(=postal address) adresse f
→ My address is 70 Brompton Road, London SW1.
What's your address? Quelle est votre adresse?
form of address titre m
→ I didn't know the correct form of address for an ambassador.
what form of address do you use for ... ? comment s'adresse-t-on à ... ?
(=speech) discours m , allocution f
→ the president's address to the people
to give an address prononcer une allocution
[+letter, parcel] adresser
→ Address it to me, please.
→ Did you address it correctly?
→ The letter is addressed to Dr Williams.
→ Applications should be addressed to the magazine's business affairs editor.
to be addressed to sb être adressé (e) à qn
[+person] s'adresser à
[+meeting] prendre la parole devant
→ He addressed a strike meeting in Bristol.
to address each other s'adresser la parole
→ The two politicians did not address each other.
to address a remark to sb adresser une remarque à qn
→ He addressed his remarks to Eleanor, ignoring me.
(using person's title)
to address sb as sth appeler qn qch
I heard him address her as darling. Je l'ai entendu l'appeler chérie.
→ The Duchess should be addressed as Your Grace.
(=tackle) to address o.s. to sth
[+problem, issue] aborder qch → Mr King addressed those fears when he spoke at the meeting. → In the book we addressed ourselves to the problem of ethics.
n carnet m d'adresses
n adresse f professionnelle
n adresse f
→ He left no contact address.
n nouvelle adresse f (où faire suivre le courrier)
He left no forwarding address. Il est parti sans laisser d'adresse.
n (on forms)
domicile m (permanent) , (as opposed to business address)
adresse f personnelle
What's your home address? Quelle est votre adresse ?
n adresse f IP
→ Every connection that you make to the network is stamped with your IP address.
n (US) adresse f postale
n adresse f habituelle
→ a driver's license that must show a permanent address
→ You need to give your permanent address.
public address system
n sonorisation f
the public address system la sonorisation
The news was announced on the public address system at the high school. La nouvelle a été annoncée par haut-parleur au collège.
State of the Union Address
n discours m sur l'état de l'Union