flint translation | English-French dictionary

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flint

  
      n  
   (=stone)   silex    m     
→ ... eyes the colour of flint.        
     (in lighter)    pierre    f   (à briquet)
      modif  
[arrowhead, tool]  
en silex  
→ ... a flint arrowhead.        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
See also:

flit, fling, flintlock, flirt

flint n.
silex

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
n.
chalicose
[Med.]
n.
pierre à briquet
n.
signe de Flint
[Med.]
n.
roulement de Flint
[Med.]
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'flint' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
n.
flint
n.
flint
n.
flint
n.
flint glass
v.
1. use a flint to start a fire 2. court a woman 3. have sex ; hit it ; light the lamp (fig) 4. bang legs together when walking
1. créer une étincelle avec une pierre à briquet pour allumer un feu 2. faire la cour à une femme 3. avoir des relations sexuelles 4. se cogner les jambes en marchant
exp.
skin a flint; be able to make money by any means
n.
Flint's murmur
[Med.]
n.
Flint's murmur
[Med.]
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"flint": examples and translations in context
MAKEFrom flint it is possible to produce assegai blades or stone axes. FABRIQUERA partir de silex, il est possible de fabriquer des pointes de sagaie ou des haches de pierre.
In addition, the winning tribe gets fire in the form of flint. En plus, la tribu gagnante obtient le feu sous la forme d'un silex.
In egyptian mythology, flint was the symbol for protection and retribution. Dans la mythologie égyptienne, le silex symbolisait la protection et la vengeance.
Whilst with no softer cushion than the flint - I kneel before thee. Sans autre coussin que la pierre, je m'agenouille devant toi.
I would say that's a fresh flint, from the size of it. Cette pierre me semble neuve, à voir sa taille.
Flint. I always saw it as a piece of flint. Pour moi c'est une pierre qu'il a à la place du cœur.
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