KudoZ home » French to English » General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters

réponse fumeuse

English translation: Vague

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
05:42 Nov 19, 2008
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
French term or phrase: réponse fumeuse
un vrai labyrinthe. On aboutit souvent à des pages ne concernant pas notre pays. Je préfèrerais certaines fois avoir un message me disant : cela n'est pas prévu qu'une réponse fumeuse avec 36 liens sans vraiment répondre à ma question.
Poornima Iyengar
Local time: 03:46
English translation:Vague
Or 'hazy', 'woolly'
Selected response from:

Eric Monarque
Local time: 06:16
Grading comment
Selected automatically based on peer agreement.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Summary of answers provided
4 +4Vague
Eric Monarque

Discussion entries: 1



19 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4

Or 'hazy', 'woolly'

Eric Monarque
Local time: 06:16
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Selected automatically based on peer agreement.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Emma Paulay: I like woolly.
56 mins

agree  Sandra Petch: "Wooly" and "hazy" both in Harrap's. Also defined in the Petit Robert.
2 hrs

agree  Helen Shiner: vague best IMO
4 hrs

agree  Jean-Louis S.
7 hrs
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

Voters for reclassification
PRO / non-PRO
Non-PRO (3): Sandra Petch, B D Finch, AllegroTrans

Return to KudoZ list

Changes made by editors
Nov 19, 2008 - Changes made by AllegroTrans:
LevelPRO » Non-PRO
Nov 19, 2008 - Changes made by B D Finch:
FieldMarketing » Other
Field (specific)Surveying » General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters

KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.

See also:

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search