over in the Oxford-Hachette French Dictionary

Translations for over in the English»French Dictionary

I.over1 [Brit ˈəʊvə, Am ˈoʊvər] PREP Over is used after many verbs in English ( change over, fall over, lean over etc.). For translations, consult the appropriate verb entry ( change, fall, lean etc.).
over is often used with another preposition in English ( to, in, on) without altering the meaning. In this case over is usually not translated in French: to be over in France = être en France; to swim over to sb = nager vers qn.
over is often used with nouns in English when talking about superiority ( control over, priority over etc.) or when giving the cause of something ( delays over, trouble over etc.). For translations, consult the appropriate noun entry ( control, priority, delay, trouble etc.).
over is often used as a prefix in verb combinations ( overeat), adjective combinations ( overconfident) and noun combinations ( overcoat). These combinations are treated as headwords in the dictionary.
For particular usages see the entry below.

8. over (in the course of):

III.over1 [Brit ˈəʊvə, Am ˈoʊvər] ADJ ADV

See also trouble, priority, leave over, lean, fall away, fall, delay, control, change

I.trouble [Brit ˈtrʌb(ə)l, Am ˈtrəb(ə)l] Troubles NOUN

1. trouble U (problems):

2. trouble (difficulties):

3. trouble (effort, inconvenience):

4. trouble:

III.trouble [Brit ˈtrʌb(ə)l, Am ˈtrəb(ə)l] Troubles VERB trans

1. trouble (bother) person:

V.trouble [Brit ˈtrʌb(ə)l, Am ˈtrəb(ə)l] Troubles

priority [Brit prʌɪˈɒrɪti, Am praɪˈɔrədi] NOUN

I.leave over VERB [Brit liːv -, Am liv -] (leave [sth] over)

I.lean [Brit liːn, Am lin] NOUN (meat)

II.lean [Brit liːn, Am lin] ADJ

III.lean <prét, part passé leaned or leant> [Brit liːn, Am lin] VERB trans

IV.lean <prét, part passé leaned or leant> [Brit liːn, Am lin] VERB intr

fall away VERB [Brit fɔːl -, Am fɔl -]

I.fall [Brit fɔːl, Am fɔl] NOUN

III.fall <prét fell, part passé fallen> [Brit fɔːl, Am fɔl] VERB intr

1. fall (come down):

2. fall:

9. fall ground → fall away

IV.fall [Brit fɔːl, Am fɔl]

I.delay [Brit dɪˈleɪ, Am dəˈleɪ] NOUN

II.delay [Brit dɪˈleɪ, Am dəˈleɪ] VERB trans

III.delay [Brit dɪˈleɪ, Am dəˈleɪ] VERB intr

I.control [Brit kənˈtrəʊl, Am kənˈtroʊl] NOUN

1. control U (domination):

II.control <part prés controlling; prét, part passé controlled> [Brit kənˈtrəʊl, Am kənˈtroʊl] VERB trans

III.to control oneself VERB refl

I.change [Brit tʃeɪn(d)ʒ, Am tʃeɪndʒ] NOUN

1. change (alteration):

3. change (fresh, different experience):

5. change (cash):

II.change [Brit tʃeɪn(d)ʒ, Am tʃeɪndʒ] VERB trans

1. change (alter):