ficelle translation | French-English dictionary

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ficelle

  
      nf  
   string    no pl     
(=morceau)  
piece of string, length of string  
Passe-moi un bout de ficelle.      Give me a piece of string.  
tirer sur la ficelle        (fig)   to go too far  
   (=pain)   stick of French bread   (thinner than a baguette)  
   ficelles  
      nfpl     (fig)   strings  
apprendre les ficelles      to learn the ropes  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
ficelle n.
thread

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
n.
trick of the trade
exp.
Give me a piece of string.
n.
packing thread
[Tech.]
exp.
a bit of string
exp.
to go too far
[Fig.]
nfpl.
things that stick out ; things that are very visible ; things that are crude
[Pej] Des procédés grossiers, très visibles.
exp.
to learn the ropes
v.
tie up
n.
hepar lobatum
[Med.]
exp.
to be badly got up
exp.
to be badly put together
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'ficelle' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
n.
ficelle
[Med.]
n.
ficelle
n.
ficelle
exp.
Elle a enroulé la ficelle pour en faire une pelote.
exp.
un bout de ficelle
v.
connu les ficelles
exp.
tirer des ficelles
n.
images en ficelles
[Med.]
exp.
tirer les ficelles
past part.
connu les ficelles
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"ficelle": examples and translations in context
Avec de la ficelle de boucher, attachez la viande à la base de l'os. With kitchen string, tie the meat at the base of the bones.
Retirer la ficelle, défaire le rpoti en gros morceaux ou trancher. Remove the string, undo the roast into chunks or slice.
Enrouler un bout de ficelle autour du cupcake en guise de lasso. Wrap a piece of string around the cupcake as a lasso.
Retirer la ficelle des pièces de viande et servir accompagné de purée de pommes de terre. Remove the string from the meat and serve with mashed potatoes.
L'extrémité libre de la ficelle est tirée de manière serrée pour former un nAEud au niveau du montant. The free end of the string is pulled tightly to form a knot at the post.
56.07 Un changement à une ficelle, à une corde ou à un cordage de la 56.07 A change to twine, cordage, rope or cable of heading No. 56.07 that is
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