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élan  


      nm  
   (=animal)   elk, moose
     (SPORT, avant le saut)   run-up  
prendre son élan      to take a run-up  
prendre de l'élan      to gather speed  
     (fig)  
[+véhicule, entreprise]  
momentum  
perdre son élan      to lose one's momentum  
un élan de tendresse      a surge of tenderness  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
n.
moose ; run-up
n.
1) moose (m), 2) run-up (m)
n.
life force
n.
vital impulse
[Med.]
n.
lyrical outburst
n.
creative drive
n.
patriotic fervour
n.
revolutionary fervour
n.
moment of generosity
n.
fit of love
n.
burst of emotion
n.
fit of anger
n.
surge of affection
nm.
momentum of solidarity
n.
moment of fraternity
n.
burst of enthusiasm
n.
surge of brotherly feeling
n.
jump path
nf.
run up
n.
standing jump
exp.
to lose one's momentum
exp.
to take a run-up
exp.
to gather speed
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'élan' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
n.
élan
n.
élan
n.
élan
n.
élan
n.
élan
[Bus.]
n.
tiret ; élan
[Bus.]
n.
saut avec élan

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