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perte

English translation of perte

loss

The French word 'perte' translates to 'loss' in English. It is often used in contexts such as finance, death, or losing an object. Much like in English, 'perte' can be used in a broad range of situations, from the loss of physical objects to abstract concepts such as the loss of time.


Example sentences using: perte

La perte de ma chevalière a été un grand choc pour moi.

English translation of La perte de ma chevalière a été un grand choc pour moi.

The loss of my signet ring was a great shock to me.

The speaker is expressing how distressed they felt when they lost their signet ring, suggesting it holds great value to them, either monetarily or sentimentally.

Son départ a été une grande perte pour l'équipe.

English translation of Son départ a été une grande perte pour l'équipe.

His departure was a great loss for the team.

This sentence is used when someone important leaves a team, leading to a significant impact on the team's performance or morale.

Il y a eu une perte de temps énorme à cause de la confusion.

English translation of Il y a eu une perte de temps énorme à cause de la confusion.

There was a huge loss of time because of the confusion.

This sentence means that a lot of time was wasted due to disorganization or lack of clarity.

J'ai souffert d'une perte d'audition après l'accident.

English translation of J'ai souffert d'une perte d'audition après l'accident.

I suffered from a loss of hearing after the accident.

This sentence is used when someone loses their hearing ability as a direct result of an accident.

Elle a subi une perte financière considérable après l'échec de son entreprise.

English translation of Elle a subi une perte financière considérable après l'échec de son entreprise.

She suffered a substantial financial loss after her business failed.

This sentence refers to the financial difficulties one faces due to business failure.

La perte de la boussole nous a laissé désorientés en pleine mer.

English translation of La perte de la boussole nous a laissé désorientés en pleine mer.

The loss of the compass left us disoriented in the middle of the sea.

The speaker is expressing how losing the compass led them to lose direction while at sea.

Je ressens encore la perte de mon grand-père.

English translation of Je ressens encore la perte de mon grand-père.

I still feel the loss of my grandfather.

The speaker is conveying the sense of continued sadness from losing their beloved grandfather.

Une fuite dans le pipeline a causé une perte d'huile massive.

English translation of Une fuite dans le pipeline a causé une perte d'huile massive.

A leak in the pipeline caused a huge loss of oil.

This sentence talks about a significant oil leakage caused by a faulty pipeline.

Après la tempête, la perte de récolte a été dévastatrice pour les agriculteurs.

English translation of Après la tempête, la perte de récolte a été dévastatrice pour les agriculteurs.

After the storm, the loss of crops was devastating for the farmers.

This sentence refers to the severely adverse impact a storm has had on farmers by damaging their crops.

Le document explique comment prévenir la perte de données.

English translation of Le document explique comment prévenir la perte de données.

The document explains how to prevent data loss.

It indicates that there's a document providing instructions on how to avoid losing data.

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