French translation of 'twenties'
1. (= age)
to be in one’s twenties avoir la vingtaine
a woman in her twenties un femme d’une vingtaine d’années
I really enjoyed my early twenties. Je me suis beaucoup amusé quand j’avais vingt, vingt-cinq ans.
2. (= 1920s)
the twenties les années vingt
in the twenties dans les années vingt
the late twenties la fin des années vingt
the early twenties le début des années vingt
3. (= temperature)
The temperature sometimes gets up to the high twenties. De temps en temps la température frôle les trente degrés.
It rarely gets warmer here than the low twenties. Ici la température dépasse rarement les vingt degrés.
in the twenties dans les vingt degrés
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An American in his late twenties who was on the ferry with Roselli - possibly a graduate student by his description.CORMORANT
She was in her early twenties, with bleached white hair cropped close to her skull.WALL GAMES
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