jette translation | French-English dictionary

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jette

  

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    jeter  
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jeter, jet, jet, se jeter

il est fin comme Gribouille (qui se jette dans l'eau par crainte de la pluie) exp.
he's dumb as rocks ; he doesn't have two brain cells to rub together ; he's thick as two planks ; he's one fry short of a Happy Meal
il est sot, stupide

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
n.
jet
n.
spray
[Tech.]
v.
throw (vt.) ; cast (vt.)
[Tech.]
n.
jet lesion
[Med.]
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'jette' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
v.
jette l'ancre
exp.
Je ne jette jamais rien.
v.
jette un coup d'oeil rapide
exp.
Je jette simplement un coup d'œil.
"jette": examples and translations in context
" Que celui d'entre vous qui est sans péché lui jette le premier une pierre". "Let him who is without sin among you be the first to throw a stone at her".
Il jette les propositions à la poubelle. It throws them in the waste-paper basket.
Ne jette pas les restes de pâte. Tu peux la rouler et faire d'autres biscuits. Do not throw out the leftover dough. You can roll it and make more cookies.
Jésus voit que cette femme jette deux petites pièces dans le tronc; Jesus sees this woman throwing two coins into the treasury;
Ma réponse fait naître les grésillements de la braise sur laquelle on jette de l'eau. My answer produces the hissing of a fire that's had water thrown onto it.
Je jette à Aoïdé ce qu'on appelle un regard noir : I give Aoide what is generally called a black look:
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