intervenir

SpeakerEcouter:
French
 /ɛ̃tɛʀvəniʀ/

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Principal Translations/Principales traductions
intervenir viverbe intransitif: verbe qui s'utilise sans complément d'objet direct (COI). Ex : "Il est parti." "Elle a ri." (agir)intervene, act viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  step in vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
  take action v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Les pompiers sont intervenus pour éteindre l'incendie.
intervenir viverbe intransitif: verbe qui s'utilise sans complément d'objet direct (COI). Ex : "Il est parti." "Elle a ri." (avoir lieu)take place v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  come up, crop up v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  occur viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 Une vive discussion est intervenue entre tous les participants.
intervenir viverbe intransitif: verbe qui s'utilise sans complément d'objet direct (COI). Ex : "Il est parti." "Elle a ri." (prendre la parole)speak viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
   (in discussion)take part v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Plusieurs personnes sont intervenues pendant le débat.
intervenir viverbe intransitif: verbe qui s'utilise sans complément d'objet direct (COI). Ex : "Il est parti." "Elle a ri." (demander une faveur)intercede viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  intervene on [sb]'s behalf v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
   (informal)put in a word for [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Pierre demande au maire d'intervenir en sa faveur.
intervenir viverbe intransitif: verbe qui s'utilise sans complément d'objet direct (COI). Ex : "Il est parti." "Elle a ri." (jouer un rôle dans qch)take part v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  perform viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
 Tous les acteurs interviennent dans l'acte final de la pièce.
  Is something important missing? Report an error or suggest an improvement.
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