scupper translation | English-French dictionary




      vt     (British)  
(=cause to fail)  

  [+plans, talks]  
faire capoter  
  [+hopes, chance]  
  [+boat, ship]  
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
See also:

supper, super, supplier, sapper

scupper v.

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"scupper": examples and translations in context
Wait --and the people from the scupper got better at exactly the same time you did. Les gens du Scupper se sont rétablis en même temps que toi.
- Shiny scupper. Du Shiny Scupper, c'est tout.
A scupper! Un dalot!
(5) Every scupper pipe that leads from a superstructure other than an enclosed superstructure, a deckhouse or a companionway required by subsection 10(2) shall drain overboard. (5) Tout tuyau de dalot desservant une superstructure, autre qu'une superstructure fermée, un rouf ou un capot de descente exigés au paragraphe 10(2), débouche à l'extérieur du bâtiment.
Scupper pipes with valves and that lead from adjacent compartments may be fitted and lead into a strongly constructed scupper drain tank situated in a machinery space or tunnel. Des conduites de dalots avec soupapes partant de compartiments adjacents peuvent être installées et aboutir à un réservoir de vidange de dalots de construction solide, situé dans une tranche des machines ou un tunnel.
However, sooner or later, we knew we'd have to scupper the car. Mais tôt ou tard, on savait qu'il faudrait abandonner la voiture.
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