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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.
1) moose (m), 2) run-up (m)
n.
moose ; run-up
n.
vital impulse
[Med.]
n.
lyrical outburst
n.
patriotic fervour
n.
revolutionary fervour
n.
life force
n.
creative drive
n.
burst of emotion
n.
fit of anger
n.
surge of affection
n.
moment of fraternity
nm.
momentum of solidarity
n.
moment of generosity
n.
surge of brotherly feeling
n.
fit of love
n.
burst of enthusiasm
exp.
a surge of tenderness
nf.
run up
n.
standing jump
n.
jump path
exp.
to lose one's momentum
exp.
to take a run-up
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'elan' 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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