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baisser

  
      vt  
     [+vitre, manette, yeux]   to lower
     [+radio, chauffage]   to turn down  
Il fait moins froid, tu peux baisser le chauffage.      It's not so cold, you can turn down the heating.  
     (AUTOMOBILES)  
  [+phares]  
to dip   (Grande-Bretagne)  , lower   (USA)  
      vi  
[température, niveau, taux]  
to fall, to drop  
Le prix des CD a baissé.      The price of CDs has fallen.  
faire baisser        [+température, niveau, taux]   to bring down  


baisser (se)  
      vpr/vi   to bend down  
Il s'est baissé pour ramasser son mouchoir.      He bent down to pick up his handkerchief.  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
v.
decrease
[Bus.]
v.
lower (vt.) ; dim (vt.) ; fall (vi.)
v.
bend
[Bus.]
v.
lower the flag (vi.) ; show the white flag (vi.)
exp.
to bring down
v.
lower
exp.
to turn the sound down
vi.
1) give up, 2) lower the arms
n.
pen down
[Comp.]
exp.
to give up
v.
lay down arms
v.
lower one's guard
= faire moins attention ; diminuer son système de défense
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'baisser' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
v.
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exp.
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baisser
exp.
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vi.
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exp.
baisser qch
v.
faire baisser
pr. part
faisant baisser
exp.
baisser le ton
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