Translation of "devant" to English

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Dictionary translations for "devant"

le devant m noun Listen
pl. devants
front [frʌnt] (lieu) Listen
Il déambulait devant la voiture.
He was walking in front of the car.
devant preposition Listen
before [bɪˈfɔ:] (Sport) Listen
Une fille apparut devant moi.
A girl appeared before me.
outside [aut'saɪd] (près de) Listen
Je suis tombé sur un vieil ami à moi devant la gare.
I ran into an old friend of mine outside the station.
in front of (lieu, au sens propre et figuré)
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devoir verb Conjugation Listen
dois / dus / dû
have to (modal)
Tu vas devoir formuler quelques excuses.
You'll have to manufacture some kind of excuse.
owe [əu] (avoir à payer) Listen
Nick me doit dix dollars.
Nick owes me ten dollars.
be necessary (+on)
Il ne croit jamais devoir payer plus pour une chose qu'il n'est nécessaire.
He never believes in paying any more for a thing than is necessary.

Phrases with "devant" (63)

  1. de devant - front
  2. devant la cour - before the court
  3. devant un public - before an audience
  4. en admiration devant - lost in admiration for
  5. par devant - in front of
  6. aller au - devant - go and meet
  7. assignation devant le tribunal de grande instance - subpoena to appear before the high court
  8. avoir de beaux jours devant elle - have a promising future
  9. avoir de beaux jours devant elles - have a promising future
  10. avoir de beaux jours devant eux - have a promising future
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Contexts with "devant"

Il déambulait devant la voiture. He was walking in front of the car.
Une fille apparut devant moi. A girl appeared before me.
Il marchait devant la voiture. He was walking ahead of the car.
Je suis tombé sur un vieil ami à moi devant la gare. I ran into an old friend of mine outside the station.
Les suspects répondront, devant la cour de Sydney, des faits d'importation et de possession de drogues. The suspects will face charges for importing and possessing drugs in a Sydney court.
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