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dagger

  

      n   poignard    m     
to be at daggers drawn      être à couteaux tirés  
→ She and her mother were at daggers drawn.        
to be at daggers drawn with sb      être à couteaux tirés avec qn  
to look daggers at sb      foudroyer qn du regard  
→ She looked daggers at me.        


cloak-and-dagger  
      modif   clandestin (e)     
→ She was released from prison in a cloak-and-dagger operation yesterday ...        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
See also:

danger, digger, dowager, daughter

dagger n.
poignard

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
n.
coup de poignard
adv.
à couteaux tirés
adj.
clandestin
v.
lancer des regards furieux
pr. part
lançant des regards furieux
exp.
foudroyer qn du regard
exp.
être à couteaux tirés
exp.
être à couteaux tirés avec qn
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'dagger' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
n.
dagger
n.
dagger ; knife
v.
look daggers
adj.
at daggers drawn
adj.
at daggers drawn
exp.
to look daggers at sb
[Fig.]
"dagger": examples and translations in context
Fragment of a carved triangular ivory dagger from al-Fudayn in Mafraq. Fragment de dague triangulaire en ivoire gravé, provenant du site d’al-Foudayn à Mafraq.
When my uncle sees the power of this dagger, he'il believe me. Quand mon oncle verra le pouvoir de cette dague, il me croira.
For now, with a single thrust of this dagger, we shall all be set free! Maintenant, il me suffit d'enfoncer cette dague pour qu'on soit libérés!
Our invasion wasn't about weapon forges. It was about this dagger. Notre invasion n'était pas pour les armes, mais pour cette dague.
Opening the dagger while it's inside the glass breaks the seal. Si on ouvrait la dague dans le Sablier, le sceau serait brisé.
There is my dagger, and here my naked breast. Voila mon poignard, et voici ma poitrine nue.
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