
nager une longueur
to go for a swim
aller se baigner
Example Sentences Including 'swim'
Lisa came and sat down on the bottom half of the sun lounge where Malone, in swim trunks, was stretched out.Murder Song
They were in her arms, they were all in the water, they were holding hands... Eileen was telling her Gwen couldn't swim.Lost Children
Mostly I go straight to work, but sometimes I go for a swim first.THE EXECUTION (2002)
Translation of swum from the Collins English to French Dictionary