English translation of 'énigme'
Example Sentences Including 'énigme'
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A. B L'uniforme, on pourrait croire que c'est une façon de neutraliser l'énigme.Marie Claire
Car le succès du livre a son revers : la beauté esthétique du procédé tend à éclipser l'énigme policière.
Le roman se refermait sur cette énigme et sur ce glissement d'identité.Le Monde (1999)
Parce qu'elles font surgir une énigme, une inquiétude irrésolue.Le Monde (2001)
Que Marie soit la résolution de l'énigme de sa disparition lui plaisait au point de lui faire oublier tout reproche.L'enfance de l'art
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'énigme' in Other Languages
British English: puzzle /ˈpʌzl/ NOUN
A puzzle is a question, game, or toy which you have to think about carefully in order to answer it correctly or put it together properly.
...a word puzzle.
- American English: puzzle
- Arabic: لُغْز
- Brazilian Portuguese: charada
- Chinese: 谜
- Croatian: zagonetka
- Czech: hádanka rébus
- Danish: gåde
- Dutch: puzzel
- European Spanish: rompecabezas
- Finnish: arvoitus
- French: énigme
- German: Rätsel
- Greek: γρίφος
- Italian: puzzle
- Japanese: 難問
- Korean: 난문제
- Norwegian: puslespill
- Polish: łamigłówka
- European Portuguese: charada
- Romanian: enigmă
- Russian: головоломка
- Spanish: rompecabezas
- Swedish: pussel
- Thai: ปริศนา
- Turkish: bilmece
- Ukrainian: головоломка
- Vietnamese: vấn đề khó
British English: conundrum NOUN
A conundrum is a problem or puzzle which is difficult or impossible to solve.
...this theological conundrum of the existence of evil and suffering in a world created by a good God.
British English: enigma NOUN
If you describe something or someone as an enigma, you mean they are mysterious or difficult to understand.
There have been whole books written about him, and still he remains an enigma.
Translation of énigme from the Collins French to English
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