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Meaning of "en plein" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD EN PLEIN

From French: in full.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF EN PLEIN

en plein  [French] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF EN PLEIN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
En plein can act as an adjective and an adverb.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES EN PLEIN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of en plein in the English dictionary

The definition of en plein in the dictionary is placed entirely on a single number, etc.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH EN PLEIN


aubade
French
auberge
French
boudin
French
chanteuse
French
coquille
French
entente
French
entremets
French
Fauve
French
flacon
French
longueur
French
mondaine
French
monsieur
French
poussin
French
quinze
French
remblai
French
verlan
French

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE EN PLEIN

en attendant
en bloc
en brochette
en brosse
en clair
en dash
en face
en famille
en garde
en masse
en papillote
en passant
en pension
en prise
en rapport
en route
en rule
en suite
enable
enablement

WORDS THAT END LIKE EN PLEIN

acrolein
brasilein
brazilein
cerulein
gallein
Klein
Kwajalein
mullein
nuclein
olein
phenolphthalein
phthalein
terreplein
triolein
villein

Synonyms and antonyms of en plein in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «en plein» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF EN PLEIN

Find out the translation of en plein to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of en plein from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «en plein» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

EN PLEIN
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

en plein
570 millions of speakers

English

en plein
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एन Plein
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أون بلين
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ан Plein
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

en plein
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

En plein
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

en plein
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

En plein
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

en plein
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

専用外光派
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

엉 흘리
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

En plein
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

en plein
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

En plein
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

En plein
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

En plein
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

en plein
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

pl plener
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ан Plein
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

en plein
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

en plein
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

en Plein
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

en plein
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

en plein
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of en plein

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «EN PLEIN»

The term «en plein» is very widely used and occupies the 18.515 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «EN PLEIN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about en plein

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «EN PLEIN»

Discover the use of en plein in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to en plein and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Artist's Projects You Can Paint - 10 Experiments with ...
With a crystal-clear focus on the projects and only the projects, this series will speak to readers hungering for simple instruction to create works of their own.
Betty Billups, 2005
2
Painting North Carolina: Impressions En Plein Air
Take a visual tour of North Carolina, from the majestic mountains in the west to the sunlit shores of the east, and you'll see why this is one of the most popular places to live, or visit, in the United States."--BOOK JACKET.
Kimberlee C. Maselli, 2008
3
Painting Missouri: The Counties en Plein Air
Paintings and essays are combined to create this evocative collection of scenes and seasons that captures the rich diversity of each of Missouri's one hundred and fourteen counties.
‎2008
4
En plein coeur
Jean Pincemaille, Sophie-Dorothée KLEINER. En plein coeur“ 1 o J ~“'a Poesœs ' ' En plein cœur Textes de Jean Pincemaille Dessins de Sophie-Dorothée. Front Cover.
Jean Pincemaille, Sophie-Dorothée KLEINER
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En plein coeur - Poésies en noir et blanc
Jean Pincemaille, Sophie-Dorothée KLEINER. En plein cœu Poésies en noir et blanc" Jean Pincemaille “ ; SÛPhÎB-Dorothe'e Kleiner En plein cœur Textes de Jean Pincemaille Dessins de Sophie-Dorothée. Front Cover.
Jean Pincemaille, Sophie-Dorothée KLEINER
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Grand Dictionnaire Hachette-Oxford
... (r)/ Aadj [collision] en plein vol Bin midair adv phr (in mid-flight) en plein vol; (in the air) en l'air; his fork stopped in d sa fourVchette s'arrêta en l'air; to leave sth in d fig laisser qch en suspens Midas ...
Marie-Hélène Corréard, Valerie Grundy, Jean-Benoit Ormal-Grenon, 2007
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Luxury Hotels: Africa, Middle East
Dans les Emirat« Arabes Unis, les hôtels ont les dimensions de petites villes. Les états du Golfe sont plus que jamais en plein essor et en passe de devenir des destinations de vacance« de premiere classe pour une clientèle exigeante.
Martin Nicholas Kunz, 2005
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Articles on Artistic Techniques, Including: En Plein Air, ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Hephaestus Books, 2011
9
Les 365 Meditations: Pour Les Couples Christians.
ÇA SE FAIT TARD QUE NOUS NE LE PENSONS Romains 13:12-13 La nuit est avancée, le jour approche. Dépouillons-nous donc des œuvres des ténèbres, et revêtons les armes de la lumière. Marchons honnêtement, comme en plein jour,  ...
Francois Akoa-Mongo, 2011
10
Artistic Techniques: Camera Obscura, En Plein Air, ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Source: Wikipedia, Books, LLC, Books Group, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «EN PLEIN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term en plein is used in the context of the following news items.
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Outdoors: En Plein Air: Algoma painting adventures
Canada's Group of Seven did this over many painting excursions to the Algoma region of Northern Ontario. Leaving the big city behind, the ... «SooToday.com, Jul 15»
2
More Arts, Briefly, July 8
... here for the Plein Air for the Park festival, will congregate at Schwabacher Landing in Grand Teton National Park to paint “en plein air.”. «Jackson Hole News&Guide, Jul 15»
3
Around the block
He paints local scenes which are often rendered en plein air. His work will be on display through Aug. 28. For more information, visit ... «The Augusta Chronicle, Jul 15»
4
Around the Park: Parade perseveres in pouring rain
... of the Chesapeake's veteran's program, Hannah Carr also appeared as a model during Treasures' "En Plein Air" fashion show at Park Plaza. «CapitalGazette.com, Jul 15»
5
Neither Rain, Pigs, Nor Snow Will Keep Colorado Plein Air Painters …
"The French call it 'plen air' – 'en plein air,' actually, and they are the ones who coined the term," said plein air painter Danna Hildebrand. «KUNC, Jul 15»
6
Artists return to paint in Teton park
Kathy Wipfler has braved the elements to paint “en plein air.” She has dealt with rain and 20-below-zero temperatures. She has painted under a ... «Jackson Hole News&Guide, Jul 15»
7
Postcards from Nice and Monaco
It's not uncommon to see modern-day artists painting en plein air on the shoreline as, nearby, fishermen cast their lines into the Mediterranean ... «Tampabay.com, Jul 15»
8
Public invited to opening reception for 'Passionate Expressions'
Once he was able to dedicate his full attention to mastering the various techniques he needed to paint outside (En Plein Air), he made a ... «Gaston Gazette, Jul 15»
9
Marietta watercolor painter hopes to 'render the scene and move …
His specialty is watercolor paintings, but he experiments with pencil sketching and painting en plein air. “I'm more of a studio painter,” he said. «Auburn Citizen, Jul 15»
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For Teresa Duke, Teaching and Painting are a Perfect Fit
Duke likes to keep a balance in her work between painting from reference watercolors or photographs and working outside en plein air. «Leesburg Today, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
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