brûler les étapes translation English | French-English dictionary

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vi.
shoot ahead
exp.
to cut corners
exp.
to make rapid progress
v.
burn (vt.,vi.) ; be burning (+inf.) (vt.,vi.)
n.
firewood
v.
run a (red) light (US) ; jump the lights (UK) ; shoot the lights (UK)
Passer un feu de circulation qui est au rouge
n.
methylated spirit
exp.
to light a candle
v.
burn your bridges (fig)
[Fig.] Accomplir un acte après lequel tout recul, tout revirement est impossible
adv.
step by step
[Bus.]
n.
stage race
exp.
to be dying to do sth
exp.
to burn sb in effigy
exp.
to burn an effigy of sb
exp.
to blow one's brains out
exp.
to light a candle
exp.
to make one last desperate attempt
v.
turn against former loves
exp.
to be dying to do sth
v.
turn against former loves
exp.
Burn that chair? But it's too nice!
v.
squander
n.
burnt person
n.
stage
n.
people with serious burns ; serious burn victims
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'brûler les étapes' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
v.
agir prématurément ; brûler les étapes
Collins

brûler  

      vt  
   [feu, objet brûlant]   to burn  
[eau bouillante]  
to scald
   (=consommer)  
  [+électricité, essence]  
to use
     [+feu rouge, signal]   to go through  
brûler les étapes      to make rapid progress  
   (=aller trop vite)   to cut corners  
      vi  
   (=se consumer)   to burn
     (jeu)    tu brûles      you're getting warm  
   (=être impatient)  
brûler de faire qch      to be dying to do sth  
brûler d'impatience de faire qch      to be dying to do sth  


alcool à brûler  
      nm   methylated spirits   (Grande-Bretagne)  , wood alcohol   (USA)     
brûler (se)  
      vpr/vi   to burn o.s.  ,   (avec de l'eau bouillante)    to scald o.s.
      vpr/réfl  
se brûler la cervelle      to blow one's brains out  
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