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idée

English translation of idée

idea

The French word 'idée' translates directly to 'idea' in English. It is used in similar contexts as in English where an idea represents a concept, thought, or notion that can be formed mentally. It can be used in various phrases, as part of metaphorical expressions or colloquial language, similar to its English counterpart.


Example sentences using: idée

C'est une bonne idée.

English translation of C'est une bonne idée.

That's a good idea.

This sentence is expressing approval of an idea. 'Bonne' means 'good'.

Je n'aime pas cette idée.

English translation of Je n'aime pas cette idée.

I don't like this idea.

This sentence is expressing disapproval of an idea. 'N'aime pas' means 'don't like'.

J'adore cette idée!

English translation of J'adore cette idée!

I love this idea!

This sentence tells someone that you really appreciate their idea. 'J'adore' means 'I love'.

Cette idée est nouvelle pour moi.

English translation of Cette idée est nouvelle pour moi.

This idea is new to me.

This sentence is expressing that the speaker has never encountered this idea before. 'Nouvelle' means 'new'.

Je vais réfléchir à cette idée.

English translation of Je vais réfléchir à cette idée.

I will think about this idea.

This sentence indicates that the speaker will consider this idea. 'Réfléchir' means 'thinking' or 'reflecting'.

L'idée n'est pas claire.

English translation of L'idée n'est pas claire.

The idea is not clear.

This sentence is expressing that the speaker finds the idea vague or confusing. 'Claire' means 'clear'.

J'ai eu une idée géniale.

English translation of J'ai eu une idée géniale.

I had a brilliant idea.

This sentence indicates that the speaker has thought of a great idea. 'Géniale' means 'brilliant' or 'great'.

Elle a rejeté mon idée.

English translation of Elle a rejeté mon idée.

She rejected my idea.

This sentence tells that the woman did not accept the speaker's idea. 'Rejeté' means 'rejected'.

Peux-tu expliquer cette idée?

English translation of Peux-tu expliquer cette idée?

Can you explain this idea?

This sentence is asking someone to clarify what they mean by a particular idea. 'Expliquer' means 'explain'.

Son idée est très originale.

English translation of Son idée est très originale.

Her idea is very original.

This sentence is recognizing that the woman's idea is unique or creative. 'Originale' means 'original'.

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