franchir translation | French-English dictionary

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franchir

  

      vt  
  [+obstacle]  
to clear, to get over
     [+seuil, ligne, rivière]   to cross
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
franchir v.
cross (vt.) ; exceed (vt.)

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
exp.
to turn a corner
v.
break taboos ; cross the line ;
v.
take the plunge ; make the leap ; dare ; bite the bullet ; come forward
vi.
to take the project to a new level
v.
go too far
v.
cross the Rubicon ; pass a point of no return
Faire un pas décisif et irréversible, en assumer toutes les conséquences.
v.
cross the red line
exp.
to turn another corner
exp.
to go one stage further
v.
cross the yellow line ; cross the red line (Fig.)
= faire quelque chose qui n'est pas dans les règles (fig).
v.
cross under fire
v.
bite the bullet ; make a leap ; shift to ; take the step ; go beyond a threshold
exp.
to reach the milestone of one's fortieth
v.
cross the doorstep
adj.
no-trespassing
[Comp.]
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'franchir' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
v.
franchir
v.
franchir le Rubicon
v.
franchir un obstacle
v.
franchir les frontières
exp.
difficile de franchir certains sommets
titre de livre de Dawkins
v.
franchir le mur du son
v.
franchir le seuil de la porte
v.
franchir la ligne ; franchir la ligne d'arrivée
exp.
franchir la ligne entre la politique et le sport
v.
franchir le pas ; franchir le cap ; faire le grand saut ; se lancer
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