French translation of 'trimming'
- (= trim) (on clothing, curtains)
Derived Formstrimmings plural noun
- (cookery, = accompaniments)
garniture f: a dinner of turkey and all the trimmings
un repas de dinde avec son accompagnement,
un repas de dinde avec sa garniture
- (figurative, = extras): with all the trimmings
⇒ They were married with all the trimmings.
Ils se sont mariés en grande pompe.
Example Sentences Including 'trimming'
She was trimming his hair and they were laughing and joking, no idea he might be on death row.MR STARLIGHT (2004)
And so will you, unless you intend trimming car seats the rest of your life.MR STARLIGHT (2004)
His bespectacled features were gaunt, his clogged beard and mustache in severe need of trimming , his greasy hair the same.SACRAMENT (2001)
Trends of 'trimming'
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- (= neat and tidy)
- (= slender) [figure, person]
- (= haircut)
coupe f d'entretien
⇒ to have a trim
se faire faire une coupe d'entretien
- (= decoration) (on scarf, garment, furniture)
- (on car)
- (= good condition)
to keep in trim [person]
garder la formeto keep in good trim [person]
garder la forme
- (= decorate) [dress]
ornerto be trimmed with sth
être orné(e) de qch
- (nautical, navy) [sails]
Example Sentences Including 'trim'
Now who-" She stepped forward eagerly glancing along the trim blue lines that came on at a smart pace.Adrienne and the Chalet School
Behind the trim curtains the men were at home with their families, enjoying their Christmas together.The White Dove
The eaves of the Forest behind were clipped, and trim as a hedge.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
'trimming' in Other Languages
Translation of trimming from the Collins English to French Dictionary