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empty  

      adj  
   (=containing nothing)  
[container, bottle, glass, plate, pockets]  
vide  
→ He noticed that Eric's glass was empty.        
→ empty cans of lager        
→ an empty milk bottle        
→ Petra pushed her empty plate to one side        
[space, room, house, seat]   vide  
→ The room was bare and empty.        
→ There was no reply; the house was empty        
[street, area]   désert (e)     
→ The roads were nearly empty.        
empty of      vide de  
→ The streets were empty of people        
→ the beaches and roads are empty of summer traffic        
to stand empty      [house, building]   être vide  
→ Entire blocks stand empty with boarded-up windows        
→ no one should remain homeless while houses stand empty        
on an empty stomach      à jeun  
→ I made the mistake of drinking wine on an empty stomach.        
→ You should take this medicine on an empty stomach.        
   (=unfulfilled)  
[threat, promise, words]  
en l'air, vain (e)     
→ Sometimes I make empty threats that I have no intention of carrying out.        
→ The boast seemed like empty bravado        
→ If this is the case, then improvement in people's welfare and in the environment will merely be empty words        
an empty gesture      un geste vide de sens  
→ the event was perceived as no more than an empty gesture        
   (=pointless, life, days)   vide  
→ Life somehow seems empty and pointless        
an empty feeling      un sentiment de vide  
→ Why was there such a flat, empty feeling?        
to feel empty      [person]   se sentir vide  
→ she felt empty inside after her bereavement        
→ my children had grown up and I felt empty and detached from my husband        
empty of hope      sans espoir  
empty of meaning      vide de sens  
      vt  
     [+container, ashtray, bin, glass]   vider  
→ I emptied the ashtray.        
→ We must empty the bins before we go away.        
  [+room]   vider  
to empty one's pockets      vider ses poches  
→ And now - all of you empty your pockets, please        
to empty one's mind      se vider la tête, se vider l'esprit  
→ She emptied her mind and let the music fill it        
to empty one's bladder      se vider la vessie  
     [+solid contents]   vider  
→ He made her empty the contents of her handbag        
→ He emptied the contents into the palm of his hand.        
  [+liquid contents]   verser  
→ Empty the contents of the jar into a bowl        
to empty sth into sth      (=pour out)   verser qch dans qch  
→ Empty the noodles into a serving bowl.        
      vi  
   [room, hall, stadium]   se vider  
→ The stadium emptied at the end of the match.        
→ There was a terrible smell, and the room emptied in seconds.        
   [liquid]   s'écouler  
to empty into      [river]   se jeter dans, se déverser dans  
      n   (=bottle)   bouteille    f   vide  


empty out  
      vt sep   vider  
empty-handed  
      adj   les mains vides  
to go away empty-handed      partir les mains vides  
→ Delegates from the warring sides held a new round of peace talks but went away empty-handed.        
to return empty-handed      revenir les mains vides, revenir bredouille  
→ Shirley returned home empty-handed from her shopping trip.        
empty-headed  
      adj   écervelé (e)  
Traduction Dictionnaire Collins Anglais - Francais  
Dictionnaire Collaboratif     Anglais-Français
v.
vider (vt.) ; se vider (vr.)
adj.
vide
exp.
vide de
n.
promesse en l'air
exp.
un bocal vide
exp.
sans espoir
exp.
se jeter dans
exp.
se déverser dans
exp.
vide de sens
exp.
un sentiment de vide
exp.
se sentir vide
exp.
être vide
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'empty' également trouvé dans les traductions du dictionnaire Français-Anglais
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empty
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empty
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empty
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empty set
n.
empty talk
n.
empty shell
[Bus.]
n.
empty weight
[Bus.]

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