guet translation | French-English dictionary

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guet

  

      nm  
faire le guet      to be on the watch, to be on the look-out  


guet-apens        ( guets-apens    pl  )
      nm   ambush
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

guetter, gué, guêtre, guetter

guet n.
watch

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
n.
aerial surveillance
n.
ambush
v.
watch out for ; lie in wait for
n.
lookout post
exp.
to be on the watch
n.
watchtower
exp.
to be on the look-out
n.
ambush murder
n.
ambushes
exp.
If he goes on like this he's in danger of going bankrupt.
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'guet' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
v.
guetter
exp.
faire le guet
v.
faire le guet
exp.
faire le guet
pr. part
faisant le guet
n.
guet-apens ; piège
Spécialement dans le cadre d'une relation sexuelle.
n.
1. piqûre 2. arnaque ; guet-apens ; mise en scène
exp.
guetter qn
exp.
guetter qch
"guet": examples and translations in context
Si tu es si inquiet, retourne faire le guet. Mushu, if you're so worried, go stand watch.
L'officier de guet est le commandant Burns, compagnie B, aspirant Witt. The officer of the watch is Cmdr. Burns, Company B, Midshipman Witt.
Shirley, fais le guet pendant qu'on prend ça. Shirley, you keep watch while we get these.
Yancy, tu vas faire le guet jusqu'à minuit. Yancy, you'il stand watch till midnight.
Quelqu'un doit faire le guet dans la voiture, non? Someone has to stay in the car and keep watch.
J'ai voulu faire sauter une bouche à incendie sans qu'on fasse le guet. I tried to pop a hydrant, but there was no lookout, so I got shut down.
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