canapé

English translation: Sofa bed

16:37 Nov 28, 2006
French to English translations [PRO]
Sports / Fitness / Recreation
French term or phrase: canapé
This is related to skiing. Not being a skier, I would appreciate any comments.

This is a subheading and is just that one word:- Canapé
Anne McKee
Local time: 11:19
English translation:Sofa bed
Explanation:
In the context of a ski lodge, a canapé-lit would refer to a sofa bed. Does that fit the context?
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laloopi
Grading comment
Yes, you are right, I was looking for something more technical in the context but it is a simple sofa bed. Many thanks
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3 +1Sofa bed
laloopi


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Sofa bed


Explanation:
In the context of a ski lodge, a canapé-lit would refer to a sofa bed. Does that fit the context?

laloopi
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Yes, you are right, I was looking for something more technical in the context but it is a simple sofa bed. Many thanks

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ingeborg Gowans: that would be the only meaning other than "little snacks served on crackers" both are difficult to fit with skiing
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