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bâtir  


      vt  
     [+maison, immeuble]   to build
     (fig)  
  [+réputation, fortune]  
to build  
bâtir sa réputation sur qch      to build one's reputation on sth  
     (COUTURE)  
  [+jupe, ourlet]  
to tack  
fil à bâtir      tacking thread  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

bâti, battoir, batik, bât

Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
v.
build
v.
build
exp.
tacking thread
n.
building stone
n.
building land
[Bus.]
exp.
to build one's reputation on sth
v.
build castles in the air
n.
regrouping of land
n.
sand
adj.
sand-colored
nm.
sea slug
n.
sandbag
n.
sand blast
[Tech.]
n.
quicksand
n.
sand dune
nf.
sand flea
exp.
less sand
n.
mortar sand
exp.
truck-load of sand
exp.
lorry-load of sand
nm.
sand castle
n.
tar sand
n.
river sand
n.
sandstorm
nm.
sandman
n.
sand dredger
n.
sandpit
n.
sand receptacle
n.
sand receptacles
n.
swirl of sand

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